paul caskey

Hedge Funds

New proposal for defining a defensive asset

Defensive assets should be determined on an individual asset basis, rather than on an asset class level, delegates heard at the Conexus Financial Fiduciary Investors Symposium. Paul Caskey, chief investment officer of the South Australian work injury insurance scheme ReturnToWorkSA, presented a new formula for helping to determine which funds could be included in the […]
Hedge Funds

Insurance fund calls for defensive asset clarity

Super funds should not give up in their search for a mutually acceptable definition of defensive and growth assets, urges Paul Caskey, chief investment officer of the South Australia injury insurance scheme ReturntoWork. Caskey, who uses the performance tables of super funds to help benchmark his $3 billion fund, has stepped into a debate that […]