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Channel Capital appoints distribution director

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 29 JUL 2021
The Sydney multi-boutique has appointed a Queensland-based distribution director, hiring from GSFM. Sam Mirls will be responsible for managing and building relationships with advisers, family office and wholesale clients across Queensland. Mirls joins ...

AustralianSuper appoints head of private credit

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 JUL 2021
... to triple its investment in private credit to $15 billion in next three years, as it announces a new head for the asset class. The fund has promoted Nick Ward to head of private credit. He was previously a senior portfolio manager. Ward will manage AustralianSuper's ...

Royce Investment Partners launches small-cap fund

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 JUL 2021
... unparalleled knowledge and experience gained through more than four decades of investing. As strong advocates for this asset class, we believe that including a meaningful allocation within a balanced portfolio to global small caps can improve many investors' ...

Maths an unpopular subject with high schoolers

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 26 JUL 2021
Only 30% of Australian year 12 students study maths at intermediate or high levels, according to the Actuaries Institute. It found a quarter of them are not studying any maths at all. About 7% of female students and 12% of male students study advanced ...

AMP shakes up advice service model

KARREN VERGARA, JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 26 JUL 2021
... to service an AMP client book. That was the price set by AMP. It was never a market value," he said. This set in motion a class action brought against AMP by its own advisers. The action is ongoing, with AMP Australia chief executive Scott Hartley declining ...

Praemium improves non-custodial solution

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 JUL 2021
The platform has made changes to its artificial intelligence capabilities to improve the user experience of its $140 billion non-custodial Virtual Managed Account solution. Praemium has expanded machine learning which has been able to identify transactions ...

Integrity Life, Will platform partner

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUL 2021
... Hannah said. "Like us, Safewill believe that the key to getting more Australian's protected is through creating first-class experiences, enabled by technology, that are designed to meet the needs of today's consumers." The offer will be available ...

Acadian launches multi-asset fund

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUL 2021
... capturing diverse sources of return through portfolios that can endure severe market stress," head of Acadian's Multi-Asset Class Strategies team Ilya Figelman said. The strategy is implemented via long/short positions across equity markets, bonds, FX ...

Good year for active managers in fixed income

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 16 JUL 2021
... (44) did not see a rating change. The six highly recommended funds were: Legg Mason Western Asset Australian Bond Trust Class A, Macquarie Australian Fixed Interest Trust, PIMCO's Australian Bond Fund (Class A) and Australia Bond Fund (wholesale class) ...

Zenith introduces ESG classification

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 16 JUL 2021
More than 800 funds on Zenith Investment Partners' approved product list now have a responsible investment classification. The responsible investment classification aims to help financial advisers with an environmental, social and governance (ESG) ...
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