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Industry fund reveals new mandates
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 SEP 2020
An industry superannuation fund has overhauled its investment strategy, terminating and replacing several managers in the process. Following the recent termination of AMP Capital as investment manager for its Balanced Socially Responsible option, as ...
Corporates have a critical role in social, environmental outcomes
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 SEP 2020
... Melior's inaugural Australian Impact Report which highlights the growing awareness among corporates of the need to improve social and environmental outcomes as investor demands skyrocket. "There's probably never been a more important time for public ...
Melbourne boutique raising $70m for new fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... infrastructure (like large scale solar farms), impact private equity, venture capital and debt for impact-focussed startups, social impact bonds, environmental assets and regenerative farming. The first close is set at $70 million and the fund is for ...
Super fund gets ahead of CIPR obscurity
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... meet community expectations about retirement incomes. "Superannuation saves Australia from the budgetary, economic and social unrest evident in parts of Europe who have long struggled to grapple with unsustainable publicly funded pensions," Retirement ...
Realindex appoints former BlackRock executive
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... investment will be valuable, as clients increasingly look to us for systematic strategies that take into account environmental, social and governance considerations," Francis said. Nash has also been a lecturer at the University of Technology Sydney ...
Chief economist update: Prime Minister Suga
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... "...Australia's Victoria state recorded fewest infections since 26-Jun as restrictions lift in regional areas. South Korea eased social distancing curbs, including lifting ban on indoor dining and allowing leisure facilities to open. Tokyo government ...
Rapper charged over crypto scandal
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 14 SEP 2020
... fraudulent cryptocurrency offering, after the Securities and Exchange Commission found he had promoted and sold tokens on his social media accounts. Clifford Harris Jr, better known for his stage name T.I., has appeared in several films throughout his ...
Australian Unity adds to leadership
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 14 SEP 2020
... supporting the equity and growth agendas of the $4.5 billion portfolio of mortgages, commercial property, healthcare and social infrastructure. Australian Unity's executive general manager - property Mark Pratt said Goodwin is a respected and talented ...
Super fund axes AMP Capital mandate
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 10 SEP 2020
... for a more holistic socially responsible investment option that targets a positive impact on certain environmental and social issues, while avoiding investments that have a negative impact," QSuper told members. It also follows AMP taking the AMP Capital ...
Chief economist update: Australia on top despite recession
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 4 SEP 2020
... meetings with persons from different households were eased; June 15 - reopening of "non-essential" businesses; July 4 - social distancing gap lowered from two metres to one "to allow businesses to be able to reopen". The relaxation of restrictions in ...
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