Industry View

Technology helps trustee transparency but also regulator scrutiny

Jeffrey Leckstein, head of Australia at Bloomberg, explains how technology is improving transparency for investors but also how regulators are using it for accountability. As global growth converges towards a slower speed, more funds in Australia are utilising derivatives to achieve investment objectives and manage exposures, leaving trustees and boards increasingly concerned about the associated risks. Many […]
Investment Strategy

Unisuper raises IT to executive team

Unisuper has added an IT specialist to its leadership team in recognition of the important role it plays in the creation of new products and the delivery of Stronger Super compliance. The move is an initiative of new chief executive officer Kevin O’Sullivan who wants more energy put into product development following several years focusing […]
Investment Strategy

Editor’s pick #3

Spanish nationals arrested and charged with importing 300kgs of cocaine worth $78m into Queensland bit.ly/txHjLY Six Dead as Libyan Militias Clash Near Tripoli nyti.ms/vKdhlD The death of the FARC’s leader is a triumph for the Colombian government. But will it make peace any easier to attain?econ.st/tSC3Vd Book Review: London Under – The Secret History Beneath the Streets […]