Sort By
  • Newest

  • Newest

  • Oldest

  • Author Name

  • Author Name

  • David Chaplin

  • Drew Meredith

  • Giselle Roux

  • Greg Bright

  • James Dunn

  • Lachlan Maddock

‘More need than ever’ for investment governance advice

Big funds are looking for help with investment governance as they internalise more and more of their resources, according to JANA, and it’s also seeing a lot more demand for guidance on net zero objectives.

Staff Writer | 29th Sep 2023 | More
Ex-Telstra Super, Insignia CIO Steve Merlicek puts Activus in the rear-view mirror

The long-time institutional investment executive has resigned from his position as chair at the boutique consultant after six years to focus on assorted directorial roles.

Tahn Sharpe | 14th Jul 2023 | More
Rest gets a second set of hands for growing complexity

The $70 billion super fund has appointed WTW as asset consultant to its board and board investment committee as it internalises a substantial chunk of its funds under management.

Lachlan Maddock | 28th Jun 2023 | More
  • Super funds back Nuveen’s US real estate play

    A number of industry funds have invested in Nuveen’s US Cities Workplace Strategy as they diversify away from traditional real estate and harness thematics related to changing work and life patterns.

    Lachlan Maddock | 24th May 2023 | More
    Why super funds and consultants shouldn’t ‘accept the status quo’

    Much of the work Willis Towers Watson does for Australia’s largest allocators is now around investment governance. But the tyranny of distance means the local scene can be a bit of an “echo chamber”.

    Lachlan Maddock | 3rd Feb 2023 | More
    Unshackled: JANA staff take full control

    After more than 20 years of institutional ownership, the management and staff of Australia’s largest asset consultancy have regained full control of their destiny.

    Lachlan Maddock | 25th Jan 2023 | More
  • JANA chases family offices, not-for-profits as super sees ‘significant change’

    Australia’s largest homegrown asset consultant is plotting an expansion further beyond its traditional superannuation clients, while consolidation in the industry is changing the way they work.

    Lachlan Maddock | 13th Jan 2023 | More
    On YFYS, no quick fix for the ultimate blunt instrument

    A new review will address some of the unintended consequences of Your Future Your Super. But while super funds are no doubt holding out for a hero, there’s probably no perfect performance test.

    Lachlan Maddock | 30th Sep 2022 | More
  • JANA promotes ‘central pillar’ Georgina Dudley to CEO role

    The respected executive will take the reigns in December and lead what has become the largest investment advisory across Australia and New Zealand over the last 35 years.

    Tahn Sharpe | 7th Sep 2022 | More
    Fewer YFYS failures with fees, data in focus

    It’s unlikely that there will be an increasing trend towards Your Future Your Super (YFYS) test failures, but the unintended consequences of the reforms are still worth examining, says JANA.

    Lachlan Maddock | 5th Sep 2022 | More
    1 2 3