|Spurred by the local success of its emerging markets value fund, Pzena Investment Management has introduced its second Australian pooled vehicle.|
|Bond managers appear to be taking a more active approach to investing in the current low-volatility environment, according to Bank of China's head of fixed income Mark Todd.|
|Listed investment company Argo Investments' profit has taken a dive, falling 24.4% from the previous period.|
|The fixed income giant has pulled the brakes on its $1 billion listed investment trust, as the Treasury conducts a public consultation on stamping fees for LICs and LITs.|
|ANZ completed its sale of OnePath Pensions & Investments to IOOF for a renegotiated price of $850 million.|
|Private equity firm Adamantem Capital has acquired an ASX-listed engineering company.|
|Perpetual is set to acquire a US investment firm managing $5.5 billion, and will establish a distribution arm in the US.|
|Schroders, best recognised in Australia for its fixed income and equity strategies, is gearing up to bring a private equity fund to local investors later this year.|
|The former Colonial First State Global Asset Management head of responsible investment is gearing up to launch a new sustainable investing solution.|
|Link has entered into a binding agreement to acquire a European loan servicing, advisory and asset management business.|
Following its acquisition of a stake in Escala Partners, New York-based Focus Financial Partners is set to buy a slice of Melbourne-based MEDIQ Financial Services.
With the coronavirus, now dubbed COVID-19, impacting not only many lives, but now also the bottom line of some of the world's biggest companies, investors are chasing shorting opportunities to bank big on the pandemic.
A former chair of the SMSF Association has returned for another stint in the top job.
The chief executive of a $5.5 billion industry superannuation fund has spoken out against increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% in a submission to the Retirement Income Review.
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