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Investment Strategy

Consultant puts a price on carbon for ETS future

Pending the introduction of an emissions trading scheme (ETS), between 1 and 2 per cent of shareholder value in the top 200 Australian listed companies will be at risk if they do not reduce or mitigate their exposure to carbon. Paul Newland, managing director of Arbor Partners, an advisor to institutional investors which focuses on […]
Investment Strategy

Consultant puts a price on carbon for ETS future

Pending the introduction of an emissions trading scheme (ETS), between 1 and 2 per cent of shareholder value in the top 200 Australian listed companies will be at risk if they do not reduce or mitigate their exposure to carbon. Paul Newland, managing director of Arbor Partners, an advisor to institutional investors which focuses on […]
Investment Strategy

MLC warns against pitfalls of ‘MAA’

Susan Gosling MLC Investment Management’s head of capital markets has observed the industry-wide trend toward medium-term asset allocation, which is even being adopted by “the bastions of actuarial purity”, Russell Investments, but questioned whether it might cause “an insidious slide into market timing” by the multimanager industry.
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MLC warns against pitfalls of 'MAA'

Susan Gosling MLC Investment Management’s head of capital markets has observed the industry-wide trend toward medium-term asset allocation, which is even being adopted by “the bastions of actuarial purity”, Russell Investments, but questioned whether it might cause “an insidious slide into market timing” by the multimanager industry.
Investment Strategy

Escrow could be the wary investor’s friend

Escrow has emerged as a potential risk management tool for super funds doing direct investment deals in infrastructure and private equity in an environment where counterparty risk is front of mind. Escrow can be used by buyers and sellers of assets where price uncertainty or counterparty risk exists, and is typically used to help settle […]
Investment Strategy

Escrow could be the wary investor’s friend

Escrow has emerged as a potential risk management tool for super funds doing direct investment deals in infrastructure and private equity in an environment where counterparty risk is front of mind. Escrow can be used by buyers and sellers of assets where price uncertainty or counterparty risk exists, and is typically used to help settle […]
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