Investment Strategy

Eaton Vance, Hexavest launch global fund

Boston-based investment manager Eaton Vance, which established a new Australian office late last year, has launched a global equity fund in the Australian market targeting institutional investors. Eaton Vance is offering the Eaton Vance (Australia) Hexavest All-Country Global Equity Fund, which is managed through the firm’s new 49-per-cent interest, Montreal-based manager Hexavest. Industry superannuation fund, […]
Investment Strategy

Bees to the honey pot

I&T News has a new columnist, one of Sydney’s biggest investors and wheeler-dealers, who goes by the nom de plum, Castlereagh. He had a busy week, being feted by the hordes of international fund managers who are making their way to Australia in search of investors. Isn’t international tourism struggling because of the high value […]
Investment Strategy

Eaton Vance confirms stake in Hexavest

Investment management firm Eaton Vance has agreed to acquire 49 per cent of Montreal-based Hexavest in a move with implications for the local market. Canadian money manager Hexavest has $1.5bn in assets under management in Australia with some large local clients. On completion of the transaction, Eaton Vance will assume primary responsibility for Hexavest’s new […]