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Fund managers’ fees can drop by 25bps

Frontier Advisors has said fund managers fees can come down by 25 basis points over the next five years, advocating a move away from an ad valorem fee structure to a flat dollar fee with a CPI escalator, combined with a performance fee that genuinely rewards true skill. The current norm for fund managers’ fee […]
Hedge Funds

Conservative options face grim five-year forecast

A scenario analysis tool developed by Frontier Advisors is confronting superannuation funds with the likelihood that their return objectives could be difficult to achieve over the medium term. The consultant has been offering its web based Prism tool to clients since April to allow them to carry out stress testing of portfolios and to see […]