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Natixis hires sales director from First Sentier

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
Natixis Investment Managers hired an institutional sales director who spent nearly a decade at First Sentier Investors. Sydney-based Edward Tighe joined Natixis IM in October. He finished up as director of institutional business at First Sentier, formerly ...

Unlisted asset valuation processes largely inadequate: APRA

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... fund managers and asset consultants by some, possibly to the detriment of members. It also found instances of chief investment officers spearheading valuation decisions. APRA said it found that, "while RSE licensees generally reacted promptly to the ...

Kilter wins $70m mandate

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... to risk management that is changing the nature of investing. "The growing support Kilter Rural is achieving from the investment community both here and internationally, illustrates that firms that are part of the transition to a low carbon future, as ...

BOQ divests St Andrew's Insurance

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... after receiving approval from APRA. BOQ announced on 14 October 2020 that it entered into an agreement with Farmcove Investment Holdings to sell St Andrew's subject to APRA's blessing. "Following the receipt of APRA approval, there are no remaining conditions ...

Westpac director stands down

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... chief executive of Morgan Stanley for nearly 20 years and also a guardian of the Future Fund for five years. "Steve's investment banking experience has been invaluable to Westpac particularly in contributing to deliberations on our institutional bank," ...

LGIAsuper, Energy Super change fees

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... by reducing our weekly administration fee by 33%, to just $1.00 per week per account. We also reduced the estimated investment fees for all ready-made options including MySuper and some of our single asset class options." The superannuation fund is in ...

Fidelity moves on net zero

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... identify engagement opportunities and to set interim targets for 2025 and beyond and to ensure those with a sustainable investment objective are aligned with a net zero trajectory by 2050. "As a responsible investor, we must understand the carbon footprint ...

Centuria, MAF make joint acquisition

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
Centuria Capital Group and MA Financial Group (MAF) have partnered to acquire an office site in Adelaide. Both groups will take a 50% interest in 25 Grenfell Street in the Adelaide CBD for $83.3 million each. The 24-level office building will be jointly ...

Super executives switching options in conflict: ASIC

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
ASIC has released the results of surveillance into investment switching by super fund executives during market volatility at the start of the pandemic, finding possible conflicts of interest. ASIC looked at a sample of 23 trustees (including trustees ...

GQG Partners celebrates IPO

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 OCT 2021
... Australia of the year. "This is an important step towards the vision we laid out when founding the company, of building an investment-led culture, and an institution that can outlive its founders," GQG Partners chief executive Tim Carver said. "Since ...
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