[i3] Investment Strategy Forum 2017
The 6th Investment Strategy Forum was held at the RACV Hotel in Torquay, VIC, on 4 and 5 May 2017. This forum took a deep dive into issues relating to strategy and governance, portfolio risk management and diversification as well as current developments in machine learning and impact investing.
[i3] Equity & Equities Alternatives Forum 2017
The Equity & Equities Alternatives Forum was held at the Hilton South Wharf Hotel in Melbourne on 29 and 30 March 2017. With bond yields rising and the promise by the US Federal Reserve of a more aggressive stance towards the longer-term outlook for rates, we are arguably at an inflection point.These moments in time […]
[i3] Portfolio Construction Masterclass NZ 2017
The 3rd annual Portfolio Construction Masterclass was held at the Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre in Auckland, New Zealand, from 27 February to 1 March 2017. Delegates from pension and sovereign wealth funds in the Pacific Island region discussed investment issues and exchanged ideas on best practice in implementation.
[i3] Asset Management Leadership Roundtable 2016
The Asset Management Leadership Roundtable was held at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel on 30 November 2016. In this roundtable, we looked beyond the binary and delved deeper into trends that might shape the future of the industry. We covered the implications for manager mandates and relationships of the continuing trend of in-sourcing and internal team […]
[i3] Fixed Income, Credit & Currency 2016
The inaugural Fixed Income, Credit & Currency program was held at the Sheraton on the Park in Sydney on 22 November 2016. In a world where negative interest rates are becoming increasingly commonplace, we were forced to evaluated the role of bonds. For many institutional investors, the reason to invest in them is diversification, after […]
[i3] Global Investment Strategy Forum 2016
The [i3] Global Investment Strategy Forum was held at Cyberport, Hong Kong on 13 and 14 October 2016. In its fourth year, the Forum continues to challenge institutional asset owners and investors to re-think portfolio strategy approaches for the long term. It was co-hosted with academic partner University of Chicago Booth School of Business (HK). […]
[i3] Asset Allocation Forum 2016
The [i3] Asset Allocation Forum 2016 was held at the RACV Hotel in Torquay, VIC, on 25 and 26 August 2016. At this Forum, we discussed how the perfect storm of exceptionally low returns, increased risk levels and diminished diversification opportunities challenged all investors. This uncertainty was further exacerbated by the divergence of global monetary […]
[i3] Insurance Investment Roundtable 2016
The [i3] Insurance Investment Roundtable was held at the Sheraton on the Park in Sydney on 7 June 2016. In this new era of continued uncertainty in markets and economies, significant headwinds await. As such, conventional asset/liability management methods may not be as suitable. Market volatility, changing correlations in stress events, weather patterns, changing insurer’s […]