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Dimensional launches global ESG bond fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 12 APR 2018
... social responsibility concerns while meeting their long-term investment needs. It will invest in investment grade bonds from AAA down to BBB. The asset manager will calculate sustainability scores for each company in the eligible investment universe. ...

Aussie currency drives fund launch

DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JAN 2018
... billion is held in money market funds. It said the HSBC Australian Dollar Liquidity Fund offers same-day liquidity and has an AAA rating from both Standard and Poor's and Moody's. The fund invests in low-risk, high-quality money market instruments such ...

BT and Asgard add bond fund

ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 4 APR 2017
... deposits (bank risk) and Australian Bank shares. " "In this regard, JCB's active high grade bond strategy, with an average AAA rating, becomes a sensible option to consider for protection against sequencing risk for portfolios," King added. Late last ...

Statewide Super renews custody deal

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 21 MAR 2017
... service-oriented approach that put us in the best position to be selected by the Statewide Super team," Comito said. Statewide Super is a AAA-rated fund as assessed by SelectingSuper. Its default MySuper option was ranked number one for performance in ...

A$ drop brings good cheers

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 23 DEC 2016
... 0.5% contraction in the third quarter, eroding consumer and business confidence, a bigger budget deficit (that threatened its AAA-credit rating) and all that negative jazz. Not surprisingly, the Australian dollar has dropped to US$0.7221, down 7.6% from ...

MYEFO: Surplus of promises

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 20 DEC 2016
... light to proceed with normalisation. What about the credit-rating agencies? Yes, them who threatened to slice Australia's AAA credit rating. Well, Standard & Poor's stayed execution saying that the MYFEO had no "immediate effect" but "We remain pessimistic ...

The good and the bad in the Fed rate hike

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 15 DEC 2016
... effect on the economy - that would become even higher if Standard & Poor's make good on its warning to downgrade Australia's AAA-rating. Latest HIA data show total new home sales dropped by 5.0% in the year to October and the ABS reporting that the total ...

Do super funds hold AAA rating key?

DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 NOV 2016
... believe building and increasing infrastructure investment would assist an otherwise weakening economy at threat of losing its AAA credit rating. Economist Ross Garnaut told The Superannuation Opportunity conference in Canberra yesterday that on a global ...

New advisers in need of extra training

KERRIE SYDEE  |  FRIDAY, 11 NOV 2016
... client relationship tools they may not gain through academic studies. The Partners Wealth Group Associate Advisor Academy (AAA) has been designed to prepare participants to successfully transition from a support role to an adviser position. The course ...

Where's the Brexit-induced recession?

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 19 SEP 2016