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Pendal FUM rises despite mandate losses

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 15 OCT 2021
... factored in the loss of an $800,000 fixed income mandate after the institutional client moved assets in-house. The UK, Europe and Asia channels also experienced outflows during the quarter from insto clients. These included the loss of a $400,000 UK ...

Economic recap: Week to October 8

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 11 OCT 2021
Combine economic stagnation and rising inflation and what do we get? We get stagflation -- the financial markets' fear du'jour. It had been nearly half a century ago when the global economy have had its last encounter with stagflation. he first ...

Eight in 10 asset owners focused on sustainability: Survey

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 8 OCT 2021
... of asset owners are either implementing or evaluating sustainability into their portfolios. This is up from 53% in 2018. Europe, the Middle East and Asia are the leaders in this regard, with a whopping 97% reporting as such, followed by the UK (90%) ...

ESG investing 2.0 emerges

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 7 OCT 2021
... funds and now one in eight in equity funds are labelled easy investment products," she said. O'Neill points out that Europe and China are estimated to spend about $350 to $550 billion per annum to be on track for net zero. "And we know that public ...

Private equity firm divests Zenith

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 OCT 2021
... he said. FE fundinfo chief executive Hamish Purdey said the deal brings together two fund data and research providers in Europe and the APAC region with a complementary set of asset manager and adviser-focused services. Zenith acquired Chant West in ...

Aware Super invests in hotel site

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 OCT 2021
... Alexander Goad said: "We are excited by the journey ahead and the ability to provide a new level of accommodation across Europe together with our shareholders APG and Aware Super over the coming years." The $140 billion super fund recently bumped up ...

Robeco appoints new chief executive

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 5 OCT 2021
... momentum we have and to accelerate growth in all our key strengths," she commented. Van Hassel previously led ING Investment Europe as chief executive and held other executive roles at JP Morgan Asset Management. He will relocate back to the US where ...

Pension funds acquire forestry asset

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 1 OCT 2021
Two European pension funds are set to purchase a 62% share in a timber producer in New Zealand. APG Asset Management on behalf of its Dutch pension fund client ABP, and the UK's Pension Protection Fund (PPF) have entered an agreement to purchase Sinotrans ...

AMP Capital launches telecom asset portfolio

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 23 SEP 2021
... (TIP) will acquire, own and manage long-term lease contracts of underlying mobile telecom sites, with an initial focus on Europe and Latin America. AMP Capital will invest up to $484 million (US$350m) to fund future growth, on behalf of investors in ...

EQT Group dumps Iress bid

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 17 SEP 2021
The European private equity firm has abandoned its plans to acquire Iress with both parties unable to agree to a transaction. Last week Iress granted EQT a further 10 days to complete its due diligence after an initial 30-day access on August 11. EQT's ...
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