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Investment Strategy

Kill complexity, just follow the money: Schroders

The head of Australian equities at Schroders Investment Management, Martin Conlon, has argued that good investment analysis looks first at the ungeared cashflows of companies. The industry’s favoured valuation yardstick, the price/ earnings ratio, was unreliable because it introduced leveraged profits into the process. The importance of finding the true source of cashflows was demonstrated […]
Investment Strategy

Kill complexity, just follow the money: Schroders

The head of Australian equities at Schroders Investment Management, Martin Conlon, has argued that good investment analysis looks first at the ungeared cashflows of companies. The industry’s favoured valuation yardstick, the price/ earnings ratio, was unreliable because it introduced leveraged profits into the process. The importance of finding the true source of cashflows was demonstrated […]
Investment Strategy

Actuaries call for new risk framework to prevent future crises

An international actuaries report has proposed a new global risk management framework to prevent future financial crises which includes stricter capital requirements for financial institutions with remuneration incentives focused “excessively” on the short term, and the appointment of a country chief risk supervisor. The report, written by the International Actuarial Association (IAA) and titled Dealing […]
Investment Strategy

Actuaries call for new risk framework to prevent future crises

An international actuaries report has proposed a new global risk management framework to prevent future financial crises which includes stricter capital requirements for financial institutions with remuneration incentives focused “excessively” on the short term, and the appointment of a country chief risk supervisor. The report, written by the International Actuarial Association (IAA) and titled Dealing […]
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