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What's next for income-focused funds
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 9 APR 2020
... lifting in the months ahead," he said. Options are ASX-traded contracts that give the holder the right to buy or sell securities at a set price, called a strike price, in the future. Their prices reflect the volatility in the market, and so have changed ...
Plenty still want in on ETPs: Research
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 9 APR 2020
... million or 13% of funds under management. The product with the greatest increase in assets under management was ETF Securities' Physical Gold, which increased by $189 million on net inflows of $135 to end the month with $1.6 billion. Vanguard Australian ...
SS&C secures platform mandate
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 6 APR 2020
... help Xplore Wealth and all our clients succeed," Bremner said. Around a year ago the firm added former BNP Paribas Securities Services head of sales Steve Tremelling as managing director for institutional and investment management. Based in Sydney, Tremelling ...
ASIC cancels slew of AFSLs
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 3 APR 2020
... reports and auditor reports for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Finally, a Queensland financial planning and stockbroking firm FS Securities had its licence cancelled on March 5 after it failed to meet the "base level financial requirements" of AFS licence holders ...
Melbourne fund tightens redemptions amid COVID-19
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 3 APR 2020
... with a drawdown experienced. "Nonetheless, Newgate believes this event will bring about potential opportunities with securities trading at depressed valuations as well as the opportunity to participate in capital raisings at discount prices. The fund ...
Business unusual: COVID-19 threats facing real estate
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... opportunity for investors to buy these assets at very discounted prices." Principal Real Estate Investors real estate securities portfolio manager Shern-Ling Koh said Australian REITs had been the hardest hit during the COVID-19 sell-off. "Asia has held ...
Fixed income liquidity squeeze bites
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... March had far more sellers than buyers, and bid/ask spreads widened significantly, even for heavily traded and safe securities. Australian government bonds were trading at bid/ask spreads of 15 to 20bps up from the under 1bps normally, while global high-yield ...
Bigger balances, bigger blow: Elia
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... to super fund trustees to ensure they prioritise liquidity, undertaking regular stress-testing and reviewing their securities lending processes. APRA also requested super funds model the impact of early release , including the number of members expected ...
Cashwerkz announces new chief executive
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 APR 2020
... defensive yield curve and generate further revenue opportunities." Lechte worked as head of markets and director at Fiig Securities where he led the bond, research, sales, product origination and risk management teams. Prior to that, Lechte worked at ...
Super funds must prioritise liquidity: Regulators
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 APR 2020
... future net cash flows, member behaviour and market conditions. The regulators also want super funds to review their securities lending arrangements. The directive follows the recent decision of UniSuper to halt the practice altogether in light of the ...
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