Funds management

Russell Investments bolsters actuarial team

BNP Paribas launches local dealing desk

IFM plans European expansion

EM Debt: Finding Fundamental Value in a Shifting Landscape


New board appointments for RBF

Data management receives global attention

Wholesale funds reap rewards of market recovery

Currency a factor in emerging market fixed income

Cbus set sights on industry governance following BIG appointment

QIC joint venture expands US property portfolio

ISN claims super funds burnt by $1.5 billion by HFT

In-sourcing investment bound by philosophical challenges

Policies slow shift to equities

ISN urges government to reform infrastructure investment

Large instos view Asia as long-term play

CSC streamlines investment in line with MySuper

IFM attracts new mandates

Australia rated poorly on managed fund disclosure

VicSuper kicks tobacco habit

UK fixed income manager launches fund in Australia

STC drops tobacco

First Super rallies overseas managers in bid against bank’s governance

Reputational risk in focus following post-GFC scandals

CareSuper shuffles investments

US study finds income the most compelling savings story

North American equities fall out of favour with fund managers

Competitive bidding on local infrastructure heats up

AUI proposes property funds merger

Government clears path for APX

US report highlights need for annuitisation

Opportunities in emerging market bonds

Anti-corruption stepped up in response to UN campaign

Mercer picks up SSFS asset consultant mandate

MySuper approvals for big and small

Standard Life forges ahead with European distribution plan

Asset prices may outstrip economic fundamentals, says OECD

Legalsuper launches direct investment option

Ashurst opens Beijing office

“Get rid of the middle men”: Parametric

No need to delay reporting standards, says Milestone

BNP Paribas Australia aligns with global model

High frequency trading concerns overstated: ASIC

IFM expands local aviation portfolio

Global equities strategies need dedicated specialists

Asian boom may elude Australian managers

Benefits of private capital under-estimated: Mercer

Reporting season intensifies asset reallocation

IFM buys into UK airport operations

Managed funds industry hits $2 trillion

Future Fund excludes tobacco

Fund managers’ equity return expectations on the rise