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Former Aberdeen duo back with Sydney boutique
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
Aberdeen Standard Investment's former head of Australian fixed income and global head of restructuring have kicked off a new consulting and advisory business. Nicholas Bishop and Stephen Fang worked at Aberdeen together for about a decade. The duo ...
Perpetual launches two ESG funds
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... Trillium's integrated ESG approach, which has the objective of providing investors with long-term capital growth through investment in global companies." "This fits comfortably with Perpetual Investments' focus on fundamental research and analysis of ...
BGH Capital closes in on theme park deal
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
Private equity firm BGH Capital has entered into an implementation agreement with Village Roadshow to acquire control by two terms of arrangement at up to $2.45 per share. Under Structure A, shareholders will be entitled to $2.20 a share, plus an additional ...
MySuper returns negative
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... 2019/2020 financial year, but the results weren't as bad as they could have been. According to the Rainmaker MySuper investment performance index, MySuper products delivered an average return of -0.9% last financial year. It is the first negative annual ...
IOOF divests Australian Ethical
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... Ethical to 4.9%. IOOF chief executive Renato Mota said the sale aligns IOOF's strategy to simplify its business. "Our investment in Australian Ethical has realised significant returns for our shareholders. This sale aligns to our transformation strategy ...
First company lists on Sydney Stock Exchange
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
Junior gold miner Torque Metals has become the first company to list on the Sydney Stock Exchange. Sydney Stock Exchange chief executive Michael Go said the listing was the first under the exchange's new strategy and that several more companies were ...
Class action over YouTube fundie fallout
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
UK investment giant Hargreaves Lansdown is facing a potential class action over its alleged promotion of Neil Woodford's funds. The Woodford Equity Income Fund was spectacularly wound up after its namesake star fundie Neil Woodford offered an emotional ...
CalPERS chief investment officer resigns
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
The $565 billion pension fund is on the hunt for a new investment chief following the resignation of Yu (Ben) Meng. Meng was appointed to the lead investments role in January 2019 and, last financial year, achieved a return of 4.7% - beating its 4.3% ...
Dealmakers hold off investing in Australia
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 6 AUG 2020
... dealmakers are struggling to get access to finance in addition to regarding delays in governmental approval for foreign investment, according to the latest research from Pitcher Partners. The Dealmakers Mid-Market M&A in Australia 1H20 update from Pitcher ...
Investment committees not up to scratch
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 6 AUG 2020
New research from Thinking Ahead Institute has identified the flaws in investment committee practices and governance. The research, Going from good to great , points to the aviation industry as one the investment industry could stand to learn from. ...
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