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Reynolds joins Frontier board

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 SEP 2021
Frontier welcomed Fiona Reynolds as an independent director following her tenure at the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment. Reynolds recently completed a nine-year term as the chief executive of the UNPRI. In Reynolds' time with ...

Investment consultants launch net zero scheme

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 SEP 2021
... the world with US$10 trillion in assets under advice have joined together to launch a global net zero initiative. JANA, Frontier, Willis Towers Watson, bfinance, Barnett Waddingham, Cambridge LCP, Meketa, Hymans Robertson, Redington Associates, Cardano ...

Advisers embrace technology, lack budget

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 SEP 2021
... digital experiences in the education and content marketing space. Netwealth also found that client portals are the "next frontier, and a very real path for advice firms to reinvent their client experience to rival many disruptive digital first wealth ...

MSCI reclassifies Pakistan to frontier market

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 SEP 2021
The index provider will reclassify Pakistan from emerging to frontier, on the back of size and liquidity. MSCI will implement the change in a single step in November, alongside its semi-annual index review (SAIR). "Although the Pakistani equity market ...

Transition to renewables trumps divestment

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
... committing to net zero shows no signs of abating, but it does mean that there are challenges ahead. Also on the panel, Frontier principal consultant Joey Alcock lauded super funds that have committed to reducing their carbon footprint but warned them ...

YFYS test results not a fair representation: Frontier

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
Frontier is concerned the APRA performance test does not adequately assess acceptable performance, given several of the funds that were failed actually perform better than others that passed. The asset consultant, which advises on $490 billion, said ...

QIC appoints chief investment officer

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
... is retiring after five years with the firm. Hill joined QIC in January 2018 after working at DMP Asset Management and Frontier. She was most recently the deputy state chief investment officer, and her move to the state chief investment officer role is ...

Communicate risk, defensiveness differently: Panel

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 31 AUG 2021
... Superannuation Trustees (AIST) ASI 2021 conference discussing how super funds are currently thinking about defensive assets. Frontier director of consulting Kim Bowater said Frontier's forward-looking expectations show a dramatic change in the expected ...

Frontier hires former Perpetual head of infrastructure

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... representative at the board of Hobart International Airport, and non-executive director at Impact Investment Group. At Frontier, he will help the asset consultant refine its investment governance offering. He reports to director of sector research Paul ...

New equality push in investments

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 13 AUG 2021
... FSC chief executive Sally Loane said. "While this is a solid result, and a significant improvement on a 2017 survey by Frontier Advisors which showed women made up just 14% of Australian equity management teams, the FSC and the industry recognise there ...
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