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Investment Strategy

Demise of hedge funds “greatly exaggerated”

Australia’s $43-billion hedge fund industry has survived the global financial crisis intact and has moved back into a “growth trajectory,” according to one of the judges at this year’s Hedge Fund of the Year Awards. Matthew Jeremy, the managing director of Caravel Consulting Services, said the awards – led by overall winner, the BlackRock Australian […]
Investment Strategy

Editor’s pick #7

The “occupy”movement has a woman problemhttp://t.co/9V1VOl2w White House can’t quite get itself to condemn violence by Egypt military, so urges only “restraint on all sides.” http://t.co/dCy1oFRl Human rights of women and girls at ‘extreme risk’ in nearly half the countries in the world http://t.co/93YKpnPI<
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Investment Strategy

EISS slashes manager roster, finalises new consultant

The $2 billion-plus Energy Industries Superannuation Scheme of NSW has shortlisted two international asset consultants as potential replacements for Russell, and has revealed the extent of the investment transformation overseen by FuturePlus CEO Richard Powis and general manager of investments, Michael Block, who arrived in January.
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