Fund People as at 28 August 2017

  • UBS announces wholesale head
  • Fidelity appoints new director
  • Australian Ethical makes two senior appointments
  • Vanguard appoints Australian QEG head
  • BlueBay opens Australian office
  • Westpac appoints independent director
  • HFR announces 2017 award nominees
  • CBA chief executive to stand down
  • QBE chief to step down
  • Cbus executive to step down
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Fund People as at August 14

  • Vision Super to expand ESG team
  • IOOF appoints portfolio manager
  • Chi-X appoints Australian chief
  • Media Super appoints managers
  • Bennelong leadership rearrangement
  • Policy expert re-joins ISA
  • BNP Paribas expands business team
  • Cbus executive wins FEAL award
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Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 17 July 2017

  • Cbus to reduce premiums
  • Hostplus drops premium
  • IOOF appoints asset consultant
  • Class Super consolidates with two boutiques
  • Huntley to pay penalty
  • ASIC acts to improve transparency
  • ASIC warns about Skyllex
  • ASIC takes action over misuse of certificates
  • NAB makes corrective disclosure about its wealth management business
  • ASIC cancels Grey Oak AFS license
  • Government closes super tax loophole
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Fund People as at 17 July 2017

  • LGS appoints female chair
  • Mercer appoints director
  • SuperFriend assigns director
  • AMP Capital appoints new directors
  • Cbus announces new role
  • BlackRock appoints executives
  • Club Plus Super appoints executive
  • Vanguard promotes chief investment officer
  • Vanguard chief executive steps down
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Fund People as at 2 May 2017

  • ANZIIF board adds member
  • Cbus creates new executive roles
  • Aurora appoints new COO
  • AMP Capital appoints head of insto and corporate business
  • AustralianSuper appoints new investment committee chair
  • MLC Super appoints new CEO
  • Deutsche Bank appoints Australian CEO
  • Vanguard appoints distributions heads
  • Countplus founder and chair retires after 11 years
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Fund Product, Company, and Regulatory Updates as at 6 December 2016

  • IOOF launches new adviser portal
  • Cbus launches employer app
  • Netwealth and Stanford Brown team up in MA offering
  • Mercer buys Pillar off the NSW Government
  • Franklin Templeton announces new operating structure
  • Macquarie merges two groups
  • HSBC opens new Sydney office
  • BTFG merges business areas: advice research with investment research
  • JPMorgan Chase pay bribery penalties after hiring family and friends
  • Budget Super Tax Package passed in Parliament
  • CommSec pays $200,000 infringement notice
  • Banking and financial services inquiry voted in
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Fund People as at 25 October 2016

  • BTIM appoints head of responsible investment
  • ANZ appoints a new director
  • Cbus hires three new investment specialists
  • AMP Capital appoints new director
  • Tasplan hires new CIO
  • Fidelity appoints Australian MD
  • BT Financial Group makes 10 redundant, new head of equities
  • SelectingSuper Award finalists announced
  • Securitor awards
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Fund People as at 27 September 2016

  • REST appoints new  GM of investments
  • Super SA appoints two new board members
  • Suncorp executive appointments
  • Perpetual appoints new executive director
  • First Super appoints co-chair
  • Cbus appoints investment manager
  • BTIM appoints group executive, international
  • Bankwest MD resigns
  • Australian Hedge Fund Awards
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Fund Product, Company, and Regulatory Updates as at 30 August 2016

  • Sequoia launches two new funds: electric cars and batteries
  • EGFM launches unlisted real estate fund
  • CFS launches Challenger's CarePlus annuity
  • Henderson launches emerging markets fund
  • Empirics data collaboration with super funds
  • ANZ Wealth developing new model portfolios for retirees with Mercer
  • Schroders launches ASX-quoted managed fund
  • AMP Capital to liquidate AGF portfolio
  • Cbus to take 20pc of assets in-house
  • Goldman Sachs closing Australian transition management business
  • BT winds up alternatives fund
  • Macquarie IM penalised over van Eyk fund
  • Ostrava, Marigold Falconer AFSLs cancelled, companies wound up
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Fund People as at 5 July 2016

  • EQT appoints new MD
  • SMSF Association adds head of technical
  • Mercer restructure
  • Cbus appoints senior equities research analyst, more hires
  • Bennelong appoints non-executive director
  • AMP appoints new chair, other new appointments to come
  • HFA CFO quits after a month
  • VicSuper loses its CIO
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