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Vanguard appoints new chief information officer

CHLOE WALKER  |  TUESDAY, 8 FEB 2022
Vanguard Australia has announced the appointment of Aman Sahani as its new Asia Pacific chief information officer. In this role, Sahani will oversee Vanguard's Asia Pacific 200 strong IT division and lead the team. Sahani spent the last six years in ...

New study on precious metal hedge

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 4 FEB 2022
... zinc and lead, while the largest spillovers of the world - looking at equity indices in the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific - are on palladium and copper. Nickel and lead were found to add the highest risk to total portfolio risk. Platinum, gold ...

New operations chief for advice tech start-up

CHLOE WALKER  |  FRIDAY, 4 FEB 2022
... created position of chief operating officer. Taylor, who was previously business manager at Trapeze Group and led the Asia Pacific division of global event automation platform Certain, will spearhead iFactFind's transformation to a modern Software as ...

SPDR ETFs cut fees

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 FEB 2022
... domiciled ETF offering continues to be competitive, allowing investors to pursue long-term growth," head of SPDR ETF Asia Pacific distribution Meaghan Victor said. "These fee changes reflect our ongoing commitment to offer clients value without compromising ...

Korean pension fund spends in Sydney

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 1 FEB 2022
... investors in the fund are NPS and Allianz. The aim of the fund is to hold a diversified portfolio of assets across the Asia Pacific region, with the fund having already acquired OUE Bayfront in Singapore last year. "On behalf of NPS and Allianz, we are ...

Oliver Wyman recruits former Westpac executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 1 FEB 2022
... Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure and many more industry initiatives," said Cobley. Oliver Wyman Asia Pacific managing partner Jacob Hook said Cobley will enhance the firm's ability to support clients who are facing opportunities and ...

IFM Investors adds former Schroders chief

CHLOE WALKER  |  TUESDAY, 1 FEB 2022
The former chief executive of Schroders' Asia Pacific business has been appointed to the board of IFM Investors. Bringing almost three decades of global investment and asset management experience to IFM, Chris Durack served as co-chief executive ...

VGI chief executive resigns amid takeover

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 31 JAN 2022
... Howie headed BlackRock's Australian iShares business from 2014 to 2018 and then became head of index equity for Asia Pacific. VGI chair Robert Luciano said: "We thank Jonathan for his contribution to VGI Partners over the past year and wish him the ...

US fund manager hires former Legg Mason executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 28 JAN 2022
... region, identifying ways to partner with existing and prospective clients. At Legg Mason, Sowerby was the head of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) for more than a year and before that was country head of the Australia and New Zealand operations for four years. ...

MSC Group appoints chair, enters Singapore

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 27 JAN 2022
... working with the right clients, and ensuring cycle proof sustainability. "I am confident with their entrance into the Asia Pacific market and their strong track record in prioritising value, I can help drive the next phase for MSC Group and deliver exceptional ...