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Investment Strategy

KiwiSaver assets under management NZ$11.6 bln

KiwiSaver, New Zealand’s nationwide pension scheme, has boosted its assets under management to NZ$11.63 billion as of the end of last year. Funds under management rose 7.5 per cent or NZ$580 million on December 31 from September 30 when they were $10.82 billion. “There have been very strong flows, $500 billion a quarter for several […]
Investment Strategy

Life settlements struggle with own success

The Queensland-based Life Settlements Wholesale Fund topped $1 billion under management during March, but its 1000 per cent growth in a year has put pressure on returns. Seed investment from seven Australian institutional clients, including Victorian Funds Management Corporation and four large super funds, has seen life settlements become one of the industry’s fastest growing […]
Investment Strategy

Life settlements struggle with own success

The Queensland-based Life Settlements Wholesale Fund topped $1 billion under management during March, but its 1000 per cent growth in a year has put pressure on returns. Seed investment from seven Australian institutional clients, including Victorian Funds Management Corporation and four large super funds, has seen life settlements become one of the industry’s fastest growing […]
Hedge Funds

Nervous’ investors give K2 a 400% inflow spike

Newly-listed hedge fund manager K2 Asset Management had its biggest month ever in net inflows in November, but it has little if nothing to do with the November 29 float on the Australian Stock Exchange, according to K2 founder and managing director Campbell Neal.
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