midas

Hedge Funds

Gloomy investors take a shine to gold

King Midas once said “everything I touch turns to gold” and in an environment  of continuing market volatility, institutional  investors are increasingly wishing they had the Midas touch – according to ETF Securities’ Nigel Phelan.  Gold is enjoying a stellar run. A surge in the gold price has helped this precious metal overshadow most other […]
Unintentional

In this month's issue

June 2011 Cover Story ESG inaction: Who voted in Australia’s first climate-change resolution, and why Australia’s first -ever shareholder vote on climat e change, put to Woodsi de Petroleum in April, provided superannuation funds with a prime opportunity to support the sustainability principles that many of them have espoused for years. But at this first […]