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Global $221bn manager hires BlackRock exec for new Australian officeBY ALEX BURKE | TUESDAY, 12 JUN 2018 12:51PM
A global investment manager headquarted in Zurich has appointed the head of wealth for BlackRock's local iShares business to lead an expansion into the Australian market.Read more: Australia, BlackRock, Alternative Risk Premia, Global, iShares, Zurich, Alex Zaika, Asia, Barclays Capital, Celine Kabashima, GAM Investments, Macquarie Bank, Rossen Djounov, Shed Enterprises, Sydney, Tim Rainsford
Australian super funds growing their in-house asset management teams is having a positive impact on gender equality in investment management, with more women wanting to work with profit-to-member funds than other funds management firms.
AvSuper today advised it has invited a select number of super funds to discuss a potential merger, having determined it would be in the best interests of members to do so.
Fresh proposals from the Australian Law Reform Commission aim to simplify several complex areas of financial advice legislation.
The last sitting day for parliament this year has come and gone without progressing legislation designed to make sure those earning less than $450 a month are paid super.
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