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Chief economist update: S&P raises Duterte ratings

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 MAY 2019
... grew by 6.3% in the year to the December quarter, outperforming its peers: over the same period, Indonesia grew by 5.2%; Malaysia by 4.7%; and Thailand by 3.7%. It would only get better. S&P predicts GDP growth to accelerate to 6.5% in 2020, 6.6% in ...

New head of retail at Pinnacle

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAR 2019
... Trust Company (of Australia) and New Zealand's Guardian Trust for eight years and with ING businesses in Australia and Malaysia for the decade before that. Jajoo replaces Adrian Whittingham who is now an executive director. "Adrian Whittingham [remains] ...

Emerging markets for the win: ABDO

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 MAR 2019
The Sydney leg of Financial Standard 's Adviser Big Day Out roadshow has heard how one of the best performing multi-asset strategies is favouring emerging markets over developed ones as it picks its investments. Addressing the crowd in Sydney this ...

BNP Paribas Securities Services names APAC lead

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 21 JAN 2019
... custody and back-office functions, currently employs about 2800 people across Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand and Singapore. Benoit will relocate to Paris to take up his new position as head of strategic business development ...

Female board representation increases in Australia: MSCI

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 18 JAN 2019
... "stubbornly slow" across its ACWI index, but noted strong growth in female chief financial officers in emerging markets, noting Malaysia, Taiwan, Philippines and China all had a higher proportion of chief financial officers than overall board represe ...

California mandates gender board diversity

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 11 JAN 2019
... have been implemented for publicly traded companies in 14 other countries ranging from Norway and France to India and Malaysia, with several additional jurisdictions having quotas for state-owned businesses." "As of Oct. 16, 2018, mandatory quotas were ...

AustralianSuper awards international property mandate

DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 18 SEP 2018
AustralianSuper has committed to its first commercial real estate debt investment in the UK, marking the cornerstone transaction for a new mandate with a global real estate manager. Australia's largest superannuation fund and TH Real Estate have ...

PractiFI opens US office

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 AUG 2018
... errors, Midwinter said. In September 2015, PractiFI used $1.3 million in seed funding raised from investors in Australia, Malaysia, the UK and US to expand overseas.

Acorns rebrands, issues prospectus

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 10 MAY 2018
... business an ongoing licence to operate in other Southeast Asian markets, including New Zealand, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. In early March, it launched its own super product Acorns Grow Australia Super. Lucas said: "Our philosophy ...

Banking veteran retires

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 12 APR 2018
... ANZ wishes him every success in the next phase of his life." Hodges will continue to represent the bank on the board of Malaysia's AMMB Holdings Berhad, which ANZ acquired a direct interest of 19.1% in 2007.