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Industry fund names investment operations boss

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 APR 2018
... building and allied industries super fund in November 2013, and prior to that was a head of client services director at Legg Mason. The super fund said the chief operating officer of investments role was created following long-serving executive Trish ...

Legg Mason affiliate divests tobacco, cluster bombs

ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 FEB 2018
A Legg Mason affiliate is divesting investments linked to tobacco and cluster munitions in its fixed income strategies. Western Asset is removing these investments in the Legg Mason Western Asset Global Bond Fund and Legg Mason Western Asset Australian ...

BetaShares expands in Queensland

ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 27 FEB 2018
... well-credentialed team," Vynokur added. Earlier in February, BetaShares heralded a long-term strategic partnership with Legg Mason, which will see the two launch a new suite of active exchange-traded funds on the ASX. Vynokur said the firm is excited ...

BetaShares and Legg Mason join forces

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 13 FEB 2018
... of active exchange-traded funds will be made available via a long-term strategic partnership between BetaShares and Legg Mason. Under the partnership BetaShares and Legg Mason will initially launch two active ETFs with an income objective, each traded ...

Former Fidelity consultant joins Legg Mason

ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 JAN 2018
Legg Mason has appointed a new national business development manager. Scott Bradley joins Legg Mason from Fidelity Investments in the US, where he spent seven years in multiple roles including financial consultant, investment consultant, financial sales ...

Population growth drives real income

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 25 JAN 2018
... to further investment in and development of property and infrastructure, or real assets. It's largely what keeps the Legg Mason Martin Currie Real Income Fund ticking, according to portfolio manager Ashton Reid. Speaking to Financial Standard this week ...

Financial Standard names Investment Leadership Award winners

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 15 DEC 2017
... class Active core - sector MFS Investment Management (Winner) BlackRock Investment Management Magellan Asset Management Legg Mason QS Investors Schroder Investment Management State Street Global Advisors Emerging markets - sector Fidelity International ...

Media Super appoints investments GM

ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 NOV 2017
... at executive, stakeholder and board level." Zhang replaces Justin Nunan, who is now institutional sales director at Legg Mason. Legg Mason managing director Andy Sowerby said he was "delighted to have Justin join our team." "We are very impressed with ...

Legg Mason appoints insto sales head from Media Super

ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 13 NOV 2017
Legg Mason has appointed a new institutional sales director. Justin Nunan joins the $962 billion fund manager from Media Super, where he was an investment manager. Prior to that, he held multiple roles at ME Bank, including head of treasury sales, institutional ...

Legg Mason hires national BDM

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 31 OCT 2017
Legg Mason appointed a new national business development manager to bolster its Sydney presence. Adam Muston joins from UBS Asset Management where he was the national sales manager of wholesale sales. Prior to joining UBS, he was an equity and derivative ...