The wall of capital sitting on the sidelines waiting to be deployed in private assets is driving prices up to untenable values, warned two of Australia’s top investment chiefs at a recent ASFA conference.
Elizabeth FryNovember 18, 2019
Re-risking towards the end of work years is a good idea in Australia and overseas, global investment manager Schroders has found.
Meredith BoothApril 10, 2018
Australian super funds should look to how foreign peers have used data to help workers achieve retirement goals, a Schroders executive says.
Meredith BoothFebruary 8, 2018
When Fiona Trafford-Walker, director of consulting at Frontier Advisors, told the AIST ASI conference in September that after years of talking about the possibility of lower fund management fees, funds were starting to make major breakthroughs, there was little fund manager feedback on the speech. Here Franklin Templeton, Schroders, and Vanguard all give their feedback. […]
David RowleyNovember 26, 2015
Some of the most vindicated fund managers in a lacklustre year for markets are those running dynamic multi-asset funds. Funds run by the likes of Aviva Investors, Invesco, Schroders and Standard Life Investments are in line for a string of institutional wins by the end of the year. All lived up to their promise in […]
David RowleyOctober 19, 2015
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 […]
David RowleyMay 8, 2015