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Contango founder ousted in leadership battle
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 28 MAR 2017   12:59PM
Two Contango MicroCap (CTN) directors were removed following an extraordinary general meeting and a third resigned prior to resolutions being passed. Ian Neil Ferres and Contango Asset Management founder David Stevens were unseated during the EGM ...
Hedge fund star joins Merchant Group line-up
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 28 MAR 2017   12:54PM
Diversified financial services firm Merchant Group is welcoming a hedge fund veteran to head up its new corporate advisory business. Justin Klintberg, former portfolio manager at European group Marble Bar Asset Management and founder of pan-Asian ...
ETFs attracting insto appetites: VanEck
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 27 MAR 2017   12:19PM
New research from VanEck suggests Australian institutional investors will likely be ramping up their allocations to exchange-traded funds. More than half (55%) of institutions surveyed currently use ETFs; 56% indicated they would be increasing this ...
Younger investors flock to offshore equities
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 27 MAR 2017   12:02PM
Generation X and Y investors have a marked preference for international stocks compared to their elders, according to the latest research from nabtrade. In the 12 months to 31 January 2017, nabtrade found Gen X investors raised their turnover of ...
Legg Mason appoints Sydney head from UBS
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 27 MAR 2017   11:52AM
As part of its Australian expansion, Legg Mason appointed the head of its newly opened Sydney office and its national key account manager. Matt Stovold joins Legg Mason's new Sydney team from UBS Wealth Management, where he was a managing director. ...
OC partners for micro-cap fund
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 24 MAR 2017   12:36PM
OC Funds Management partnered to launch a new fund targeting Australian and New Zealand companies with a market cap of less than $350 million. The OC Micro-Cap FUnd, launched with Copia Investment Partners, was previously known as the OC ...
Citi boosts wealth team
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 24 MAR 2017   12:24PM
Citi is expanding its wealth management business with four new hires. Danica Hampton joins Citi as head of investment specialists. Prior to this role she was head of currency overlay and solution sales at NAB; and global markets research senior ...
CommInsure cleared of medical misconduct
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 23 MAR 2017   12:36PM
ASIC's investigation into CommInsure found no evidence of claims managers applying pressure on medical staff to change assessments, although the regulator said claims handling fell short of community expectations. CommInsure employees have been ...
AMP Capital CIO departs in leadership reshuffle
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 23 MAR 2017   12:33PM
AMP Capital's chief investment officer for global equities and fixed income will leave the business as part of a leadership restructure. Mark Beardow joined AMP Capital in 1998 as a credit analyst before moving onto head of credit markets, head of ...
Insync appoints portfolio manager
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 23 MAR 2017   12:32PM
A new portfolio manager has been appointed to Insync Funds Management's investment team. John Lobb joins Insync having held similar roles at Bankers Trust, Citigroup Global Asset Management, Credit Suisse Global Asset Management and Orion Asset ...
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New-York based financial firm Goldman Sachs is planning to launch an ETF which will invest in high-yield corporate debt, according to documents filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
ALEX BURKE  |   12:59PM
Two Contango MicroCap (CTN) directors were removed following an extraordinary general meeting and a third resigned prior to resolutions being passed.
BT Financial Group confirmed its chief investment officer left the company "effective immediately."
Franklin Templeton Investments has launched its global online training portal for advisers in the Australian market.
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