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Growth spurs new hires at Australian Unity

HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 13 NOV 2018
... raft of appointments to support growth in its investments arm. The wealth manager added George Cupac to lead its private markets and institutional clients division, while hiring former AMP Capital executive Shantini Nair as its head of commercial business. ...

Future Fund delivers 9.3%, increases risk moderately

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 AUG 2018
... application of skills. He denies investment opportunities in private equity were any harder to find than in other private markets, even though the valuations have increased. In a media briefing this morning, the pair also fielded questions on a range ...

Sovereign investors change tack: Invesco

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 12 JUL 2018
... increase exposure (versus 25% among global respondents). Instead of equities, APAC sovereigns show a keen interest in private markets, specifically illiquid alternatives. 33% said they expected to increase exposure to alternative credit while 42% said ...

Commercial property manager hires sales executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 12 JUL 2018
... in Singapore. Chris van Beek joins from UBS Asset Management where he was executive director of real estate and private markets for Asia Pacific. At MaxCap, Van Beek will be responsible for capital raising with institutional and private investor clients ...

US investment giant acquires global fund manager

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 3 JUL 2018
... by BTPS on behalf of Hermes' employees. Hermes currently manages about $64 billion across equities, credit and private markets, including real estate, infrastructure, private debt and private equity strategies on behalf of wholesale and institutional ...

NZ Super Fund appoints CEO

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JUN 2018
... sponsor coverage, Whineray has enjoyed a 10-year career with NZ Super. He joined the fund in 2008 as general manager private markets before serving as chief investment officer from 2014. After Adrian Orr departed to become Governor of the Reserve Bank ...

Global infrastructure manager opens Australian office

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 18 JUN 2018
A $13 billion global private markets investor will open an office in Melbourne to capitalise on recent success in Australian infrastructure investment. Northleaf Capital Markets said establishing a formal presence in Australia extends the boutique's ...

Future Fund reshuffles investment team

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 8 MAR 2018
... of infrastructure and timberland Wendy Norris will take up the new role of deputy chief investment officer for private markets. In this role Norris will oversee private equity, property and infrastructure and timberland. Reporting to Norris are: Head ...

Industry fund boosts property team

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 26 FEB 2018
... also play a key role in the development of an offshore strategy. She will report directly to portfolio head of private markets, Grant Harrison. Spagnol spent the last 18 years at JANA as a senior consultant. She most recently served as co-head of property ...

High valuations drive insto investors to alternatives: BlackRock

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 19 JAN 2018
... 9%). BlackRock institutional client business global head Edwin Conway said the general trend of reallocating to private markets "and other highly active strategies" is indicative of the persistence of global risks. "Despite synchronised global growth ...