Patrick Farrell

Hedge Funds

Bank super fund changes its spots

BT Financial Group is changing its reputation as the provider of a retail fund that is overly fee-conscious and vanilla in asset allocation. Under the direction of chief investment officer, Patrick Farrell, the group – which manages $27 billion of super and adviser-directed personal investments – has increased the size of its investment team to […]
Investment Strategy

BT streamlines $26bn asset owner operations

BT’s asset owner teams are being streamlined into a single unit so as to better tailor solutions for clients. The move coincides with a shift of its MySuper portfolios into more illiquid investments. The new operation will be run by David Lees, the general manager of investments and insurance at the BT Group, while Patrick […]
Hedge Funds

Advance adapts to macroeconomic change

Some of the most dangerous risks that investors face today are reported in news headlines. Underpinning stories about Greece’s potential exit from the shared euro currency and anaemic United States economic growth is a key theme that Patrick Farrell and his investment team use to oversee $9.8 billion in multi-manager funds at Advance Investment Solutions. […]