Investment Management Consultant Association

Hedge Funds

QSuper to merge accumulation and decumulation phases

QSuper will start managing default members’ investments through, instead of to retirement within the next few years. Speaking at an IMCA seminar in Sydney, Brad Holzberger, chief investment officer of QSuper, revealed it had always been the fund’s intention to do this, but its first goal had been to launch its accumulation cohort strategy in […]
Investment Strategy

IMCA Australia launches CIMA Scholarship Program

The Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) is offering a range of scholarships for its Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) Program. The professional development course is aimed improving both the practical and theoretical investment knowledge of individuals, as well as their industry contacts. It is the only program offered in Australia that is designed for investment […]
Hedge Funds

Low volatility on the rise

Superannuation funds will make a big shift into low-volatility smart-beta products over the next 12 months, according to Fraser Murray, head of equities at Frontier Advisors. Speaking at a packed Investment Management Consultant Association (IMCA) seminar in Sydney, Murray told how there had been little activity in this space until now, but this was about […]