Lonsec makes portfolio manager changes after review
By Staff writer  |  In Investment
12:00 pm
Following a strategic asset allocation (SAA) and model portfolio review, Lonsec 's Core Model Portfolios will now have a more balanced allocation between global and Australian equities and an increased ... Read more

Boost from Chinese stimulus to be short-lived
By Mark Smith  |  In Investment
12:35 pm
Tue, 29 Jul
Goldman Sachs' investment management division has lowered its suggested allocation to emerging markets as the Chinese economy struggles to transition from a focus on exports to a focus on domestic con ... Read more

Companies must understand their investors better, report says
By James Fernyhough  |  In Investment
12:30 pm
Tue, 29 Jul
ASX-listed companies must work harder to understand what motivates the voting decisions of their major investors, a new report from the Governance Institute of Australia has argued. Read more

WAM Capital posts record profit
By Mark Smith  |  In Investment
12:25 pm
Tue, 29 Jul
Wilson Asset Management's listed investment company, WAM Capital, has reported a record profit pre-tax profit of $90.5 million for the 12 months to 30 June following strong investment performance. Read more

NAB sells $1bn worth of UK property loans
By James Fernyhough  |  In Investment
11:55 am
Tue, 29 Jul
National Australia Bank (NAB) has agreed to sell £625 million (AU$1.1 billion) worth of UK commercial property loans to Cerberus Global Investors. Read more

Lonsec returns PM CAPITAL fund to 'Recommended'
By Staff writer  |  In Investment
11:40 am
Tue, 29 Jul
Australian fund manager PM CAPITAL's Absolute Performance Fund has received a ratings upgrade to 'Recommended' from investment research house Lonsec. Read more

AMP remains top dog on RI mandates
By James Fernyhough  |  In Investment
12:00 pm
Mon, 28 Jul
AMP Capital remains Australia's largest manager of responsible investment (RI) mandates, according to the Responsible Investment Association of Australia's (RIAA) Benchmark Report 2014. Read more

Passive FUM reaches all-time high
By Mark Smith  |  In Investment
11:05 am
Mon, 28 Jul
Funds allocated to index strategies grew 28% in the 12 months to end of March 2014, taking the total proportion of the funds management market it represents to a record high of 19%, new data from Rainmaker ... Read more

Legg Mason acquires UK global equity manager
By Mark Smith  |  In Investment
12:50 pm
Fri, 25 Jul
Baltimore-based asset manager Legg Mason has acquired UK international equity manager Martin Currie. Read more

Select brings Neuberger Berman hedge fund strategy to Australia
By Mark Smith  |  In Investment
12:40 pm
Fri, 25 Jul
Select Fund Services has made a Neuberger Berman fund-of-hedge-funds strategy available to retail and self-managed super fund (SMSF) investors. Read more
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