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Pension fund giant cuts BHP

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 9 MAY 2019
BHP Group is among several companies a $106 billion international pension fund has excluded from its investment universe as it aims to rid its portfolio of coal. Norway's Kommunal Landspensjonskasse (KLP) took the decision to divest almost $520,000 ...

Colonial acquisition cost CBA shareholders $53bn: Merlon

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 9 APR 2019
... Need for greater shareholder protections in Australia Carlisle says the management decisions from big companies like CBA and BHP can affect the retirement outcomes for millions of Australians. The note states: "We advocate for stronger shareholder protections ...

SMSF darlings revealed

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
... be slowing, with SMSF investors showing renewed interest in key constituents of the ASX20 and ASX50 stocks," CommSec said. BHP trades rose 12% while RIO trades rose 6% - and more than half (57%) of these were buys. The total traded value for the major ...

Ausbil launches dividend income fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 FEB 2019
... index," Price said. "The active income last year was higher led by some off-market buybacks by companies such as RIO and then BHP. We expect large levels of special dividends and buybacks to continue into next year as companies distribute additional ...

Netflix-style shopping for funds

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 12 FEB 2019
... different because participants can help set the agenda of the discussion," Hirst said. "The closest we have to [Forum 360] is BHP Live." Hirst worked in investor relations in the US for Macquarie's hedge funds. Along with his co-founder, Hirst is ...

Royal Commission to suppress bank stocks

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 4 FEB 2019
... Shareholders' Association show retail investors highly favour the big four banks above other major blue-chip stocks like BHP, Telstra and IAG. For example, more than half (53%) of shareholders in CBA were mum and dad investors as at March 2018. Hyperion ...

UniSuper awards fixed income mandate

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 18 JAN 2019
... treasury bond or sell a German 10-year bund," he said. "If you go to a barbecue in Australia, the chat will be if you should buy BHP shares or CBA." The boutique's initial strategy has focused on high-grade sovereign bonds backed by governments with ...

MLC admin error hits superannuation DB members

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 14 DEC 2018
... the time was worth $70 billion in funds under management. Plum is home to a number of corporate super plans, which include BHP Billiton and RACV.

Labor franking credit changes fair but not the best: Grattan

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 26 NOV 2018
... maintain a zero tax rate on earnings by moving savings out of super." Grattan Institute is funded from an endowment fund to which BHP Billiton, NAB, Myer Foundation and Federal and Victorian Governments have donated. The Institute's board controls ...

Aussie companies drop dividends

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 19 NOV 2018
... Aussie dollar further tightened the already slim payouts. There was much better news from the ASX's oil and mining sectors. BHP Billiton upped its payouts by two thirds while Rio Tinto and Woodside Petroleum also increased per share dividend by a fifth. ...