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Joining the 1% around the world: Analysis

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 25 OCT 2021
New analysis reveals that Australians would have to work 66 years and five months to join the country's wealthiest 1%, while Chinese workers would need more than 101 years in the workforce to join China's 1%. In a stark illustration of wealth inequality ...

Pinnacle backs investment platform

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 22 OCT 2021
... management sector and the ongoing reductions in the number of licensed advisers, there is a growing "advice gap" in this country," he said. "There are many Australians who would like to access professional investment assistance but find it too costly ...

State Street creates head of Australia role

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 OCT 2021
... its commitment to the Asia Pacific region, State Street has appointed a long serving J.P. Morgan executive as its first country head for Australia. Joining in the newly created role from next month is Tim Helyar, currently J.P. Morgan's head of fund ...

Montgomery adds to global strategy

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 19 OCT 2021
... growth opportunities," Montgomery chief investment officer Roger Montgomery said. The fund aims to outperform the MSCI All Country World Index SMID Cap Net Total Return Index over rolling five-year periods. It current intends to invest in global car ...

What family offices want: Report

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 19 OCT 2021
... highest concentration of wealthy individuals and families, Western Australian family offices are the wealthiest in the country with an average wealth of $2.53 billion. Wealth preservation is obviously a priority for family offices, but only 21% of those ...

Global pension fund backs Aussie renewables

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 18 OCT 2021
... transaction follows a fundraise earlier this year and allows FRV Australia to continue with its ambitious growth plans in the country, where it has operated since 2010. The deal sees OMERS Infrastructure take on 637 MWDC of six operational and under ...

UBS names country head from BlackRock

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 18 OCT 2021
UBS Asset Management appointed BlackRock's chief operating officer as country head for Australia and New Zealand. Alison Telfer has been appointed to the role, effective January 2022. Along with being BlackRock's chief operating officer, Telfer was ...

RIAA, HESTA back key First Nations project

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 OCT 2021
... Kurrama and Pinikura (Binigura) peoples. This 2020 event marked a turning point in awareness of the value and importance of Country and cultural heritage. "We wanted to make sure that whilst that particular incident wouldn't happen again, we could actually ...

CBA completes review, sued by FWO

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 12 OCT 2021
... obligations to ensure employees were better off overall, which led to thousands of CBA and CommSec employees across the country being financially disadvantaged year after year," Fair Work Ombudsman Sandra Parker said. "Businesses have a responsibility ...

Fiducian adds $38m FUA to network

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 8 OCT 2021
... Services chair Robby Southall said that the announcement is a continuation of the group's strategy that aims to develop a country-wide financial planning network to ensure Australians have access to quality advice. "Fiducian is constantly looking to ...
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