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Foreign instos keen on Aussie real estate
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 NOV 2016
Foreign institutional investment in Australian real estate is down more than 7% in the 12 months to October 2016 when compared to same period in 2015. In the past year 324 cross-border property transactions were recorded in Australia with a value of ...
US core property on insto agenda
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 7 NOV 2016
... diversification. L&B Realty Advisors executive vice president and senior portfolio manager Christian Metten said Australian instos are seeking US core property as a portfolio diversifier rather than collecting the simple real returns. "One of the things ...
Instos should reconsider hedging strategies: PIMCO
KERRIE SYDEE  |  FRIDAY, 21 OCT 2016
Institutional investors with globally diversified portfolios should consider making their currency hedging decisions at the portfolio level on a currency-by-currency basis if they wish to truly mitigate risk, according to new research from PIMCO. The ...
Valuation dispersion creating opportunity for instos to retilt
MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 27 SEP 2016
The dispersion in valuations between the cheapest and the most expensive stocks is the widest it has been at any point since the dotcom boom, according to the founder of global asset manager Pzena Investment Management. The most expensive quintile of ...
Instos seeking smart carbon plays
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 23 SEP 2016
... institutional investors. Impax Asset Management managing director and co-head of listed equities, Bruce Jenkyn-Jones, says instos are looking for ways to complement their overall resources exposure and investing in energy efficiency companies is a smart ...
Canadian instos approved for Aussie ag investment
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 22 SEP 2016
Two Canadian institutional investors now have regulatory approval to acquire 49% of the Australian arm of diversified natural resource company Glencore Agriculture. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it will not oppose the ...
Instos demanding ESG metrics
MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 9 AUG 2016
Institutional investors are calling for metrics to analyse companies' environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices in the belief that these can correlate with positive financial performance. Michele Giuditta, associate director at global analytics ...
Advisers need to leverage enormous ETF winds
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 JUL 2016
... market including core allocation, tactical adjustments, international diversification, and portfolio completion. "They've [instos] actually started to bring ETFs in to the core of portfolios. When we surveyed insurance companies in 2013 only 6% used ...
Absolute returns no longer the domain of instos
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 25 JUL 2016
A wider range of self-directed and self-managed superannuation fund investors are recognising the benefits and role of absolute return strategies in a balanced portfolio. This is the thought of Henderson Global Investors' head of alternative Australian ...
Instos begin litigation against Volkswagen
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 24 JUN 2016
A firm with Australian origins is leading the funding for institutional investor litigation against Volkswagen AG, with the first of two suits filed in Germany this week. Bentham Europe, a subsidiary of Australian-founded Bentham Ventures, said global ...
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