Long before the coronavirus crisis hit, Lisa Gray, the former chief executive of the Victorian Funds Management Corporation, had put in place plans to prepare the sovereign wealth fund for market shocks
Morningstar's new director of research products, Rick Di Cristoforo, explained to Industry Moves how Morningstar can support the adviser industry as it goes through significant change.
While super funds are offering big salaries for specialists, Frontier chief executive Andrew Polson urges young investment talent to look for broader investment experience. A career is a marathon, not a sprint and it will pay off in the long run.
The United Nations-supported Principals for Responsible Investment (PRI) is building out its presence in Australia with the addition of four new hires across policy, relationship management and press.
This year, Australia marks two decades since the first exchange-traded funds were listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. On 27 August 2001, State Street launched the SPDR® S&P®/ASX 200 Fund (STW) and the SPDR® S&P®/ASX 50 Fund (SFY), after flagging its intentions the previous year.