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Investment Strategy

Mercer anoints its three alternative assets to watch

Mercer Investment Consulting has predicted that the next “big things” in the alternatives market will be private debt, insurance-linked securities, and aircraft leasing. “We’ve recently experienced an alternatives bubble as investors, chasing ‘alpha’ or above-index returns, sought greater exposure to alternative asset classes such as hedge funds – many of which haven’t delivered,” according to […]
Investment Strategy

Mercer anoints its three alternative assets to watch

Mercer Investment Consulting has predicted that the next “big things” in the alternatives market will be private debt, insurance-linked securities, and aircraft leasing. “We’ve recently experienced an alternatives bubble as investors, chasing ‘alpha’ or above-index returns, sought greater exposure to alternative asset classes such as hedge funds – many of which haven’t delivered,” according to […]
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Investment Strategy

LGS dumps InTech, looks to hire investment analyst

The $4.7 billion NSW Local Government Superannuation Scheme (LGS) has cut ties with its asset consultant of three years, InTech Investment Consulting, and appointed an international competitor, while the fund is looking to beef up its internal resources later this year to help meet reporting requirements under the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
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