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Hostplus grilled on common ownership, collusion

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 20 SEP 2021
... outsourced. Hostplus has several mandates with IFM, being in Aussie equities; a passive strategy; a socially responsible investment and a small-cap strategy. The most recent mandate awarded to IFM is a quantitative strategy, which is both an active and ...

MUFG, First Sentier hire sustainable investment lead

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 14 SEP 2021
... further develop the Institute's sustainable investment research programme," First Sentier global head of responsible investment Will Oulton said. "The reports will promote critical, urgent and under-reported sustainability issues, while outlining actions ...

Responsible investment sector hits $1.2tn

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
The proportion of money managed using responsible investment techniques increased from 30 to 40%, faster than the increase of professionally managed funds in 2020, according to the Responsible Investment Association Australia (RIAA). RIAA has released ...

HESTA defines perfect merger partner

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 31 AUG 2021
... delivering dignity for our members in retirement. We would want to merge with funds that are committed to responsible investment and have the same beliefs as us," she said. Getting a little more specific, Sawtell-Rickson went on to say that HESTA would ...

Evergreen launches RI index

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 AUG 2021
Evergreen Consultants established a responsible investment index based on a grading system that focuses on an investment manager's intent and actions rather than solely on portfolio metrics. The Evergreen Responsible Investment Grading Index (ERIG Index) ...

HESTA hires technology strategist

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... provide seamless, engaging experiences." In other recent moves, Kim Farrant joined HESTA as general manager responsible investment, while the former chief investment officer at AMP Life Jeff Brunton joined as head of portfolio management.

New Forests appoints head of sustainability

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 17 AUG 2021
... was a strategic advisor at Kings Gate Capital Partners. Saleeba previously spent eight years at HESTA as responsible investment manager leading the responsible investment team and delivering a responsible investment program. She was also the inaugural ...

Fidelity nabs ESG expert from HESTA

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 12 AUG 2021
... of sustainability practices into our investment process." At HESTA, Jaramillo was most recently senior responsible investment adviser. During her time at the fund, she founded 40:40 Vision, an investor led initiative to drive gender diversity in the ...

Booming market for financial services jobs

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 10 AUG 2021
... wealth management. The firm said there was strong demand in investment research, investment operations, ESG/responsible investment, client services & administration, data & performance analytics, marketing, and risk & compliance. Risk and compliance ...

Super fund chair outlines future strategy

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 27 JUL 2021
Catholic Super and Equipsuper's Danny Casey has told Financial Standard of the funds' increased commitment to ESG and plans to double membership, as he settles into the role of chair. Speaking with Financial Standard just weeks after taking ...
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