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Chief economist update: Another year over, a new one begins
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 7 JAN 2019
Happy New Year! I wish you one, although undoubtedly you've all been wished the same thing many times over from the lead up to Christmas and some are still coming in seven days into 2019 ... better late than never. You, I and Irene certainly need ...
Boutique behemoth in the making
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 6 DEC 2018
... as it acquires a London-based alternative manager. Generali is acquiring CM Investment Solutions (CMISL) from Bank of America Merrill Lynch. CMISL delivers alternative UCITS strategies for its international client base and has about $15 billion (US$11bn) ...
IFM Investors chair lays out priorities
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 DEC 2018
... 329 clients in 19 countries. Earlier this year, it opened a Switzerland office, set up an infrastructure fund in North America and returned a part of fees to clients after reaping better than expected returns on its investments. The business has four ...
Chief economist update: Tariff man takes Wall Street down
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 DEC 2018
... so. It will always be the best way to max out our economic power. We are right now taking in billions in Tariffs. MAKE AMERICA RICH AGAIN." The implication, of course, is that all the good things he said about his weekend talk with Chinese president ...
Chief economist update: Thanks for nothing
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 NOV 2018
America's Thanksgiving celebration is only two winks away but the way the US equity market is going, investors have nothing to give thanks for. Three of Wall Street's benchmark equity indices are now in the red for the year - S&P 500 down 1.2% ...
Chief economist update: The money is one Fed rate hike next year
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 19 NOV 2018
... decides to go slow on raising interest rates. This is because in doing so the Fed would underwrite growth not only in America but in offshore economies as well.
Global asset managers sign responsible firearms framework
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 15 NOV 2018
... signatories to these firearms principles in an effort to reduce risks and encourage progress in addressing gun safety issues in America." Signatories currently include: California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS); California State Teachers' ...
Whitehelm targets $2.4tn sector
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 NOV 2018
... investment vehicle is set up to pool pension fund investments in select smart city infrastructure across Europe, North America, Australia and other major urban areas globally. The fund will finance the scale up of integrated smart city solutions, which ...
Chief economist update: Americans who want work will find it
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 5 NOV 2018
... luck or design, the booming US economy would have been US president Donald Trump's major legacy to the world - with America super charging growth all around the globe. But alas! Reminiscent of the song, Trump spoils it all by saying something stupid ...
AustralianSuper awards $500m mandate
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 OCT 2018
... or AAA in Australian dollars. It was founded in 2014 by former JP Morgan bonds salesman Angus Coote and former Bank of America Merrill Lynch bond trader Charles Jamieson. As at 30 September, the strategy had returned 0.36% per annum above the index return ...
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