IFM poaches AMP Capital quant team

17-Dec-2015|By Wouter Klijn

IFM Investors has poached a nine-member quantitative equity team from AMP Capital, including AMP Capital head of active quantitative strategies Lachlan Davis. The team will run three new strategies for IFM, including Australian long-only active .. Read More

IFM poaches AMP Capital quant team

17-Dec-2015

IFM Investors has poached a nine-member quantitative equity team from AMP Capital, including AMP Capital head of active quantitative strategies Lachlan Davis. The team will run three new strategies for IFM, includin.. Read More

K2 small cap fund approved for listing

15-Dec-2015

K2 Asset Management has received approval for the listing of its K2 Australian Small Cap Fund on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). The fund will start trading immediately. The fund commenced operation .. Read More

Pacific Current buys stake in index business

14-Dec-2015

Pacific Current Group – the new name of the merged investment management businesses Treasury Group and Northern Lights Capital Group – has acquired a 23.4 per cent minority equity interest in California-­base.. Read More

Don’t ignore natural resources: Henderson

10-Dec-2015

The current weakness in natural resources companies was a cyclical phenomenon and investors would do well to make use of current low valuations to set themselves up for a turnaround, according to Henderson Global Investo.. Read More

Organic growth next on Henderson agenda

04-Dec-2015

After a series of acquisitions in Australia, Henderson Global Investors will focus on organically growing its asset management businesses. Asked if there were still any gaps in Henderson’s asset management cap.. Read More

Bennelong buys into IP firm listing

25-Nov-2015

Bennelong Funds Management has acquired 8.2 per cent of Xenith IP Group, a holding firm for intellectual property firm Shelston IP and Shelston IP Lawyers. Xenith listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) l.. Read More

theinstoreport: Weekly Round-up

19-Nov-2015

Much has been written about the rise of a financial service described by the fully hip term of robo-advice, but which is more accurately encapsulated by the somewhat less sexy phrasing of algorithmic advice. There a.. Read More

Martin Currie buys Japanese equities boutique

18-Nov-2015

Global asset manager Martin Currie has acquired the RIT PK Japan Fund, led by UK-based Paul Kirkby. The deal will include the transfer of US$ 167 million to Martin Currie and combined with the company’s own Ja.. Read More

AMG enlists Abax Investments

09-Nov-2015

Global asset management company Affiliated Managers Group has acquired an equity interest in Abax Investments, which specialises in South African equity, fixed income, and strategic and tactical asset allocation strategi.. Read More

Aust asset growth above global average

05-Nov-2015

The growth of assets managed by the world’s largest 500 fund managers slowed to just 2 per cent in 2014, increasing from US$76.4 trillion to US$78.1 trillion over the year, according to new research. Yet, asse.. Read More