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Northern Trust touts new ESG tool to instos
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... about it," he said. "Almost every superannuation client in Australia talks about this," he said, admitting that the environment component of ESG can be a "touchy" subject still for Australian funds and US ones. "The tool is also for asset managers who ...
Global manager reduces fees on flagship fund
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... Dynamic Global Bond Fund (0.40% p.a.), which have both been competitively priced for the post Royal Commission and FOFA environment. The government's changes to end grandfathered provisions for conflicted remuneration will come into effect from 1 January ...
Aussie equities winners, losers revealed
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 APR 2020
... swimming naked when the tide goes out. "The volatility associated with COVID-19 may provide active managers the ideal environment in which to outperform," Morningstar said. "Indeed, history has shown us large market dislocations have been times when ...
COVID-19 shines a light on ESG: First Sentier
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 APR 2020
... interesting to see whether there is a rush to get 'back to normal' as we emerge from this crisis, whatever the cost to the environment," she said. "Or will we see an acceptance that our old definition of 'normal' is out of date, and that we should try ...
Raiz cuts costs, super increases
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... rush to cash out their investments. "Decisive steps have been taken to respond to the deterioration in the operating environment, including a reduction in global operating expenses, a deferral of non-essential expenditure and optimisation of labour costs," ...
BlackRock turns optimistic on credit
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... Developed market central bank actions should pave the way for lower volatility in interest rates, providing a stable environment for credit spreads to narrow," Boivin said in the note. "The risk of temporary liquidity crunches remains. Yet valuations ...
State Street model portfolios land on BT Panorama
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... target income portfolio had also proved popular "for its goals-based approach". "In a low growth, low interest rate environment, investors are increasingly looking for ways to generate income in a simple and cost-effective way, without increasing risk," ...
Former CFSGAM executive joins industry fund
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... of the strategic investment opportunities and innovations available to Legalsuper in a challenging and uncertain environment, distinguished him." Fernandes comes as Zhang begins to embed himself within the fund, having joined from Media Super at the ...
Westpac flags $2.2bn impairment
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... last decade, he said, the group is well positioned to absorb the increase and respond to further developments in the environment. Westpac's results are due to be released on May 4.
Former State Super investments chief returns
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 27 APR 2020
... superior investment performance and leading member service standards even in today's highly challenging superannuation environment." State Super chief executive John Livanas said he has the "utmost respect" for Rasmussen's investments talent and humanity ...
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