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Financial services firms concerned about attracting staff

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 MAY 2024
The majority of both Australian employers and employees are concerned about their company's ability to attract skilled talent this year, research from Robert Half found. The research suggested what companies are offering fails to meet candidates' expectations. ...

Private markets demand cools: bfinance

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 21 MAY 2024
... against Corinthia. It will also force Corinthia to return confidential information relating to Barings' clients, employees, and so forth. New York-based Blue Owl Capital is set to acquire Prima Capital Advisors to create a new real estate debt platform ...

Another corporate fund bites the dust

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 20 MAY 2024
... creation. The Nissan Superannuation Plan was created in 1977 to house the retirement savings of the car manufacturer's employees. It's existed in its current form since 2000, the result of several mergers including the combination of the Nissan Executive ...

CalSTRS appoints chief investment officer

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 16 MAY 2024
... benefit and defined contribution pension plans. Chan also served as chief investment officer for the Sacramento County Employees' Retirement System and was a partner and portfolio manager for several hedge fund partnerships, where he gained direct investing ...

The unintended consequences of the four-day work week

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 10 MAY 2024
... adopted. The movement, founded by Kiwi entrepreneurs Andrew Barnes and Charlotte Lockhart as 4 Day Week Global, pushes for employees receiving 100% or full pay for 80% of their time and simultaneously maintaining 100% of their output. Zurich Financial ...

Perpetual seals $2.18bn deal with KKR, chief to retire

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 MAY 2024
... agrees that a transaction with KKR represents compelling value for shareholders and is equally a strong outcome for employees, clients, and other stakeholders," the firm announced on the ASX. The deal is expected to finalise in February 2025, with Perpetual ...

Farewell TelstraSuper: Largest corporate fund explores merger options

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  MONDAY, 6 MAY 2024
... a statement from TelstraSuper said. The $26 billion super fund was initially created in 1990 exclusively for Telstra employees 30 years ago, but it now has a much broader membership, having allowed family and friends of employees to join in recent years. ...

UniSuper battles major system outage

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 3 MAY 2024
... systems are affected. In response, UniSuper told Financial Standard : "We have met all our payroll requirements and all employees have been paid." The FSU said the outage follows a decision by the fund to outsource roles in its delivery and information ...

Men, women in same occupation drive pay gap

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 3 MAY 2024
... The researchers encourage companies to help narrow the gender pay gap by fostering an inclusive environment where all employees are encouraged to take on domestic and parental responsibilities. This includes more flexibility around when or where work ...

Mercer rolls out new corporate super plan

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 2 MAY 2024
... to add hundreds of new clients in the near term from a pool that includes 2.5 million micro businesses with one to 20 employees, and 65,000 SMEs with 20 to 200 employees in Australia. "There are more than 2.5 million businesses in Australia grappling ...
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