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BetaShares changes custodian for hedge funds

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 26 NOV 2021
The custodian of BetaShares' listed hedge funds has changed. The ETF manager announced to the ASX that from November 26 Deutsche Bank AG will no longer serve as the custodian and prime broker for the three funds. Instead, BNP Paribas has been appointed. ...

Clearstream wins custody mandate

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 25 NOV 2021
Clearstream Australia has won a mandate to serve as sub-custodian for unlisted managed funds and hedge funds in Australia and New Zealand for a large firm. J.P. Morgan appointed Clearstream to provide local sub-custody services. Clearstream has been ...

Super funds to front committee hearing

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 17 SEP 2021
... regulators have questioned the consequences of common ownership, "and academics have raised concerns about the role of hedge funds, index funds, proxy advisers and super funds in suppressing competition and the risks of inaction". In its submission on ...

Buy-sell spreads higher for active and diversified ETFs: Rainmaker

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... varies vastly by types of ETFs. The highest buy-sell spreads are seen across active ETFs (median spread of 44bps) and hedge funds (38 bps), while cash products have the lowest number at 2bps median. The third-highest buy-sell spreads were seen across ...

Funds valued illiquid asset correctly: ASIC

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 AUG 2021
... billion in illiquid assets, looked at direct real property, mortgage, infrastructure, private equity, private debt and hedge funds. Early last year, super funds and other asset managers copped flak for how they valued their illiquid investments. ASIC ...

Super, fund manager ASX dominance launches inquiry

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 2 AUG 2021
... ownership and capital concentration led by institutional investors like banks, superannuation funds, investment funds and hedge funds. Wilson, who will act as the committee's chair, said that the "this inquiry is urgent". "There is already high concentration ...

Future Fund appoints portfolio strategy lead

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 29 JUL 2021
... role. Samild was most recently the head of alternatives, looking after Future Fund's $30 billion allocation to hedge funds and other skills-based absolute return strategies. He joined Future Fund in 2013 after four years as industry fund LUCRF Super's ...

Preqin expands local team

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 JUL 2021
... deals and exits) for six main alternative asset classes: private equity, real estate, infrastructure, private debt, hedge funds, natural resources. It does not rate funds.

Aussie PE, VC assets hit milestone

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 17 JUN 2021
... that in Asia Pacific, total private capital assets will hit $7.9 trillion (US$6tn) in four years' time. Excluding hedge funds, the amount of dry powder held by fund managers across the region also sits at a record of $584.6 billion (US$446bn) as ...

LIBOR phased out by year end

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 4 JUN 2021
... Messages were filed in court that showed traders blatantly discussing manipulating the LIBOR rate to the advantage of hedge funds. The scandal also resulted in US homeowners filing a class action against their mortgage lenders, claiming that LIBOR manipulation ...
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