Actuaries & Researchers
Australian advisers are still predominantly male, with varying (lowish) numbers of female advisers at the different licensees.
An Australian study in the effect of EUs on corporate behaviour has found that EUs do have a deterrent effect.
AMP Capital appoints two ESG investment team members
Macquarie Group makes senior appointments
Future Fund appoints new board member
Aberdeen loses head of distribution
Vision Super lowers admin and investment fees
Mercer and Kogan partner for a new super fund
Nikko closes two Australian equity funds
Financial Circle to pay $9m in fines for loan scheme
Westpac to pay $3.3m for BBSW saga
ETFs globally brought in US$41 billion in net flows during September 2018 as the US stock markets expand.
The seventh round of hearings for the Royal Commission into the finance industry will focus on the causes of misconduct, with the previous six hearings focusing on the misconduct itself.
Australian listed companies are falling short when it comes to climate risk disclosure, with ASIC calling for greater efforts.
CBA appoints new CFO
AMP Superannuation Trustees board welcome two new directors
Australian Unity appoints research head for advice business
Challenger appoints new CEO
Nikko appoints new director
Perpetual loses distribution head to Neuberger Berman
JP Morgan AM builds on distribution team
Vision Super launches app
New ETFs launched by Vanguard, VanEck, Betashares
BTFG divests further tobacco stocks
ASIC reviewing CBA’s Dollarmites
Red Summit AFS licence cancelled
FOS releases its annual report on disputes, with an increase in complaints of 11 per cent for the last financial year.
ASIC’s report into insurance inside superannuation shows there is room for improvement.
Fidelity launches global emerging markets ETF
AMP cans SMSF lending, divests $440m from tobacco
Tobacco exclusion indices launched by MSCI
Bill introduced for revealing target markets of financial products
SMSF lending proposal from ASIC
New fintech agreements signed between Australia and US, Luxembourg
IOOF appoints CEO of Financial Services Partners
Magellan appoints new CEO
NGS Super names new CEO
QSuper CIO retiring in a year
A study has examined the experiences of female CEOs in Australia.
ETFs accumulated US$34 billion in net new cash, with equity ETFs leading the way with US$28 billion in net new cash, followed by bond ETFs.
Global long-term mutual funds collected US$20bn in new money over August, with Asia leading in gains for the second consecutive month.
A Flinders University study examines how we opt for people our own age, until we get older and our bias shifts.
Amongst 16 high performing pension funds out of Australia in 2017, VicSuper is performing very well on the world stage.
Uni students running hedge fund
Class actions planned against retail super funds
IOOF sells AET
Combined Super to merge with Prime Super
ASIC commencing civil proceedings against ANZ
ASIC updates regulatory approvals for new products and ETFs of the Chi-X market
ASIC stops proposed initial coin offerings
Global long-term mutual funds collected US$65 billion in net new money during July, pushing year-to-date net fund flows to US$598 billion.
Challenger appoints and loses an independent director
State Street appoint global markets head
FinTech Australia CEO resigns after four months
Hedge Fund Industry Awards
Kell resigns from ASIC
A snapshot of United States funds for August 2018.
The latest updates from the Royal Commission into banking and finance industry misconduct.
The cost of living has increased in some ways this quarter, and dropped in others.
A survey of women in the investment management industry has found that nothing much has changed in the past two decades when it comes to the meaningful inclusion of women.
Vanguard rolls out suite of ESG funds
Nikko launches global disruption fund
Funds SA securities servicing contract up for tender
Blockchain smart contracts for business soon to be a reality
Pension age increase on hold
UniSuper cuts administration fees
BNP Paribas launches new Australian equities trust
ETF assets have reached US$5.1 trillion globally.
The Royal Commission is delving into life insurance companies in the coming weeks, along with regulators.
Research reveals that millennials are leading the way when it comes to interest in impact investing.
Kids whose parents get financial advice and talk to them about money are more financially literate than kids with non-advised parents.
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