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BTIM creates new group executive role

MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 SEP 2016
BT Investment Management (BTIM) has created a new senior role following the establishment of its global executive committee. Gavin Rochussen, the group chief executive officer of BTIM's London-based boutique asset manager J O Hambro Capital Management ...

Fund managers must offer genuine partnerships

MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 SEP 2016
Pricing too aggressively and paying nothing more than lip service to the notion that your clients are your partners is a slow route to profitability, according to GQG Partners chairman and chief investment officer Rajiv Jain. The global equities portfolio ...

OneVue hires head of client services

MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 13 SEP 2016
... relationship management for both domestic and international institutional clients. OneVue head of fund services Richard Harris-Smith said: "I am delighted to welcome Angelia to the fund services team. As we progressively realise our significant business ...

Senior Perpetual executive to leave the company

MARK SMITH  |  MONDAY, 12 SEP 2016
The group executive of Perpetual Investments is leaving after eight months with the firm. In a statement the asset manager said David Kiddie is leaving, on mutual agreement with Perpetual, to return to the UK for personal reasons. Kiddie joined Perpetual ...

Advisers and aged care homes should forge relationships: BUPA

MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 9 SEP 2016
Financial advice professionals can improve the already enormous role they can play in alleviating the emotional stress and administrative burden of helping people into managed aged care by forming relationships directly with care facilities in their ...

VanEck resources ETF upgraded by Lonsec

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 8 SEP 2016
VanEck has had the rating for its Australian Resources ETF (MVR) upgraded to 'Recommended Index' by Lonsec. The rating indicates that Lonsec has strong conviction that the ETF can generate risk adjusted returns in line with relevant objectives. The ...

TH Real Estate buys stake in Myer store

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 8 SEP 2016
TH Real Estate is buying a 33% stake in Myer Bourke Street in Melbourne for $151.3 million. The stake is being acquired from the Myer Family and is being invested alongside two existing investors. The global property investment specialist describes ...

ECPAM wins mandate, grows investment team

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 8 SEP 2016
ECP Asset Management (ECPAM), the investment boutique set up by Hyperion Asset Management founder Dr Manny Pohl, has secured its third institutional mandate and made an addition to its investment team. Sam Byrnes has joined the firm in the newly created ...

Powerwrap launches SMA service

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 8 SEP 2016
Platform provider Powerwrap has launched a separately managed account (SMA) offering, designed to provide advisers and clients with improved investment opportunities by allowing managers to be more responsive to market conditions in real-time. The new ...

Legg Mason Brandywine fund gets top rating again

MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 SEP 2016
The Legg Mason Brandywine Global Opportunistic Fixed Income Trust has been awarded a "Highly Recommended" rating by Lonsec for a third straight year. The rating coincides with the fund surpassing $500 million in assets under management in Australia ...