Hedge Funds

Legalsuper to finally get its CIO

Legalsuper hopes to announce its first ever chief investment officer at the end of this month. This is the $2.6 billion industry fund’s second try at appointing a CIO, after its search in October for a senior industry figure looking to convert from a full-time to a part-time role did not yield enough candidates. Changing […]
Investment Strategy

Local boutiques eclipse Hong Kong, Singapore

Australian hedge funds and boutique investment firms control $208.4-billion-worth of assets, or around 17 percent of the total of $1.19 trillion managed by the entire Australian investment management industry. These are the findings of an inaugural survey by Triple A Partners and Basis Point Consulting, launched this week as the Australian Hedge and Boutique Fund […]
Investment Strategy

Sam Berridge joins Perennial

Perennial Value Management Ltd., the $19 billion-asset manager, has hired Sam Berridge as a resources analyst concentrating on researching small mining companies. Berridge is part of a Perennial Value Small Companies team and started work at the company on April 30, a statement says. He was previously a metals and mining analyst at Royal Bank […]
Investment Strategy

Perennial Real Estate wants more

David Kivell has been managing director at Perennial Real Estate Investments for less than two months. But he has grand visions. Kivell, who oversees an investment team of 11 people that manages $1.4 billion in publicly traded or soon to be traded property stocks, wants to bolster funds under management to as much as $6 […]
Investment Strategy

Perennial hires David Kivell for property investments

David Kivell, former managing director of CBRE Global Real Estate Securities, has been hired by Perennial Investment Partners Ltd. as head of property investments to oversee a $1.8 billion portfolio. Kivell replaces Stephen Hayes who has resigned “to take an extended break from work,” a Perennial statement says. Kivell will manage a team of 10 […]