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Fixed income investors turning to Serbia

ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 26 MAY 2016
... portfolio along core stable, defensive and return-seeking lines. As a "core stable" example, he cited Sweden, which has an AAA credit rating, low inflation and 0.15% average yield in the covered bonds market. A good defensive option was buying protection ...

Three Aus funds awarded AAA climate rating

KERRIE SYDEE  |  MONDAY, 2 MAY 2016
Three Australian superannuation funds have received AAA ratings for their climate change risk management from the Asset Owners Disclosure Project's (AODP) 2016 benchmark index, The Global Climate 500 Index. Local Government Super and Australian Super ...

TCorp lands Hunter Hall chief

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 22 JAN 2016
... the country's largest fund managers. TCorp is NSW's central borrowing authority and is responsible for some $70 billion of AAA state guaranteed issued bonds.

Zenith re-rates BetaShares ETF

ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 13 OCT 2015
Zenith has upgraded its rating for a BetaShares exchange-traded fund. The BetaShares Australian High Interest Cash ETF ("AAA" on the ASX) now has a "Highly Recommended" rating from the research house, making it one of three ETFs to reach that status. ...

ACT government fund appoints First State Super

LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2015
... to June 30 this year. The fund was chosen following a number of criteria, including that tendering funds needed to have an AAA SelectingSuper quality assessment. "This outcome gives a very strong endorsement of First State Super in the marketplace," ...

Falling rates turn Aussie bonds into "a poor choice"

LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 11 MAY 2015
... Currency risk makes Australian government bonds "a relatively poor choice" for international investors despite their stellar AAA rating, according to Nikko Asset Management head of fixed income in Australia James Alexander. Alexander explained that Australia ...

Experts urge govt to do more to boost infra investment

MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2015
... credit ratings to borrow to invest more in infrastructure. Some participants suggested that if a state government drops from a AAA to AA credit rating, this is a fair price to pay for better infrastructure. There is also a role for government to play ...

You sexy thing

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 MAR 2015
... Fed taper in October last year and a 35.7% surged three months before Standard & Poor's took away one-A from the US of A's AAA credit rating in August 2011. Yes Virginia, the US dollar has come a long way since, baby. "Everybody wants her, everybody ...

Advice M&A activity set to soar in 2015

LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 9 MAR 2015
... and Suncorp's Guardian Advice license had conditions imposed on it over concerns about the appointment of ex-advisers from AAA Financial Intelligence. As a consequence, "What Forte Asset Solutions is experiencing is seller's preference to sell to non- ...

I cut, you cut, I cut

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 3 MAR 2015
... boot), the money is instead invested in countries offering higher yields. Australia is one of these countries, and it's still AAA-rated too. And this is why the A$ may come down again if the RBA cuts rate today, but it won't stay down for long.