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The next 20 years in Aussie ETFs

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 26 AUG 2021
State Street's head of the asset manager segment in Asia Pacific Neil Macdonald says active ETFs, thematic products and ESG will dominate the ETF industry in the years to come. Macdonald joined State Street earlier this year from KPMG, and now works ...

80% of instos find sustainability difficult

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 23 AUG 2021
... institutional investors find sustainability challenging. Schroders surveyed 750 institutional investors, including 205 in Asia Pacific. Among the Australian institutions 75% said they found sustainability challenging. Australian investors are also concerned ...

CFS appoints risk chief from MLC

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 23 AUG 2021
... to institutional investors. Following that, Lane was chief operating officer for Mercer's investments business in Asia Pacific, while also consulting to wealth businesses, superannuation trustees and other institutions. He would eventually be global ...

Jupiter AM adds APAC insto lead

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 19 AUG 2021
Jupiter Asset Management welcomed an institutional distribution lead for Asia Pacific, in what is a newly created role for the UK-based firm. Adam Phua has been appointed to the role, joining from Allianz Global Investors where he was managing director ...

BlackRock adds to APAC leadership

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 19 AUG 2021
BlackRock has named the head of iShares and index investments for Asia Pacific, promoting from within. Peter Loehnert has been appointed to the role, which is based in Hong Kong, and will be responsible for iShares' ETF market share and adoption ...

CBRE Clarion portfolio manager departs

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... Clarion Securities senior analyst and portfolio manager Gavin Peacock has left the firm. CBRE Sydney office head and Asia Pacific team leader Justin Pica will continue to be lead portfolio manager for its A-REITs strategy, UBS said in a statement. "Ken ...

Frontier hires former Perpetual head of infrastructure

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... superannuation funds consolidate and develop deeper in-house capabilities. It has sought a new set of clients, including other Asia Pacific institutional investors, local endowments, not-for-profits, high-net-worth investors, and liability-driven investors ...

New Forests appoints head of sustainability

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... Stewart has also joined as head of communications from BNY Mellon where she was principal, head of communications for Asia Pacific and Europe. Both Saleeba and Stewart will report to managing director, impact and advocacy Radha Kuppalli. "We are excited ...

State Street hires for APAC

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 16 AUG 2021
State Street is expanding its collateral management team in the Asia Pacific region with the appointment of a head of collateral management joining from Credit Suisse. Sam Edwards will be based in Hong Kong and support State Street's regional clients ...

ASI appoints Asia Pacific wholesale head

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 12 AUG 2021
Aberdeen Standard Investments has appointed a head of wholesale for Asia Pacific, hiring from UBS Asset Management. David Hanzl will be responsible for delivering ASI's wholesale distribution strategy in Asia Pacific. The role is based in Hong Kong. ...