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Macquarie sweeps Investment Leadership Awards

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 11 JUN 2021
... - Australian Ethical Shares Fund Wholesale ESG - International Equities BetaShares Capital - BetaShares Global Sustainability Leaders ETF Investment Manager of the Year Macquarie Investment Management

BlackRock rejigs Aussie shares fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 7 JUN 2021
... the same period. It has also enhanced its quality filters including management, profitability, debt, business and sustainability. From June 1, the fund is also formally excluding sectors including tobacco producers, controversial weapons, thermal coal ...

MAM fund buys waste company

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 JUN 2021
... to support Beauparc's long-term growth plans, maintaining its strong focus on customers, health and safety, and sustainability." Blackstone previously made a 37.6% stake in Beauparc two years ago with the remaining holding belonging to Waters. "It has ...

IFM adds to board

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 1 JUN 2021
... rights through corporate governance, and aligning fiduciary duty and investment discipline with an evolving focus on sustainability," IFM said in a statement. Her appointment takes the IFM board to nine people. She and Carol Gray are both based in North ...

J.P. Morgan makes key APAC appointment

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 31 MAY 2021
... deliver innovative solutions and impacts, we are excited about continuing to strengthen our ongoing commitment to sustainability," Wu said. Shimada previously worked as Europe, Middle East and Asia sustainable investing strategist with J.P. Morgan, based ...

Sydney digital adviser wins UK client

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 28 MAY 2021
... human advisers but will be underpinned by technology that automates processes like fact find, online submission and sustainability report creations. "The service will initially be targeted at the company's existing customers before being offered more ...

Citi bolsters equities team

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 27 MAY 2021
... what Citi has identified as an increased client demand for ESG insights and analysis. She was previously a senior sustainability consultant at EY. McGuiness will report to Citi head of ESG research Ed McKinnon. "Citi continues to attract talent and ensure ...

Advisers report burnout, breaking point: Research

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 25 MAY 2021
... desire and capacity to work in this profession," the report read. All in all, there are real concerns about the sustainability of the profession. Fraser said: "Financial advisers play a vitally important role in our society. Having worked with this industry ...

JANA appoints head of sustainability

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 24 MAY 2021
JANA has hired Westpac's executive manager for risk for the newly created role of head of sustainability. Rachel Halpern will work closely with JANA's head of responsible investment Tim Conly, taking the team to six people, the firm said. Halpern will ...

Actuaries Institute unveils IDII recommendations

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 24 MAY 2021
... insurance read. Life insurers should avoid overly long-term guarantee periods for terms and conditions and use the Sustainability Guide in decision making, which the taskforce developed as a roadmap for product design, operational practices, pricing ...
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