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AMP, Ares deal up in the air

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 29 MAR 2021
... that he remains in the lead role. After that announcement, Allan Gray portfolio manager Simon Mawhinney told Financial Standard that he believes AMP Capital will separate from AMP with or without Ares. He added that if the Ares deal doesn't succeed ...

Investment bonds a good alternative to Wills: GDG

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 26 MAR 2021
... alternative to Wills, according to Generation Life senior distribution manager Laura Salsbury. Speaking at Financial Standard 's first Technical Services Forum for the year, Salsbury said investment bonds can be good alternatives to Wills, which ...

De Ferrari hasn't resigned: AMP

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 26 MAR 2021
... I don't even know what to think of it...as it happens the media was wholly inaccurate," Mawhinney told Financial Standard . "There are two bits. One, if you are currently the CEO of AMP Limited, do you want to be the CEO of a smaller entity? I think ...

TelstraSuper expands membership

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 25 MAR 2021
... refer their friends to join the $22 billion corporate fund. The process is simple, the corporate fund told Financial Standard , with a referral tool on the TelstraSuper website for members to invite friends; the member simply needs to provide their full ...

Aberdeen Standard rejigs Aussie equities fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 25 MAR 2021
... Now, it will start using socially responsible investment (SRI) criteria, effective April 19. Speaking with Financial Standard , Lopez said the change in the fund's investible companies will be "material" but the firm declined to provide names of stocks ...

Cboe acquires Chi-X

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 25 MAR 2021
... the Australian markets with new innovation and market solutions to better meet customer needs." Speaking to Financial Standard last year, Jokovic predicted Chi-X would be acquired within a year to 18 months. "We are on the radar, as a smart exchange ...

Zero rates causing risky business: Pengana

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 MAR 2021
Speaking at the Sydney leg of Financial Standard's Adviser Big Day Out tour , Pengana Capital equity analyst Ryan Fisher said near zero-interest rates is perpetuating the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer. "The zero-interest rate policy ...

AFCA left toothless on Mayfair complaints

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 22 MAR 2021
... Mayfair not being a member of the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA). A spokesperson for AFCA told Financial Standard Mayfair is not a member and therefore the body cannot accept complaints directly about Mayfair itself. AFCA said it aims ...

Perpetual's Garry Laurence starts boutique

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 22 MAR 2021
... growing companies with strong balance sheets and buy when they are mispriced by the market," Laurence told Financial Standard , adding that owner-managed companies are a big focus for the strategy. Three stocks he is interested in are: European frozen ...

HUB24 hits fund managers with higher fees

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAR 2021
... each for the reporting. The total fee is capped at $30,000 annually, according to updated contracts seen by Financial Standard. A spokesperson for HUB24 confirmed the fee increase. "The cost for providing and delivering the reporting service has increased ...