Newspaper icon
The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
READ NOW

Search Results

Showing 81 - 90 of 100+ results for "IFM"

IFM Investors executive departs

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 9 SEP 2019
An IFM Investors executive director has left the company, five months after the company paid $493,000 to settle sexual harassment claims made against him by a former associate on his team. Frederic Michel-Verdier's last day with IFM Investors was ...

Boutique to launch flagship fund

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 3 SEP 2019
... in total. The Active Share sits at about 50% while the tracking error is currently around 4%. Blue Orbit is led by former IFM Investors investment director Adam Randall who told Financial Standard he and his team saw an opportunity to excel in the space. ...

IFM Investors sets significant emissions targets

KRISTI CHENG  |  MONDAY, 26 AUG 2019
IFM Investors has set emissions targets across its major assets that aim to reduce more than 200,000 tonnes of CO2 emitted by 2030. In an unprecedented move IFM Investors will now have emissions reduction targets through to 2030 and beyond. The targets ...

AustralianSuper eyes $1.48bn in Indian infrastructure

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 AUG 2019
... needs a US $1 trillion investment in its infrastructure, according to Confederation of Indian Industry. Earlier this month, IFM Investors chief executive Brett Himbury said the industry-super-owned fund manager is not yet looking for opportunities in ...

Nikko insto sales lead joins $53bn manager

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 AUG 2019
... institutional sales at Nikko Asset Management and is also a former executive director and head of business development at IFM. Schipper has been tasked with overseeing the New York firm's expansion in Australia and New Zealand, with specific responsibility ...

IFM Investors reports $114m in FY19 profits

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 29 JUL 2019
IFM Investors wants to invest in its business and seek out more opportunities in Australia in the year ahead, as it posts $22 billion in net flows and $114 million in pre-tax net profit for FY19. The funds management powerhouse owned by industry superannuation ...

Super funds keen on alternatives managers

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUL 2019
... Advisors (SSGA) in international equities and BlackRock in fixed interest and MSIM and GPT in property. In dollar figures, IFM Investors remained the top winner, winning appointments to $3.7 billion worth of assets. The profit-to-member super funds with ...

ESG options outperform in the short term: Research

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUL 2019
... signatories are AustralianSuper, NSW State Trustees, AMP group, CFS group and BT Financial Group. AMP Capital, Macquarie, IFM Investors, BlackRock and Colonial First State Global Asset Management represent the largest investment managers backing the ...

Industry fund awards $500m mandate

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUL 2019
An industry superannuation fund has appointed IFM Investors to manage cash and term deposits, as a precursor to an ongoing relationship for its fixed interest assets. Australian Catholic Superannuation & Retirement Fund told Financial Standard it has ...

Hostplus makes bid for SMSF money

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 JUN 2019
... including its flagship balanced option and the low-cost index balanced option. The lineup also includes four unlisted options from IFM and Industry Super Property Trust (ISPT) and the global diversified property and infrastructure options. The investment ...