ACSA’s stronger super task force win awards

Four individuals have been recognised by the Australian Custodial Services Association (ACSA) for outstanding contributions to custody and investment administration. The 2014 ACSA award winners are: • Marian Azer, head of global funds services, product for J.P. Morgan Investor Services Australia and New Zealand • Daniel Cheever, vice president and head of superannuation of State […]

How the Coalition can win on superannuation

The only certainty in the discussion on superannuation board standards is that all sides agree there are some poor performing trustee directors out there. If the Coalition can deal with this in a way that does not cause excessive cost or disruption it will look very smart, but it won’t be easy. As conservatives the […]
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Colonial wins $1.3 billion mandate from UniSuper

Colonial First State Global Asset Management has won a $1.3 billion domestic fixed income mandate from UniSuper. The mandate is for government and semi-government bonds and was secured through a competitive tender, says Warren Bird, co-head of global fixed interest and credit at Colonial. “Institutional investors are seeking solutions which balance outcomes with appropriate research, […]