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Fidelity adds new climate, gender policies

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 27 JUL 2021
... policies, it wants most developed market investees to have at least 30% of board gender diversity and 15% for all other markets. On climate change, it expects companies to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, make specific and appropriate disclosures ...

Economic recap: Week to July 23

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 26 JUL 2021
... rendered the minutes of the RBA's July meeting outdated. The optimistic narrative painted by the RBA at the meeting led markets to anticipate that it would further QE at its November policy review. Not anymore. Offshore, the European Central Bank ...

New emerging markets ESG fund at Dimensional

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 23 JUL 2021
Dimensional's sustainability suite is being expanded with the introduction of a new emerging markets fund with an ESG filter. In what Dimensional says is one of the first of its kind in Australia, the fund manager has launched the Emerging Markets Sustainability ...

Pendal open to more acquisitions

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 23 JUL 2021
... 8% increase in underlying profit after tax $82.6 million in the half-year ending March. It was a beneficiary of strong markets, good performance fees, and net inflows. The TSW acquisition increases its FUM by about 30% to over $132 billion. The company ...

Institutional Shareholder Services to acquire Rainmaker Information

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  THURSDAY, 22 JUL 2021
... Rainmaker will benefit from new capabilities, consistent with the group's product offerings across multiple global markets. "Rainmaker's leadership in the Australian market - with a broad and diversified client base and well-integrated platform ...

Boutique appoints chief executive

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 JUL 2021
... Zealand in 2008 from Boston Consulting Group and moved to Australia in 2010. His experience covers listed and unlisted markets across transport, energy, digital infrastructure and social infrastructure sectors in Australasia, Asia and Europe, the firm ...

Sydney world's strongest luxury real estate market

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 JUL 2021
... protecting jobs and incomes via furlough schemes meaning there have been few forced property sales. Banks in key developed markets offered mortgage holidays to customers reducing repossessions and foreclosures," she said. "Households accrued a total ...

Aware, AustralianSuper, QIC back infra investor

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUL 2021
... sustainable infrastructure. It has a portfolio of about $2 billion of such assets in the energy, waste, water and transport markets. In a recent equity raise of US$2 billion, Generate attracted investments from Aware, AustralianSuper, QIC, CBRE Caledon ...

S&P launches new ESG tilted NZ index

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUL 2021
... strategies are in line with the expectations of not just investors, but also the policy makers that govern those respective markets."

Acadian launches multi-asset fund

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUL 2021
... conditions. The Acadian Global Macro Fund uses a systematic approach to exploit inefficiencies across and within global markets and will be available for institutional and wholesale investors seeking a defensive alternatives exposure. The fund aims to ...
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