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Aussie millionaires are cashed up: Report
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUL 2019
... the report said, as less than one in four (23%) invest in global equities, and only one in 10 hold international bonds. Baby boomers are more likely to invest in cash or Australian equities, while younger investors tend to be more ...
Super funds keen on alternatives managers
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUL 2019
... 31 December 2019. Of the total mandates appointed, 44% were for alternatives strategies, 30% was for equities, 14% for bonds/cash mandates and 12% for property mandates. "The medium run trend is for a slightly increasing proportion of mandates ...
BetaShares launches FTSE 100 ETF
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 16 JUL 2019
... Last week, BetaShares launched an Aussie government bond ETF that aims to track the performance of an index that provides exposure to a portfolio of high-quality, income-producing bonds issued primarily by Australian federal and state governments.
Impact investing under threat
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 16 JUL 2019
... not necessarily having a substantial positive impact on the environment. "In Australia, the big banks have issued green bonds. We've invested in some of them and not in others. I'm not knocking them as an asset class but I'm saying if ...
US bonds present ESG problem
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 15 JUL 2019
... global head of stewardship believes ESG-focused investors should exercise caution before investing in US corporate bonds. Schroders global head of stewardship Jessica Ground told a media briefing in Sydney recently that some US corporate bonds ...
New Bond ETF for BetaShares
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUL 2019
... AGVT) aims to track the performance of an index that provides exposure to a portfolio of high-quality, income-producing bonds issued primarily by Australian federal and state governments. The ETF also tracks a component issued by supranationals ...
Industry fund awards $500m mandate
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUL 2019
... and the investments are managed through Ardea, Coolabah and Kapstream. The fund took a decision to hold longer duration bonds, moving away from cash plus and inflation plus products, Block said in a May interview with Financial Standard . "We ...
Bonds raise alarm at fund manager
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 JUL 2019
A boutique fixed income manager is trying to placate investors over its bets on potentially risky corporate bonds issued by companies owned by a European financier. H20 Asset Management invested in unrated bonds issued by companies related to ...
Instos flex influence over investee companies
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 27 JUN 2019
... it already has a lot on its balance sheet - especially if they themselves have already invested in the company's bonds," Veld said. Veld said it was interesting to find how institutional investors believe they have a significant impact on ...
Chief economist update: Cash is King
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 JUN 2019
... since March 2009 - while bond allocations increased from 34% underweight to a net 22% underweight (might be counter-intuitive but given low/very low bond yields plus sinking inflation expectations provide no incentive to go overweight on bonds).
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