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RBF shakes up fund with two new mandates

MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 29 JAN 2013
... fees. This approach was delivering poor value for money to RBF members," he said. "The new portfolio has a higher active share, but the sector fee is 15 basis points lower. We have achieved this by removing overlap between managers and focusing the fee ...

Corporate governance boosted by two-strike rule

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 17 JAN 2013
The 'two-strike rule' on remuneration has improved corporate governance by making company directors more accountable to their shareholders, according to AMP Capital. The investment manager has been a long supporter of the rule which was brought in on ...

Temasek seeks more Asian exposure

RUTH LIEW  |  THURSDAY, 27 AUG 2009
Australian fund managers with a focus on Asia should pay attention to the $160 billion Temasek Holdings, which recently flagged a new charter that would open its mandate book to more Asian and emerging markets fund managers. The Singaporean sovereign ...

SWFs no longer at arm's length

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  THURSDAY, 27 AUG 2009
Sovereign wealth funds will gradually switch from being passive investors to active shareholders, predicts Andrew Rozanov, head of Sovereign Advisory at State Street Global Markets. This year Rozanov co-authored a comprehensive State Street report looking ...

Shareholder activism misses the mark

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  MONDAY, 20 JUL 2009
Super fund and investment manager activism against listed company boards is misdirected, according to a corporate governance expert. Speaking at the Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA), Lynn Ralph, managing director at Cameron Ralph ...

CFD traders to reach 50,000

... While numbers have doubled, CFD trading is still far from mainstream. They are still a fraction of the number of active share traders in the country which numbers around the 800,000 mark. The race is on for the CFD providers in the market place to attract ...

Morningstar selects best large-cap strategies

Morningstar's assessment of 45 large-cap Australian shares strategies has found BGI, GMO, Investors Mutual, Perennial Value and Perpetual to have the best strategies, all of which were awarded a 'highly recommended' rating. The qualitative process also ...

More confidence in financial planners

A CPA Australia survey has revealed increased investor and business confidence in financial planners. CPA Australia manager financial planning Chris Benson said the feedback was encouraging for the industry following the Australian Consumer Association ...
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