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Active funds continue underperformance

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 MAR 2022
... periods." S&P Dow Jones Indices head of global index research and design Priscilla Luk said. "However, both Australian equity fund categories failed to demonstrate performance persistence over longer time periods. No Australian Equity General fund and ...

Investors Mutual appoints strategic relationship manager

CHLOE WALKER  |  FRIDAY, 11 FEB 2022
... contribute to the firm's growth plans." "I look forward to servicing IML's key accounts with the suite of Australian equity fund offerings, as well as introducing Loomis Sayles and other affiliates to the various markets around the country." Established ...

Australians plough record cash into managed funds

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 24 JAN 2022
... 2020. This dramatic increase for Australian fund flows was in line with global peers. Almost two thirds of Australian equity fund purchases, $9.6 billion, took place in the second half of the year, as the vaccine programme encouraged hopes that the pandemic ...

Royce Investment Partners launches small-cap fund

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 JUL 2021
... small caps can improve many investors' outcomes." The launch comes as Franklin Templeton closed its retail Australian Equity Fund on June 16 and funds are expected to be returned to investors at the end of this month. Elsewhere, Franklin Templeton subsidiary ...

Bank rebound buoys Aussie equities funds

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 19 JUL 2021
... Acadian Australian Equity Managed Volatility, Plato Australian Shares Low Volatility Income and State Street Australian Equity Fund. For the full financial year, Mercer found the median manager generated higher returns than the S&P/ASX 300 Index. "This ...

Lazard advisory unit rebrands

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 24 JUN 2021
... Wylie, which was acquired by Lazard in 2007. Within the asset management business, Lazard's Select Australian Equity Fund recently hired an investment analyst, while the co-portfolio manager transitioned away from the role. The $125 million fund ...

Franklin Templeton shutters fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 21 JUN 2021
Franklin Templeton Investments is winding up its retail Australian Equity Fund, as asset growth lags. The fund was terminated on June 16, with returns of money to investors expected by July 31. "FTIA have determined that based on the current low level ...

BlackRock rejigs Aussie shares fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 7 JUN 2021
... Concentrated Industrial Shares strategy. Effective June 1, the fund was renamed to BlackRock High Conviction Australian Equity Fund. The strategy has about $700 million in total assets, of which about $200 million are in the D class. BlackRock also dropped ...

Yarra completes acquisition

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 12 APR 2021
Yarra Capital Management has completed the acquisition of Nikko Asset Management's Australian business, which was announced on March 2. Yarra will soon revive Nikko AM's former name Tyndall Investment Management, which was removed in September 2014 ...

Changes on Lazard Aussie equities fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 18 MAR 2021
Lazard's Select Australian Equity Fund has hired a new investment analyst, while a co-portfolio manager transitions away from the role. The $125 million fund has been co-managed by Rob Osborne, Phillip Hofflin, Warryn Robertson and Aaron Binsted ...
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