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In-housing creating consultant uncertainty
MARK SMITH  |  MONDAY, 3 NOV 2014
... fund clients see any signs that the role of investment advisers will diminish. HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia, whose fund has an internal investment team, said he's seen the death of asset consultants predicted a number of times. "It hasn't ...
Get ready for activist members, super funds told
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 12 SEP 2014
... session, which included Perpetual portfolio manager Nathan Parkin, was chaired by HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia. Sicilia said that larger super funds are having the role of active investor thrust upon them, simply because of their size. ...
Super funds have clout to demand transparency
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 11 JUL 2014
... holdings disclosure from alternatives managers in order to meet reporting standards, HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia has said. Sicilia said that if the managers refuse to provide the information the super fund should "be prepared to terminate ...
HOSTPLUS nearly ready for SMSF infra investments
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 JUL 2014
... pending the approval of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA), the fund's chief investment officer Sam Sicilia has said. The option will allow SMSF investors to take advantage of HOSTPLUS' scale as an institutional investor to access ...
HOSTPLUS targets SMSFs with direct infra option
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 24 OCT 2013
... those members who want to have exposure to infrastructure assets to invest directly in that investment option." But Sam Sicilia, HOSTPLUS' chief investment officer, said the option was targeted more specifically at investment from SMSFs. "When we thought ...
Club Plus climbs aboard DI bandwagon
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 12 SEP 2013
... Fund." But not everyone in the industry has expressed such enthusiasm. Recently HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia said he did not think direct investment was in the interest of many members. However, he conceded that the development of direct ...
Fund manager dismisses super fund fee demands
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2013
... that those managers make up a very small part of the universe," Miller continued. HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia is a firm believer in getting the best possible price for fund managers' services but said no super fund chief investment ...
HOSTPLUS awards custody tender to Citi, gets MySuper licence
ALICE URIBE  |  TUESDAY, 23 APR 2013
... part of its transformation to becoming a pooled superannuation trust (PST) according to chief investment officer Sam Sicilia. Sicilia told the Financial Standard that Citi won the tender after an 18-month process. "Citi is the service provider that can ...
Hostplus awards $100m global equity mandate
MARK SMITH  |  MONDAY, 18 MAR 2013
... Australians in the hospitality, leisure, tourism, sport and related industries. Hostplus chief investment officer Sam Sicilia said: "Finding smart, skilled and experienced investors, such as DGI, is central to the ongoing success of our active equities ...
IFM awarded inaugural Aust Small Caps mandate
MARK STORY  |  TUESDAY, 18 DEC 2012
... process, experienced team, investment capability and strong alignment of interests, HOSTPLUS chief investment officer Sam Sicilia regarded IFM as a logical choice for a Small Caps mandate. A global investment manager headquartered in Melbourne, IFM manages ...
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