The merger of Equip Super and Catholic Super is unlikely to alter the joint venture's investment strategy since the funds' asset allocation mix is similar and there is a huge overlap in investment beliefs, says Anna Shelley, CIO of the merged entity.
Elizabeth FryAugust 26, 2019
People in Asia and economies have embraced activities such as online commerce and live streaming far more than in the US, portfolio manager
Alice UribeSeptember 18, 2018
Perpetual Ltd has named Tony D’Aloisio, a former ASX boss and ASIC commissioner, as its incoming chair to replace Peter Scott.
Sally RoseDecember 13, 2016
Servicing a $2.1 trillion superannuation industry has equipped local fund managers with skills that are attractive to overseas investors.
Dan PurvesDecember 7, 2016
The rise and development of alternative beta strategies are reminiscent of the early days of the internet, Philippe Jordan, president of Capital Fund Management told delegates at the Absolute Returns Conference. Investment banks, large institutional fund managers, hedge funds and consultants are all competing to offer such strategies which rely on the use of algorithms […]
Dan PurvesSeptember 18, 2015
There are six weeks until the third annual Conexus Financial Superannuation Awards, with limited tickets left. This year’s finalists were selected based on a quantitative assessment by Rice Warner upon which the selection committee placed relative weights. Here is a mini-profile of every organisation and person that made the shortlist. Richard Brandweiner CFA moved from […]
Dan PurvesApril 8, 2015
The number of global equity teams trading from Australia has risen to nine, in part driven by the growing pool of assets in superannuation. The most recent addition are two funds from Antipodes Partners run by Jacob Mitchell, former deputy chief investment officer of Platinum Asset Management and a portfolio manager of the Platinum International […]
David RowleyMarch 23, 2015