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AMP Capital divests $440m from tobacco

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 27 SEP 2018
... holdings for their Australian strategies so far this year including J.P. Morgan AM, Swiss asset manager Vontobel and Legg Mason affiliate Western Asset.

Praemium picks up new SMA partners

HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 30 AUG 2018
... accounts provider added model portfolios to its separately managed accounts. Alliance Bernstein, UBS, Nucleus, Penda and Legg Mason all had model portfolios added to the investment menu, including several international models. Praemium said the new portfolios ...

Asset manager hires insto sales director

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 9 JUL 2018
... global asset manager with more than $56 billion in Australian assets is welcoming a new institutional sales director. Legg Mason, which manages $56 billion in assets in Australia, has hired a new institutional sales director from another asset manager. ...

Pacific Current invests $95m in US firm, sells Aussie infrastructure stake

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 3 JUL 2018
... 10% stake in RARE Infrastructure. In October 2015, Pacific Current Group sold a majority of its holding in RARE to Legg Mason. The latter is the majority shareholder in RARE, owning a 75% stake. The original sale agreement was subject to a put/call option ...

LGIAsuper adds investment veteran to board

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 26 JUN 2018
... Dewhurst has held senior investment management and leadership roles globally. He has worked as IOOF's chief executive and Legg Mason's head of global investment managers. He now chairs boards of listed and unlisted companies including OneVue Holdings. ...

Quantifeed eyes Australian expansion with $13.5m raising

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JUN 2018
... series B funding was led by Taiwanese giant Cathay Financial Holdings, with participation from US-based asset manager Legg Mason, and will go towards Australia and Asia Pacific growth. "We will be growing the Australian team over the next six to 12 months ...

Industry leaders in sales and marketing recognised at MAX Awards

STAFF WRITER  |  FRIDAY, 15 JUN 2018
... You? Finalists: MLC Life Unchanging ANZ Wealth - My Independence Campaign Allan Gray Australia - Potential Achieved Legg Mason - See Your Vision Integrated Campaign of the Year: Zurich - Life Risk and Investments Finalists: ANZ Wealth - One Care, Wealth ...

Praemium signs wealth management heavyweight

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 5 JUN 2018
... through professional investment managers. The managers include Alliance Bernstein, BlackRock, Ellerston, Franklin, JOHCM, Legg Mason, Pendal and UBS Asset Management. Praemium said many of these models will be exclusive to Morgan Stanley (MS Wealth). ...

Global fixed income manager mulls active bond ETFs

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 1 JUN 2018
... bond ETFs to serve self-managed super fund clients. Addressing a media briefing in Sydney this week, executives of Legg Mason-aligned Western Asset Management spoke of the high barriers to entry in the fixed income market for SMSFs, proposing actively ...

Sales director moves from Legg Mason

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 APR 2018
A former sales director at Legg Mason has moved to an Australian-based global fund manager with more than $105 billion under management. Joining IFM Investors as an associate director in treasury services, debt investments is Justin Nunan. IFM said ...