stephen huppert

Hedge Funds

REI reappoints implemented consultant

REI Super, the industry fund for the real estate profession, has reappointed Ibbotson Associates as its implemented investment consultant for a further three years. Mal Smith, chief executive of REI Super, said his fund strongly valued Ibbotson’s depth of capabilities and expertise. In particular, he lauded Ibbotson’s creation of the Premium Income option for members, […]

Middle office evolution

Should super funds expand their middle offices as they grow, or is it more efficient for them to rely on an expanded range of services from custodians? Leading super fund chief financial officers, consultants and representatives of NAB Asset Servicing met in Melbourne recently to discuss this. Philip Hope, chief executive of Morse Consulting, has […]