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Platinum LICs combine boards

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... chaired by PMC's current chair Margaret Towers. "As chairperson of this company [PAI] and Platinum's other listed investment company, Platinum Capital Limited (PMC), it has become clear that PAI and PMC face many common issues, not least in relation ...

MSCI reclassifies Pakistan to frontier market

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
The index provider will reclassify Pakistan from emerging to frontier, on the back of size and liquidity. MSCI will implement the change in a single step in November, alongside its semi-annual index review (SAIR). "Although the Pakistani equity market ...

Colonial First State faces penalties for MySuper conduct

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... The court documents state that CFS sent 12,911 letters to FirstChoice members with misleading representations about investment directions, conducting 70 calls with members similar investment directions, and failing to provide a general advice warning ...

Fund manager names new chief executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... executive roles such as head of strategy for Asia Pacific and chief operating officer. The appointment enables IML investment director Anton Tagliaferro to focus on the investment side of the business. "Damon has a thorough understanding of IML's ...

State Street acquires custodian for $4.7bn

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... partner and global head of investor services SeÃin PÃiircéir will join State Street's management committee. "The investment servicing industry enjoys strong fundamentals as worldwide growth in financial assets drives industry revenues. This ...

HESTA chief joins ICGN board

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... from responsive and responsible corporate governance to global economic concerns including the societal impacts of investment policies," he said. "I look forward to working with the board to leverage our collective networks toward the continued evolution ...

ASX gender targets 65 years away: CEW

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... represented at critical decision-making tables." The CEW Census is backed by Bain & Company, HESTA, 40:40 Vision, Melior Investment Management and Spencer Stuart. Melior head of advocacy strategy Julia Bailey said public companies are not doing enough ...

Fiducian expands NZ footprint

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
... Fund, Balanced Fund and Ultra Growth Fund via the Consilium Wrap and MMC Wealth Administration platforms. "Bringing investment capabilities that have proven superior performance, Fiducian follows a multi-manager, multi-style and multi-disciplined investment ...

APAC pension funds fastest growing: Study

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... over the next five years," he said. "And, consistent with this growth, we are seeing the largest funds adapt their investment and operating models to manage and take advantage of their increasing scale, with meaningful internalisation of investment management ...

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 ...