Technology has become an increasingly important part of equity investing as investors start to make use of large, and sometimes unexplored, data sets, while the analytical capabilities of ever more powerful computers continue to improve. Yet, 2018 was a difficult year for equity factor investment strategies as many of these strategies did poorly, all at […]More Details
The 5th annual Pacific Investment Strategy Forum will enable the global investment management community to impart knowledge and expertise to senior executives of provident/trust funds in the Pacific Island and Oceania region. It will also serve as a platform peer-to-peer exchange and collaboration amongst these funds. Organised with strategic partner, Pacific Islands Investment Forum (PIIF), this […]More Details
Revisiting Insurance Portfolios with Allianz The shift towards structurally lower interest rates globally in the aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis, and indeed the existence of negative interest rates in many countries, has forced a range of investors to re-think their longer term structural asset allocation approaches. In this lunchtime presentation, Allianz Australia’s CIO Anthony […]More Details
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Friedrich August von Hayek