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Book recommendations

What books do chief investment officers read to give them an edge? Earlier in the year we asked Mark Delaney, chief investment officer of AustralianSuper, and Matt Whineray, chief investment officer of NZ Super, to recommend recent books that had changed the way they think about investing. For good measure, Investment Magazine’s personal choice goes […]

Profile: David Rae, head of investment analysis at NZ Super

The NZ$25.5 billion NZSuper (AUS$23.6 billion) is intended to reduce the tax burden on future taxpayers to fund New Zealand Superannuation, the retirement benefit paid to eligible citizens by the Federal Government. The government is not scheduled to make withdrawals from it until 2029-30 and the fund will peak about the same time today’s four […]
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ESG rethink can add 40 basis points per month: Hermes

Rigorous Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) management can deliver an extra 40 basis points per month according to Saker Nusseibeh, CEO and head of investment at Hermes Fund Managers. “Where it [ESG] really matters for performance is in consistently avoiding bad governance. You can add 40 basis points per month… Per month!” Nusseibeh told a […]