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Bond investor sues Australian government
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 30 JUL 2020
A 23 year old woman is suing the Australian government, claiming climate change risk was not disclosed properly when she invested in exchange traded bonds. Kathleen (Katta) O'Donnell is being represented by Equity Generation Lawyers principal David ...
Watchdog warns of celebrity-endorsed bitcoin scams
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 30 JUL 2020
ASIC has uncovered several cryptocurrency scams using Australian celebrities, prominent news sites, and government agencies to reel in investors. Endorsements from celebrities and business figures such as Waleed Aly, Mike Baird, Celeste Barber, Andrew ...
Financial comfort reliant on fiscal support: ME Bank
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 30 JUL 2020
Australian household financial comfort increased to near record highs throughout the pandemic as a result of government fiscal stimulus measures, according to ME Bank's latest Household Financial Comfort Report. Household financial comfort increased ...
Chief economist update: Cheaper prices not a bargain
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 30 JUL 2020
Down, down, prices are down ... big time! The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reported that the country's headline inflation dropped by 1.9% in the June quarter - the largest quarter on quarter decline in the 72-year history that the statistician ...
Janus Henderson lists new active ETF
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
... Gaden said. The fund has also been available as an mFund. The strategy invests in a diversified portfolio of mostly Australian income producing assets, with 443 securities on a look through basis at June end. Weighted average credit quality was AA- and ...
Advisers file class action against AMP
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
... how class actions are funded. It was then expected to be filed in February but was delayed again. It comes as the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman refers numerous BOLR-related cases for mediation on the back of more than 100 ...
Momentum, quality outperform in 2020: S&P
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
Quality and low volatility indices outperformed during the COVID-19 financial crash, which saw the Australian share market drop 35.9% between February 20 and March 23, according to new research coming out of S&P Dow Jones Indices. During the crash ...
Debt vulture crackdown welcome
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
... debt vultures if they care about their customers." Many for-profit debt assistance providers do not hold a current Australian financial services (AFS) licence or Australian credit licence from ASIC, despite often appearing to provide services that require ...
Garry Laurence to depart Perpetual
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 28 JUL 2020
... Group. Post-acquisition, Perpetual's combined $92.3 billion will now be 42% US equities, 11% global equities, 14% Australian equities, 27% cash and fixed income and 6% Trillium (ESG). Barrow Hanley and Trillium will be 29% of the total operating ...
Sydney boutique winds up fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 28 JUL 2020
... bought 49% stake in Redpoint last year, buying from MLC Asset Management. It is led by Max Capetta, formerly head of Australian equities at GMO Australia, as its chief executive and portfolio manager. It manages $9.6 billion firmwide.
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