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Super fund delays successor fund transfer
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 5 MAY 2020
... protect the superannuation benefits of members from the increased risks of undertaking a transfer in the current market environment." A spokesperson confirmed this morning that the trustee has not yet set a new date for transfer. Perpetual MySuper ranked ...
Centuria crosses Tasman, acquires stake in NZ manager
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 5 MAY 2020
... said. It comes as Augusta undertakes a NZD$45 million equity raise to strengthen its balance sheet in the current environment. The maximum commitment offer Centuria will make is approximately NZD$23.6 million, funded by its cash reserves. Following the ...
Platform bolsters distribution, relationships teams
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 5 MAY 2020
... with it frontline experience in understanding the many challenges that advisers are faced with in today's unique environment," said Mason Stevens managing director Nick Mitchell. Stephanie Duncan was also appointed as the head of marketing and communications ...
Charter Hall kicks off $115m raise
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 4 MAY 2020
... Despite the raise, the trust said its guidance for the full year remains withdrawn. "In light of the current uncertain environment and potential extended duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, CQE's FY20 earnings and distribution guidance remains withdrawn ...
Aussie analysts share COVID-19 investment tips
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... believe there are plenty of opportunities down under, you just have to focus on finding them. To do this in the current environment, investors must remain nimble, according to Marcus Today chief operations officer Chris Conway. "The best broad advice ...
Junk by name, junk by nature?
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... bonds, despite the unfortunate name, aren't the trash of the investment world, although in the current uncertain environment they sure could be. These credit products are issued by governments and companies, and offer higher rates of return to investors ...
Now is the time to step up: FEW
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... teams and ensuring productivity during COVID-19. "The problems we're seeing are not new problems, but the current environment is amplifying some of the challenges that were already there," she said. "Some have been around how to be an empathetic leader ...
Super CIOs defend illiquid assets
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... a key deciding factor. Miller argued that equity prices were not demonstrating rational valuations in the current environment. "We've just seen the market plunge by 38% and then rise by 27%, and to put that up as a poster child of this is sort of ...
Northern Trust touts new ESG tool to instos
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... about it," he said. "Almost every superannuation client in Australia talks about this," he said, admitting that the environment component of ESG can be a "touchy" subject still for Australian funds and US ones. "The tool is also for asset managers who ...
Global manager reduces fees on flagship fund
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... Dynamic Global Bond Fund (0.40% p.a.), which have both been competitively priced for the post Royal Commission and FOFA environment. The government's changes to end grandfathered provisions for conflicted remuneration will come into effect from 1 January ...
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