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Climate change reporting is cheap talk: Research
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
New research suggests that many companies engage in "cheap talk" and are ultimately greenwashing as a result of reporting poor quality emissions data. The University of Augsberg research paper, co-authored by Research Affiliates' Vitali Kalesnik ...
Hume scrutinises super fund spend
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
... an ASX-listed company, super funds are now required to disclose the remuneration of key executives and "highly paid investment managers, in the same way that we expect ASX-listed companies to disclose this information to shareholders", she said. Providing ...
Former Financial Circle director charged
ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
... company. In 2016, ASIC disqualified Fuoco from managing corporations for two years and six months, after two companies, FP Investment Partners and Equilibrium FS, were wound up. ASIC alleged that during his period of disqualification, Fuoco continued ...
CountPlus to continue acquisition spree
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
... Australia - is resolute." CountPlus reported $27 million in gross cash as well as a $25 million debt facility to fund investment in tuck-in acquisitions, business opportunities and owner, partner-driver growth opportunities. It has undertaken six acquisitions ...
Zurich joins reconciliation plan
ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
Zurich Financial Services Australia has made a formal commitment to reconciliation through the Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). Zurich has joined over 1100 corporate, government and not-for-profit organisations who have also made the commitment with ...
Chief economist update: Japan's third wave
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
... package would be delivered as soon as possible and spending would be geared on measures "that will attract private investment". It couldn't come soon enough. For despite rebounding from multi-year lows in recent months, the Markit/Nikkei PMI surveys ...
Pinnacle boutique to shut fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020
Systematic global macro manager Two Trees Investment Management is shutting its Australian unit trust, as assets dwindle and the strategy underperforms. The Two Trees Investment Management's Global Macro Fund will be terminated given its small size. ...
T. Rowe Price recruits analysts
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020
... Sydney-based analysts to strengthen its Australian equities capability and client support. Nick Vidale joins as an investment analyst from Perpetual where he was an equity analyst for over three years. Vidale is responsible for identifying investment ...
Ironbark to wind up emerging markets fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020
... was appointed the manager to the fund in September 2016, nine years into the fund's life. "...[Copper Rock] the investment manager of the [fund]...has made the decision to cease the operation of their business by 31 December 2020. This decision was ...
Insto demand sees digital asset manager launch
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020
A newly launched UK asset management firm is catering to institutional investors' increasing interest in digital assets, piquing the curiosity of Australian high-net-worths. London-based ByteTree Asset Management launched this week with a mission to ...
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