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Life insurers getting into rehab concerning: SCA

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
Life insurers offering rehabilitation services of policyholders has its demerits, says Super Consumers Australia director Xavier O'Halloran. Speaking at a panel on the future of life insurance in Australia, O' Halloran said while insurers getting ...

Keep COVID-19 in perspective: Panel

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
... progressively aggressive policy in response to the rise of China. He argued that two decades of "distraction" have resulted in Australia and the US failing to find an appropriate response to the rise of China. He added that US-China regional competition ...

Macquarie Securities slapped with $126k fine

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
Macquarie Securities Australia (MSA) has copped a $126,000 fine for breaching market integrity rules, making this its fifth infringement in the last six years. The Markets Disciplinary Panel (MDP) found that MSA failed to follow a client's instruction ...

BTIG names co-heads of APAC

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
... strategy officer of BTIG Hong Kong. Dalgleish and Harrison will continue in their current roles with the firm - BTIG Australia chief executive and BTIG Singapore chief executive respectively. In their new roles, they will assume full responsibility for ...

New responsible agricultural fund seeks $300m

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
... problem. Brisbane-based Australian cattle property investment manager Packhorse has launched the Packhorse Pastoral Company Australia (PPCA), a regenerative agri-business that is aiming to raise $300 million that will go towards restoring Australia's ...

EFM appoints EQT on Aussie launch

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
... for this exciting new investment offering and congratulate EFM on its launch," he said. EFM was founded by former UBS Australia head of equities Jeff Emmanuel in 2016. He is currently the executive chair and chief investment officer of EFM. "We are proud ...

Boutique hires from Deloitte

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
Boutique managed accounts provider Watershed Funds Management has appointed an equity analyst from Deloitte. Graeme Miller was a senior consultant in Deloitte's investment wealth and advisory practice. He was previously an analyst at Victor Smorgon ...

Trustee of the Year announced

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
... fund's investments towards sustainability and changing its asset allocation. Dahn also serves on the board of AIA Australia, Australian Communities Foundation, Victorian Traditional Owners Funds Limited and the investment committee of Trinity College ...

IOOF awards $23bn passive mandate

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
IOOF has handed a $23 billion index investing mandate to a global investment manager following Vanguard's decision to stop managing passive strategies for other institutions. Having acquired ANZ's pensions and investments business last year, IOOF found ...

Prince urges funds to join sustainability initiative

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2021
Addressing the annual Conference of Major Superannuation Funds, the Prince of Wales has asked Australia's super funds to get involved in his Sustainable Markets Initiative. The Prince used his appearance to discuss the latest work from his Sustainable ...
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