|The CFA Institute is introducing artificial intelligence, fintech and machine learning to its curriculum as of next year.|
|A Swiss asset manager is offering two new sustainable infrastructure strategies with a combined capacity of about $1.7 billion to Australian institutional investors as it builds out its APAC presence.|
|Online brokers are being presented with a new business case to capture the most frequent traders - a group which has spiked in its considerations about switching broking platforms.|
|Prodigy Investment Partners has struck its third boutique partnership with a manager helmed by former Challenger and Credit Suisse investors.|
|An ASX-listed alternative investment manager has entered into non-binding term sheet with New York-based early stage venture capital firm Scout Ventures for a stake in a proposed US$50 million fund.|
|A corporate governance expert believes confidence in Australia's financial institutions will continue to fall while they remain exposed to the pursuit of profit to the detriment of customers.|
|Pengana's listed investment company posted solid profits for the financial year, springing back from last year's losses of $23 million.|
|There are signs of life in Fairfax yet but the big banks are less promising, according to Auscap Asset Management.|
|Mainstream Group is launching a separately managed account investment solution, one which the company says is its official entry into digital services targeted at financial advisers.|
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A new listed investment trust is offering SMSF investors an opportunity to invest in high-yield bonds, with an annual net distribution north of 5%.
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Financial advisers can't afford to ignore the Comprehensive Income Products for Retirement (CIPR) debate as it will affect all corners of the advice industry, a retirement solutions expert says.
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A $15 billion industry superannuation fund recently strengthened its governance, risk and project management capabilities, hiring eight new team members in the process.
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The sharp depreciation in many emerging market currencies this year to date is both a testament to funds flowing out of emerging markets and a forward indication of more downward pressure on their respective equity markets.
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