Fortlake Asset Management's Fortlake Sigma Opportunities Fund has been ranked in the top five best performing Asia-Pacific credit hedge funds in the first half of 2021 by data provider Preqin.
TAL has announced an education partnership with Deakin University that will allow financial advisers who complete three modules and assessment tasks through TAL Risk Academy to be credited for a unit in the Deakin University's postgraduate financial planning course.
New investment management business Commencer Capital has acquired IEC Funds Management, the fund manager of the Investec Emerging Companies Australia Fund 1 (IEC Fund), from Investec Australia Limited, and renamed the IEC fund the 'Commencer Capital Emerging Companies Fund'.
State Street has added another layer to its ESG Risk Analytics and Reporting Solution via a strategic engagement with S&P Global Trucost.
From 5 October this year, new design and distribution obligations (DDO) will be imposed on financial product issuers and distributors.
In a new research paper it is circulating to clients, investment advice consultancy Frontier Advisors is exploring how derivatives could help institutional investors further hedge against the risk of climate change and the transition to a low carbon economy.