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Leadership spills spell new era: RIAA
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2020
... that there is now an expectation among investors and the community that companies factor in people, society and the environment alongside financial performance and that this will help them better navigate turbulent times, avoid big risks and capture ...
AUSTRAC releases guidance on wildlife trafficking
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2020
... illegal wildlife trafficking industry. The guide, developed in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment, draws on intelligence collected from known operations in the country to identify, target and report suspicious financial ...
Active portfolios post stellar returns
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 9 OCT 2020
Two actively managed global equities portfolios have vastly outperformed their peers and respective benchmarks, with one fund manager delivering a whopping 96% for the year. Vision Super's Innovation and Disruption Option, managed by Baillie Gifford ...
TPB bans tax agent over COVID-19 fraud
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 9 OCT 2020
... situation we are all living under," Klug said. "Liying Tong was in a position of trust, operating in an uncertain environment, and she abused that trust." In its investigation, the registration and regulation body also found that two days after the falsified ...
Brisbane Mater acquired for $122.5m
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 9 OCT 2020
... portfolio of social infrastructure assets." "It is critical for our business that we can offer a more contemporary environment for our staff, as well as creating opportunities to enhance our hospital campus infrastructure." CQE said it will use available ...
Several black holes in budget
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 OCT 2020
... "More money to give approvals to new mining projects and big developers. Yet we're in the middle of a climate and environment crisis. The budget is a missed opportunity to deliver a Green Recovery that's good for jobs and good for the planet," ...
APRA rolls out new assessment model
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 OCT 2020
... of tailoring to each individual sector, and its greater flexibility will help APRA respond to changes in the risk environment, such as those posed by the current pandemic," Byres said. Regulated entities will be advised of their confidential tier and ...
Frydenberg bets on infrastructure for recovery
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 6 OCT 2020
An additional $10 billion will help rebuild the nation's ageing infrastructure and ultimately create more jobs to stabilise the flailing economy, according to the Treasurer. Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is hoping the infrastructure spent on ...
ESG ETF demand rises: Research
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 6 OCT 2020
Wealth managers are increasingly using ETFs to incorporate ethical and responsible investing, flagging that this strategy will eventually substitute the actively-managed part of their portfolios. More than half (55%) of the global 191 institutional ...
Big banks face shareholder action
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 6 OCT 2020
Two of Australia's big four banks face shareholder resolutions as a result of increased exposure to fossil fuels. NAB and ANZ have had shareholder resolutions lodged against them by environmental finance organisation Market Forces to align with the ...
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