Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 16 January 2019

  • VanEck reduces ETF fees

  • Strategic Insight (formerly Plan For Life) has been acquired

  • Verve Super launches supporting female financial security

  • Equip to take over superannuation for ex-Qantas catering employees

  • Insto investors get African index, finally

  • Halifax Investment Services AFS licence suspended

  • California first US state to mandate gender board diversity

  • ASIC releases consultation paper on fee and cost disclosure reform for managed funds

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Fund People as at 3 November 2017

  • Macquarie appoints new director
  • Portfolio manager appointed to Spaceship
  • Financial officer appointed to LUCRF Super
  • MD appointed by Franklin Templeton
  • New ASIC chair named
  • Inaugural chief executive appointed by ACSA
  • Fiducian executive chair transition
  • VanEck expands development team
  • UniSuper hires for equities team
  • Finalist announced for SelectingSuper Awards
  • Contango chief departs
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Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 4 July 2017

  • IOOF to acquire trustee business
  • VanEck to launch ETF
  • Bennelong launches new emerging companies fund
  • Media Super enters R&D lending business
  • QSuper open to the public
  • Managed funds platform launched by MA Operator
  • ASIC funding model passes Senate
  • Sequoia to purchase Interprac
  • CFA Institute launches research exchange
  • Malaysia SC and ASIC sign fintech agreement
  • Westpac pays $127,250 infringement penalty
  • Orders to wind up Octaviar Group companies
  • JFSA and ASIC fintech cooperation
  • Macquarie pays $505,000 infringement penalty
  • ASIC proposed guidance on crowd-sourced funding
  • Decision on application of Criminal Code in civil proceedings
  • UBS pays $280,000 in infringement penalties
  • ASIC reports on conduct in funds management
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Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 2 May 2017

  • Omega Global Investors launches equity income fund
  • VanEck launching smart beta bond ETF
  • Macquarie Wrap adds L1 Capital Long Short Fund
  • PIMCO launches new ESG bond fund
  • ANZ launches tech ETF
  • ESG risk tool launch
  • Sunsuper and Kinetic Super to merge
  • Henderson Group and Janus Capital Group merger
  • LGS strengthens ESG, reinstates investment restrictions
  • Australia Wealth Capital AFSL suspended
  • ASIC signs fintech agreement with Indonesia
  • DD&D Securities AFSL cancelled
  • First Super stops private equity investments
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