James Packer

Investment Strategy

Castlereagh is king of the dance floor

Having been blessed with more than a passable sense of rhythm, it was no surprise that I completely blitzed the field in the Elvis competition at the SuperRatings 10th anniversary awards in Melbourne last Thursday. A group of 50-somethings in penguin suits were plucked randomly from the crowd, myself among them, and we were commanded […]
Hedge Funds

Ellerston didn't get Sevior, now loses one to Perpetual

James Packer’s Ellerston Capital, which tried unsuccessfully to poach Perpetual Investment’s head of equities John Sevior, has now lost its veteran long/short manager to that organisation, which has also just poached from Platinum Asset Management to incubate an Asian equities strategy.