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Alpha-beta split allows better asset allocation

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 8 SEP 2016
... performance. First State Super investment strategist Zoe McHugh told the Australian Superannuation Investment (ASI) conference on Tuesday that about $24 billion of its $56 billion investment portfolio is placed in the beta or "market portfolio." "Beta ...

Macquarie cops fine over van Eyk

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 25 AUG 2016
... by ASIC following its admission to the mismanagement of the van Eyk Blueprint International Shares Fund (VBI Fund). On Tuesday, the NSW Supreme Court ordered Macquarie Investment Management (MIM) to pay $400,000 to the corporate regulator and also contribute ...

Is gold on the ceiling for Australian investors?

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 29 JUL 2016
... research that shows gold has returned about 23% when interest rates are lower than 2% in Australia. At a separate event on Tuesday, Avoca Investment Management portfolio manager John Campbell was bearish about the asset class, describing it as bizarre ...

Super platform goes for gold

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 28 JUL 2016
... Yellow Brick Road's platform brightday Complete Super. The partnership was announced at an ABC Bullion event in Sydney on Tuesday and is timely given gold's recent market performance and precious metals reportedly entering a new bull market. ABC Bullion ...

Super gets reality check on engagement

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 22 JUL 2016
... the consumer advocacy group. Speaking at an Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) event in Sydney on Tuesday, Kirkland said there are basic misunderstandings of super that need to be addressed before funds attempt more sophisticated ...

TCorp creates bespoke fund for NSW govt

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 23 JUN 2016
... sophisticated and bespoke investment solution for the New South Wales government. As announced in the state's 2016-17 Budget on Tuesday, TCorp has worked with the NSW government to establish an investment fund that aims to better manage the proceeds ...

Shorten attacks government's retro super changes

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 6 MAY 2016
... government's superannuation changes as "retrospective" and reaffirm Labor's election policy on the $2 trillion industry. On Tuesday the government announced a $500,000 lifetime cap will be applied to after-tax concessions on superannuation as part of ...

Police super a budget beneficiary

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 28 APR 2016
... police officers will directly benefit from one of the federal government's superannuation measures to be announced in Tuesday's budget. Both federal and NSW governments have agreed to share the costs of an arrangement that will reimburse officers who ...

FSC sends final budget message

DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 APR 2016
... final message from the Financial Services Council (FSC) to Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison ahead of his first budget next Tuesday. Of all the tabled proposals the FSC's biggest budget wish is for the government to move the superannuation dial on middle ...

Registrations for Adviser Big Day Out VICTAS closing soon

MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 26 APR 2016
... program offer CPD points for attendance and morning tea and lunch are also provided. The tour travels to Traralgon on Tuesday 10 May then heads to Geelong on Wednesday 11 May, Ballarat on Thursday 12 May, Launceston on Tuesday 17 May, Hobart on Wednesday ...