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Analyst views on ESG swing
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 17 FEB 2020
... towards ESG in the US remains strong despite a rolling back of environmental regulations at a federal level. In North America, 58% of analysts said ESG was on the rise in 2018, that number dropped slightly to 57% in 2019 but has since shot up to 91%. ...
Chief economist update: The virus, the trade deal and the AUD
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 17 FEB 2020
... Washington and Beijing put concrete action into the promised and hoped for de-escalation of trade tensions. On this day, America cut tariffs on US$120 billion worth of Chinese goods from 15% to 7.5%. In return, China's reduced its retaliatory tariffs ...
CalPERS investment lead targeted by Congressman
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 14 FEB 2020
A US congressman has called for the chief investment officer of America's largest pension fund to be fired. In a series of tweets and interviews, Indiana Congressman Jim Banks has urged for the sacking of CalPERS chief investment officer Yu Ben Meng ...
AustralianSuper, QIC back investment manager
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 6 FEB 2020
... delivers affordable and reliable resource solutions for companies, governments and communities, largely across North America. AustralianSuper was contacted for comment.
Former CBA, MLC executive joins reinsurer
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 6 FEB 2020
... Johnston, general manager of the firm's local division, who welcomed the appointment. Gilling joins from Reinsurance Group of America where he was vice president of business development, based in Toronto, Canada. Before relocating Gilling served as acting ...
Asia is way forward for global economy: DWS
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 FEB 2020
... bigger. The structural growth of Asia is less volatile than emerging markets ex Asia," Taylor said. "If you look at Latin America, it is quite commodity and interest rate based. It's the same story in South Africa. Turkey is very politically run and ...
Melbourne boutique adds to team
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JAN 2020
... Wang are also based there. JCB was started in 2014 by former JP Morgan bonds salesman Angus Coote and former Bank of America Merrill Lynch bond trader Charles Jamieson. It currently runs two strategies: its original Australian sovereign debt one and ...
Chief economist update: Strength in jobs downs RBA rate cut expectations
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 24 JAN 2020
... this opportunity to add to their stock portfolios." This, or Donald Trump will increase the tariff on the virus entering America. But I digress. The ABS 'Labour Force, Australia' report shows that total employment increased by a seasonally adjusted ...
New chief at HSBC Australia
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 23 JAN 2020
... and Turkey business. Mclean has been with HSBC since 1996 and has worked for the global bank across Asia-Pacific, North America and Europe. He was president and chief executive of HSBC Japan between 2012 and 2016. After that, he was head of wholesale ...
Chief economist update: Phase one deal signed, sealed and delivered
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 16 JAN 2020
... in manufacturing goods, and US$50 billion more worth of energy supplies, according to Trump. This is in exchange for America suspending its plan to increase tariffs on US$160 billion worth of Chinese goods (that was due to be applied last 15 December ...
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