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Investment Strategy

New thinking needed on asset allocation

The global slowdown has exposed the vulnerabilities of traditional asset allocation, according to senior managing director of State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), Shawn Johnson, while sharing the AA implications he believed would be relevant depending on the ‘shape’ of the global economic recovery. “Correlations tend to ‘1’ during a crisis, so the theoretical minimum variance, […]
Investment Strategy

New thinking needed on asset allocation

The global slowdown has exposed the vulnerabilities of traditional asset allocation, according to senior managing director of State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), Shawn Johnson, while sharing the AA implications he believed would be relevant depending on the ‘shape’ of the global economic recovery. “Correlations tend to ‘1’ during a crisis, so the theoretical minimum variance, […]
Investment Strategy

Public Knowledge – making news this month…

InTech appointed former Rothschild Australia Asset Management exec director, Daryl Hawkey, as a non-exec director, while van Eyk tapped former Russell head of insto business Steve Roberts for its board. Former hedge fund manager Geoff Weir was appointed managing director of the Australian Financial Centre Forum , a join government/financial services industry initiative to position […]
Investment Strategy

Public Knowledge – making news this month…

InTech appointed former Rothschild Australia Asset Management exec director, Daryl Hawkey, as a non-exec director, while van Eyk tapped former Russell head of insto business Steve Roberts for its board. Former hedge fund manager Geoff Weir was appointed managing director of the Australian Financial Centre Forum , a join government/financial services industry initiative to position […]
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