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Hedge Funds

Woolworths is John Pearce’s biggest regret

John Pearce has taken the brave step of revealing the investments he got wrong over the last year in his role as chief investment of UniSuper. The fund has an overweight bet on many high yielding Australian shares and while this paid off for Telstra and ASX it has produced an 18 per cent loss […]
Investment Strategy

Blue Sky gets Milk in deal with Olympian

The private equity division of fund manager Blue Sky Alternative Investments has invested $2 million in Olympian Michael Klim’s company, Milk & Co. The deal will help fund Milk & Co’s expansion through additional executive staff and working capital as the company looks to establish itself as a major global brand for natural and organic […]
Investment Strategy

Corporate outsourcing trend continues

Skandia’s former CEO, Lars-Eric Petersson, was sentenced to a two-year jail term by a Swedish court last week for fiddling the company’s executive bonus scheme. Skandia’s former CEO, Lars-Eric Petersson, was sentenced to a two-year jail term by a Swedish court last week for fiddling the company’s executive bonus scheme. According to a report on […]