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Students opt for healthcare over finance: Survey

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 14 OCT 2021
... job (49%), flexible working hours (37%) and training opportunities (36%). CFA Institute managing director for the Asia Pacific Nick Pollard said: "While some graduates don't feel prepared or willing to jump into the job market where it's currently at ...

Global equities ETFs surge

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 OCT 2021
... this year by pouring into ETFs that target exposure to international markets," Vanguard head of ETF capital markets, Asia Pacific Minh Tieu said. "Whether it's because they're optimistic about the global economic recovery or simply wanting to diversify ...

Digital advice firm hires for institutional strategy

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 OCT 2021
... appointed a senior adviser to provide its senior management with guidance in executing not only its business strategy in Asia Pacific but also its global pension fund strategy. Andrew Baker is currently a director of global advisory firm NMG Group and ...

Eight in 10 asset owners focused on sustainability: Survey

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 8 OCT 2021
... investment is now standard. FTSE Russell surveyed 179 global asset owners earlier this year, 19% of which were from the Asia Pacific region. Of those, 32% were from Australia or New Zealand. The survey found 84% of asset owners are either implementing ...

Leadership changes at Vanguard Australia

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 OCT 2021
... and strategy leadership. Duncan Burns has been appointed to succeed Daniel Reyes as the new head of investments, Asia Pacific, and a member of the Australian executive team. The transition of roles is expected to be complete by mid-December. Reyes will ...

Multi-family office adds lead regional role

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 30 SEP 2021
A global multi-family office has appointed a managing director, head of family office services for Asia Pacific as part of a broader expansion. Alvarium Investments has welcomed Peter Golovsky to the role, joining from IQ-EQ in Hong Kong where he was ...

State Street bolsters SPDR team

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 SEP 2021
... State Street Global Advisors has made four senior appointments within its SPDR exchange-traded funds business in Asia Pacific. Kathleen Gallagher has been appointed as head of SPDR ETFs Australia, in addition to her current role as head of ETF Model ...

CBRE Global Investors announces rebrand

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 23 SEP 2021
... this year, the former CBRE Clarion Securities lost its senior analyst and portfolio manager Gavin Peacock leaving Asia Pacific team leader Justin Pica as lead portfolio manager. In late 2018, CBRE Clarion Securities took over the UBS Property Securities ...

Montreal Exchange extends trading hours

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 SEP 2021
... Montreal Exchange (MX) is making a play for superannuation fund assets by syncing its trading hours to accommodate Asia Pacific investors. The Canadian derivatives exchange has extended its trading hours to allow Asia Pacific investors to manage their ...

Maple-Brown Abbott launches new fund

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 17 SEP 2021
... investment approach is well suited to capturing the growing income thematic across Asia." Maple-Brown Abbott head of Asia Pacific equities Geoff Bazzan said the firm has been considering an Asia dividend fund for some time. "The Asia region is home to ...
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