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Asset manager implements advisory board

HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 29 JUL 2019
... implemented a new advisory board, appointing former long-time JB Were and Goldman Sachs/JB Were managing director Peter Wade, Woolworths culture and people state manager for Queensland Melissa Armstrong, and former RBS chief executive in Australia and ...

Bank appoints new chair

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 MAY 2019
... deliver long-term value creation for customers and shareholders," Allaway said. He has previously served on the boards of Woolworths South Africa, Metcash and Macquarie Goodman Industrial Trust. In his executive career, he worked with Citibank and UBS ...

Super funds to dominate ASX: Research

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 17 MAY 2019
... top 10 most popular companies among super funds are: CSL, NAB, Westpac, ANZ, BHP, CBA, Westfarmers, Macquarie Group, Woolworths and Telstra. Executive director of research Alex Dunnin said as super funds become dominant shareholders, companies will have ...

Call for super funds to divest gambling interests

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 10 MAY 2019
... - the $150 billion AustralianSuper - has an exposure to gambling through its approximately $685 million holding in Woolworths, $619 million holding in Wesfarmers and $255 million holding in Coles. An Australian Ethical video produced as part of the campaign ...

Culture dominates shareholder engagement

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 27 NOV 2018
... in the companies. Australian Ethical, which operates a super fund and managed funds, doesn't invest directly in Woolworths for example. Palmer says Australian Ethical, via its Advocacy Fund, holds nominal shares in Woolworths that allows it to vote ...

Merger to create $885m LIC

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 NOV 2018
... stream of fully franked dividends. Its top holdings include the four major banks, Macquarie, AMP, Amcor, QBE, BHP and Woolworths. Since its 2004 inception, it returned 11.3%, beating its benchmark by 2.2%. WLE, which has a similar mandate, invests in ...

Macquarie reshuffles asset management lineup

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 2 NOV 2018
... is currently chair of Swiss Re Life and Health Australia; chancellor of University of Wollongong; and a director at Woolworths, Sydney Dance Company and National Portrait Gallery of Australia. She worked as an economic strategist and later as a board ...

LIT serves up junk bonds to SMSFs

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 20 AUG 2018
... investments. One of the solutions has been bank hybrids; another one has been high-growth stocks such as Telstra and Woolworths which he terms as "high-risk". But the SMSF sector's allocation to high-yield credit has remained low. "In conversations ...

Investors drive third SCA unlisted retail fund

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 JUN 2018
... has a strong lease profile, quality tenant base and together provide broad geographic diversity." Long term leases to Woolworths and Target underpin the four properties in the SURF 3 portfolio, with Core Property Fund Research and Ratings endorsing the ...

The tools to capture quality

HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
... on the risk-return profile across the stocks. "A couple of our biggest positions at the moment would be Brambles and Woolworths, which have been increasing. We feel as though the risks have been reducing but the valuation has remained compelling so we're ...