Russell Investments’ director of capital markets research has left the firm to return to academia, while a communications specialist joined the Melbourne office yesterday in a client-facing role just months after 36 people were retrenched from the Australian business.
Staff WriterJuly 13, 2009
The $28 billion AustralianSuper terminated several mandates with active equities managers last week and directed most of the freed-up capital to passive exposures, in an effort to simplify its portfolio by trimming excess managers.
Staff WriterApril 14, 2009
The Australian equities division of Legg Mason has recruited a small caps co-portfolio manager to help fulfil duties previously covered by Tony Pearce, who exited the business in late 2008 after a 26-year tenure.
Staff WriterJanuary 19, 2009
How to better reflect climate change impacts and the burgeoning growth of emerging markets into client portfolios will be top priorities for JANA Investment Advisers’ Ken Marshman as he assumes a new role as ‘head of investment outcomes’.
Staff WriterMarch 26, 2008