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Tough year at Challenger
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 11 AUG 2020
Challenger this morning reported $416 million in statutory net loss for FY20, as its investments fell by $750 million during the COVID-19 pandemic. The -$416 million statutory NPAT is a stark contrast to previous years, where it reported $308 million ...
Bain Capital begins restructure reckoning
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 AUG 2020
... a strong balance sheet "worthy of an investment grade rating", the ASX release said. "Virgin Australia has been a challenger in the Australian market for 20 years, and as a result of this plan and the investment of Bain Capital we are going to be in ...
New chief risk officer at Maple-Brown Abbott
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 3 AUG 2020
... role. She joins from RF Capital where she was a finance consultant. Cox spent three years as a financial controller at Challenger and worked at Commonwealth Bank, Deloitte and Barclays earlier in her career. "We are delighted to welcome Wendy to Maple-Brown ...
FSC appoints four to board
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 20 JUL 2020
... Group chief executive Brett Clark, AIA chief executive Damien Mu, Bendigo and Adelaide Bank head of wealth Paul Rohan, Challenger chief financial officer Andrew Tobin, BT general manager of platforms Kathy Vincent, and AMP Australia chief executive Alex ...
Kapstream restructures investment team
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
... Kapstream Capital, which was set up ex PIMCO investors Kumar Palghat and Nick Maroutsos, initially started life with Challenger as a minority shareholder. It eventually sold to Janus Henderson Group in 2015. Palghat announced his retirement from the ...
Prodigy boutique finds new strategic partner
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUN 2020
Flinders Investment Partners, which escaped multi-boutique Prodigy's demise, has found a new strategic partner who is acquiring a 50% stake in the small caps equities boutique. Warakirri Asset Management is the investor, and will also provide capital ...
Challenger raising $300m, to add IG bonds
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 22 JUN 2020
Challenger is raising up to $300 million to add to its balance sheet and will invest further in investment grade fixed income. The institutional placement of $270 million is priced at $4.89 per share for about 55.2 million new shares representing 9% ...
Global investment manager appoints APAC head
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
A $476 billion global investment manager has nabbed a former Challenger executive director to lead its real estate business down under. John Ratcliffe has been appointed as head of Asia Pacific real estate at US$327 billion real estate investment manager ...
Pendal bolsters ESG fixed income capability
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 16 JUN 2020
... Uniting Ethical Investors portfolio manager Anna Hong, who links with the firm after previous stints at BlackRock and Challenger. Hong will be assigned to the Australian Composite and Cash Funds. The firm appointed SouthPeak Investment Management portfolio ...
Family office backs fixed income fintech
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 9 JUN 2020
... goes back more than 15 years, where the fintech's founders built Kasptream's systems in its initial days when Challenger had a stake in the business. Palghat will also act as a consultant to Liquidity Cube. "Fixed income markets are all over ...
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