Jeremy Cooper

Hedge Funds

The danger of set-and-forget equity strategies in retirement

The long-term equity risk premium (ERP) has a much higher degree of volatility than established thinking holds to be true, according to new research by Drew, Walk & Co. It claims while the average ERP in Australia is around 6 per cent (though it has been below its long-term average since 1990) the wide distribution […]
Investment Strategy

Jeremy Cooper to review progress so far

The creators of the principals behind Stronger Super regulation are to publicly assess how far the industry and the regulator have progressed in enacting their vision. Both Jeremy Cooper and Paul Costello will be talking in Sydney and Melbourne at the Investment Management Consultants Association in Sydney on November 26 and in Melbourne on November […]

Gerard Noonan editorial

Some people love change. Many resist change as an unwelcome reshaping of their pleasant personal landscape. Others reckon you have to wrestle with it, even if you don’t like it. They make the most of their efforts to improve things. Put me in the first and third categories. We groan and grumble that governments and […]