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MLC bolsters private equity team

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... Trust. Ashini Ganesalingam also joined as a senior associate. She was previously a senior associate in private equity investment research at Aksia. She started as an analyst in that team. Both Chen and Ganesalingam will support the origination and execution ...

Retail, corporate funds lack transparency on ESG votes

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... and stronger support for ESG issues. Despite a growing number of super funds claiming to incorporate ESG into their investment processes, the majority of super funds are still failing to support ESG proposals," he said. Eight funds supported more than ...

State Super hires DC investments executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... role sees him taking responsibility for the defined contributions portfolio and working closely with fund managers, investment consultants and the custodian to ensure State Super meets its obligations to members. Hazell is the former chief investment ...

Navigator buys stake in alternatives manager

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
Navigator Global Investments has acquired a stake in an alternatives investment manager. ASX-listed Navigator will own 32% of Longreach Alternatives after the firms signed a definitive agreement. Established in 2016, Longreach has some $1.6 billion ...

Natixis appoints Australia, New Zealand head

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
Natixis Investment Managers has appointed a country head for Australia and New Zealand. Louise Watson steps into the role with the $1.9 trillion investment manager. She has been with Natixis since 2018, when she joined from asset manager CQS where she ...

Praemium rejigs executive team

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... developing Praemium's market positioning and re-branding, overall platform and product value proposition and strategic investment in sales," Praemium chief executive Anthony Wamsteker said. Praemium's head of distribution Martin Morris has been promoted ...

Boutique bolsters ESG team

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
Fidante-backed boutique Australian equities manager Merlon Capital Partners has hired a new sustainability manager. Rebecca El-Khoury joins the firm from TransGrid, where she was also a sustainability manager. Earlier in her career El-Khoury worked ...

IFM Investors sets 2030 emissions target

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... three emissions. However, IFM chief executive David Neal confirmed it was considering scope three emissions in its investment decisions. "We are absolutely focussed on scope one and two for this time, that's what we committed to when we made our 2050 ...

Monark Property Partners launches fund

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... that it is prepared to take on. We are aware of this and employ our highly focused and disciplined philosophy to all investment," Monark partners chief executive Michael Kark said. "There is a lot more capital chasing good investments than there are ...

ECP Asset Management adds to team

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
The active fund manager added a former investment analyst from Hyperion Asset Management to its investment team. Justin Breen spent over five years at Hyperion specialising in global equities investing. He was previously a derivatives trader at ERM ...