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‘Focus on the big game’ to stay competitive

Traditional portfolio construction might be dead. But that doesn’t mean there’s no way to beat inflation, even as investors anticipate it will continue to rise and fall over the next decade.

Lachlan Maddock | 24th Feb 2023 | More
‘Bring it on’: Trustees on nation-building

Super fund trustees are throwing their full weight behind nation building projects where they feel their funds can get a competitive return, while the Coalition’s competing super for housing policy has been labelled “elitist”.

Lachlan Maddock | 24th Feb 2023 | More
  • ‘Big, bold ambition’ pays off for Osmosis

    Osmosis IM was started with the belief that resource efficient companies would outperform their more wasteful peers. Fourteen years later it’s landed what’s likely the largest new ESG mandate in history.

    Lachlan Maddock | 22nd Feb 2023 | More
    Magellan eyes buys, alts on long road back to $100bn

    Magellan has flagged acquisitions and the addition of alternatives strategies as part of a five-year plan to reclaim the $100 billion plus heights it last scaled in 2021.

    Lachlan Maddock | 17th Feb 2023 | More
  • Big funds shake home country bias, champion barbell strategies

    Superannuation funds are rapidly offshoring their assets as FUM grows faster than GDP, according to new data from NAB and ASFA. Coming early to the barbell strategy party has also paid off.

    Lachlan Maddock | 15th Feb 2023 | More
    Appetite for diversifying strategies drops

    While diversifying strategies commanded the field through 2022, investors feel they’ve missed the boat on the returns to be had. Instead, they’re window shopping for more private equity.

    Lachlan Maddock | 15th Feb 2023 | More
    Former Cooper PM heads to Munro

    Ex-Cooper Investors portfolio manager Qiao Ma has landed at Munro Partners, where she will help support its three global funds with research and stock ideas.

    Lachlan Maddock | 13th Feb 2023 | More
    State of the ART: How State Street won its big new mandate

    Strategic alignment on growth and data capabilities made State Street a good fit for Australian Retirement Trust’s custody needs. Hard-earned experience with mergers helped too.

    Lachlan Maddock | 10th Feb 2023 | More
    ‘A vast degree of experience’: Scott Tully lands at Rest

    Rest has brought on former Colonial First State executive director for investments Scott Tully and Spirit Super’s Paul Docherty to get a “fresh set of eyes” on its investment options.

    Staff Writer | 10th Feb 2023 | More
  • Vanguard’s super man hits the road

    Vanguard Australia head of superannuation Michael Lovett will leave the firm following the launch of its super product.

    Lachlan Maddock | 8th Feb 2023 | More
    Cooper closes Asia fund as PM exits

    Cooper Investors has shuttered the retail and wholesale classes of its Asian Equities Fund following the resignation of portfolio manager Qiao Ma.

    Lachlan Maddock | 3rd Feb 2023 | More
    Man Group gets active as passive ‘reaches saturation point’

    The passive investment mega-wave has likely crested with active strategies poised for a long-overdue comeback over the next decade, according to a new Man Institute study.

    David Chaplin | 1st Feb 2023 | More