Russell Investment Group

Investment Strategy

Vinva hired to make Russell fund ‘cutting edge’

Russell Investments has appointed Vinva Investment Management to a multi-manager fund for its “cutting-edge” quantitative methods that seek profit as stocks rise and fall in value. Vinva’s so-called active extension strategy, which bets that certain stocks will rise in value and others will fall, gained an investment mandate from Russell’s $675-million Australian Opportunities Fund in […]
Hedge Funds

…as Watson Wyatt rains on Russell's ETF parade

Just as one of the world’s major consulting and multimanager groups is about to launch Australia’s first active exchange-traded funds (ETFs), an arch-rival consulting firm has questioned the attractiveness of the investment vehicle for institutional investors.