A rise in inflation might be around the corner and institutional investors would do well to prepare for this risk, MLC’s Jonathan Armitage says.
AustralianSuper’s former Head of Equities, Innes McKeand, has left to join UK Pension Fund USS, where he will establish a new global equities team.
Colonial First State’s Jujhar Toki speaks to [i3] Insights about the fund’s current review of defensive assets.
The coronavirus pandemic has caused a paradigm shift in the investment environment which has large consequences for portfolio construction for many years to come, the Future Fund said.
State Super appoints former Deputy Chief Investment Officer Charles Wu as its new CIO, after the departure of Gary Gabriel at the end of last year.
Christian Super CIO Mark Rider, who spent a previous life at the RBA, says we are entering a period not unlike the first few decades after the World War II.
HESTA has appointed Michael Sommers as General Manager Portfolio Construction & Risk. Sommers joins from Frontier Advisors, where he was Head of Alternatives and Derivatives for the past seven years.
2020 will always be remembered as the year of COVID-19, devastating entire sectors of the economy, from hospitality to airlines. But looking at the most popular topics of the year, it is clear that the pandemic wasn’t the only thing on investors’ minds.
Cbus CEO Justin Arter expects to see more consolidation among smaller funds as the proposed super reforms might cause these funds to rethink their purpose in life.