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Editor’s pick #7

The “occupy”movement has a woman problemhttp://t.co/9V1VOl2w White House can’t quite get itself to condemn violence by Egypt military, so urges only “restraint on all sides.” http://t.co/dCy1oFRl Human rights of women and girls at ‘extreme risk’ in nearly half the countries in the world http://t.co/93YKpnPI<
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EISS slashes manager roster, finalises new consultant

The $2 billion-plus Energy Industries Superannuation Scheme of NSW has shortlisted two international asset consultants as potential replacements for Russell, and has revealed the extent of the investment transformation overseen by FuturePlus CEO Richard Powis and general manager of investments, Michael Block, who arrived in January.
Investment Strategy

Russell’s Wednesday of woe: 36 gone in Australia

Russell is paying the price for its new dependence on asset-based fees, with 20 Melbourne staff and 16 Sydney staff retrenched last Wednesday including the director of investor services and all but two of the institutional business development managers, while it will not re-tender for one of its largest asset consulting contracts.
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Russell's Wednesday of woe: 36 gone in Australia

Russell is paying the price for its new dependence on asset-based fees, with 20 Melbourne staff and 16 Sydney staff retrenched last Wednesday including the director of investor services and all but two of the institutional business development managers, while it will not re-tender for one of its largest asset consulting contracts.