Sue Wang

Hedge Funds

Bond market cycle shift imminent

Investors should prepare for a swift change in the bond market cycle as US rates finally rise on the back of strong US labour market figures for employment and wages growth, according to one of the world’s leading fixed income investors. Jeffrey Rosenberg, chief investment strategist for Black Rock (pictured), said volatility would not be […]
Hedge Funds

Unconstrained managers taken to task by Ansell of ANZ

The ability of unconstrained fixed income managers to improve on conventional fixed income approaches, was challenged by Graham Ansell, general manager investment management, ANZ at the Fixed Income Forum in Melbourne. In front of a large audience of fixed income portfolio managers, specialist consultants and fund managers, Ansell expressed concern that investors were at danger […]
Investment Strategy

Super funds to act as Australian lenders

Super funds could join the big four banks as a major lender to Australian companies over the next few years. The impact of Basel II reforms, which require banks to hold greater amounts of capital for their riskier loans, has encouraged banks to seek partners for certain loans which have come up for re-financing since […]