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Cbus to divest tobacco stocks

Cbus is to divest holdings in companies that manufacture tobacco products after its board decided it was in the interest of members and their long-term investment returns. The decision was made on the basis that there is no safe level of use of tobacco products and that the current targeting by tobacco companies of young […]
Investment Strategy

Tyndall’s Mike Davis goes back to the future

Mike Davis had been at Tyndall Investment Management less than two months yet has already got his former employees to work with him at the $22.5 billion asset manager. Davis and Tim Martin started Causeway Asset Management in 2003 to invest in private debt. Now Martin and five others will join their old colleague June […]
Investment Strategy

Maple Brown Abbott’s steady hand on the tiller

Garth Rossler does not believe his job as managing director of Maple Brown Abbott means change at the $10 billion asset manager. The Durban, South African born Rossler has worked at the Sydney-based Maple Brown Abbot for 15 years. He believes continuity in fund management is what is required. “At the end of the day […]
Investment Strategy

Rob Adams to head Henderson in Australia

Rob Adams, who for eight years was the Challenger Funds Management chief executive, has been hired by the London-based $103-billion asset manager Henderson Global Investors to head its business in Australia. “It has been part of our strategy to grow our global presence by building out into this key market,” says Henderson CEO Andrew Formica, […]
Investment Strategy

Rob Adams to head Henderson in Australia

Rob Adams, who for eight years was the Challenger Funds Management chief executive, has been hired by the London-based $103-billion asset manager Henderson Global Investors to head its business in Australia. “It has been part of our strategy to grow our global presence by building out into this key market,” says Henderson CEO Andrew Formica, […]
Investment Strategy

BlackRock hires Justin Arter as Australian chief

BlackRock Australia has hired Justin Arter as its country head. Arter replaces Damien Frawley, who joins Brisbane-based Queensland Investment Corporation on July 1. Arter announced on May 18 his departure after two and-a-half years as chief executive of Victorian Funds Management Corporation. He did not specify what company he was going to work.for. Arter also […]
Investment Strategy

BlackRock hires Justin Arter as Australian chief

BlackRock Australia has hired Justin Arter as its country head. Arter replaces Damien Frawley, who joins Brisbane-based Queensland Investment Corporation on July 1. Arter announced on May 18 his departure after two and-a-half years as chief executive of Victorian Funds Management Corporation. He did not specify what company he was going to work.for. Arter also […]
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