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BetaShares targets HNW market with new role

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 16 MAR 2021
... BetaShares' activities in the private bank, family office and high net worth investor space. Pattison joins BetaShares from Legg Mason (now Franklin Templeton) where he was director of sales and oversaw the high net worth channel. Prior to that he also ...

T. Rowe Price hires ETF consultant

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 11 MAR 2021
... to include actively managed ETFs. But it doesn't currently offer ETFs in Australia, unlike its peers Fidelity, Legg Mason (now owned by Franklin Templeton), BlackRock and Vanguard. Locally, T. Rowe's $4.9 billion global equities fund is among ...

Best global equities funds

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 MAR 2021
... equities high performance, the top three performers were: BetaShares NASDAQ 100 ETF, Zurich Concentrated Global Growth and Legg Mason Martin Currie Global Long-term Unconstrainted. The median fund in the high-performance sub-category had 7% p.a. in three-year ...

Wells Fargo sells asset management business

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 FEB 2021
... and his leadership team will continue to oversee the business. Additionally, the former chair and chief executive of Legg Mason Joseph Sullivan has been appointed as executive chair of the board of the new company. Marais said the transaction represents ...

Sydney boutique hires former Franklin PM

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 12 JAN 2021
... said. Franklin Resources (the parent company for Franklin Templeton) in February 2020 entered an agreement to acquire Legg Mason for $6.7 billion. The acquisition was completed in August 2020, with local team changing by November 2020.

RARE Infrastructure rebrands

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 17 DEC 2020
... enabling institutional investors to access an extensive suite of US and global equity strategies. ClearBridge was part of Legg Mason. The latter was acquired by Franklin Templeton this year.

Franklin Templeton shuffles distribution team

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 9 NOV 2020
Following its acquisition of Legg Mason, Franklin Templeton Australia has refreshed its senior distribution leadership line-up. Felicity Walsh's role has been expanded as head of sales, she will now lead both the institutional and retail sales teams. ...

AMP Capital bids farewell to active ETFs

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 NOV 2020
... be right and there is strong investor interest." BetaShare's other partnership as an active ETF issuer is with Legg Mason. It has been more successful than the AMP Capital one, with four Legg Mason funds gathering about $227 million in combined assets ...

GSFM sizes up ETFs with Munro launch

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 2 NOV 2020
... built the product in-house, as opposed to using an established ETF provider, such as BetaShares which created ETFs for Legg Mason (since merged into Franklin Templeton) and AMP Capital. "The ASX is an important distribution channel and is really an exciting ...

Will Janus Henderson and Invesco merge?

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 6 OCT 2020
A fund manager that played a part in Legg Mason and Franklin Templeton's merger has now bought 9.9% stakes each in Janus Henderson Group and Invesco, sparking speculation of a potential merger in the latter two. Trian Funds Management revealed the positions ...