statewide super

Hedge Funds

Unable to find value investors turn to cash

The Future Fund’s allocation to cash is the highest it has been for more than five years, increasing from 12.8 per cent to 15.2 per cent in the past quarter. The cash allocation has moved between a low of 5.8 per cent in June 2013 and this new high of 15.2 per cent. December 2010 […]
CIO profiles

Sam Sicilia named CIO of the year

HostPlus’s successful exploitation of the long investment horizon of its young member demographic has seen Sam Sicilia named as the FEAL/ La Trobe Financial chief investment officer of the year. The strategy has seen HostPlus achieve top quartile investment returns for 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10 years to the end of June 2014. Speaking […]
Hedge Funds

Budget crisis? What crisis? Four investors give their views

Talk of an economic crisis has dominated the front pages of newspapers ever since Joe Hockey delivered his budget speech on May 13. Many investors are exasperated at the impact this is having on markets, particularly as many view the Australian economy as healthy by global standards. Political commentators have called on the Coalition to […]