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APAC pension funds fastest growing: Study

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 SEP 2021
... boards is rapidly evolving, with new roles and responsibilities, and a different approach to oversight required." North America remains the largest region by assets and number of funds, accounting for 41.7% of the total assets considered by the study. ...

Jupiter AM adds APAC insto lead

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 19 AUG 2021
Jupiter Asset Management welcomed an institutional distribution lead for Asia Pacific, in what is a newly created role for the UK-based firm. Adam Phua has been appointed to the role, joining from Allianz Global Investors where he was managing director ...

Bennelong launches emerging markets strategy

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 5 AUG 2021
... "Skerryvore has seen strong growth in assets thanks to support from institutional clients across Australia, Europe and North America. This fund launch enables the Australian financial adviser market to gain access to this high-quality boutique investment ...

Pendal open to more acquisitions

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 23 JUL 2021
... also staying away from ETFs, where he spent a large chunk of his career, including with State Street's SPDR in North America and BlackRock's iShares. "Their requirement of scale, the cost of managing and launching and the complexity is high...It's ...

Crypto fund hires from Blue Sky

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 16 JUL 2021
A new cryptocurrency fund has launched in Australia has appointed its chief investment officer from Blue Sky Alternatives. The Monochrome Bitcoin Fund, a unit trust aiming to provide institutional investors exposure to Bitcoin, launched last month. ...

QIC builds private debt team

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 15 JUL 2021
QIC has hired from AMP's infrastructure debt team again, as it builds out its newly launched private debt team. Evan Nahnsen has joined QIC's New York offices as its head of private debt, infrastructure. He was most recently a principal on AMP's ...

Hejaz expands with three new funds

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 12 JUL 2021
... Shariah-compliant managed funds. The Global Equities Fund is targeting a 20% per annum return net of fees, investing in Europe, North America and selected Asian markets, including Australia. It aims to reach $100 million in funds under management by ...

Capital Group managing director exits

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 9 JUL 2021
Capital Group's managing director for the Australia and New Zealand business has stepped down after 10 years. The fund manager confirmed that Paul Hennessy has exited as it hired Murray Brewer in the newly created role of head of Australia client ...

Perpetual adds to board

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 28 JUN 2021
... Perpetual board," Perpetual chair Tony D'Aloisio said. "Her deep industry knowledge and expertise, particularly in North America, will complement the board's mix of experience and skills, and will be invaluable to Perpetual as it continues to its growth ...

Australia among the richest nations

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 JUN 2021
... distribution of average wealth. Nations that recorded the highest wealth per adult (above US$100,000) are located in North America, Western Europe, and among the richer parts of East Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East. China and Russia are the core ...