Changing high net worth investment wishlist

Australian high net worth investors (HNWs) are changing their investment preferences, with a growing demand for alternatives and more suitable retirement products. The latest Powerwrap/Investment Trends HNW Investor Report reveals 23 per…

The Inside Network enters the financial services events market

Peer-to-peer networking and innovative thinking will be two of the key principles behind The Inside Network (IN), the latest entrant to the Australian financial services education/events stage. The brainchild of Jamie Nemtsas…

Financial planners’ life expectancy models too simplistic

The Actuaries Institute has warned financial planners to check that the life expectancy tables they are using are best practice. It says much of the data that appears in legislation, on websites…

People: First Sentier rings the changes with five appointments

Integrated advisory firm Findex has appointed Jane Betts as its inaugural chief people officer. She has over 20 years’ experience in human resources and joins from AGL Energy, where she was general…

Does monetary policy work any more?

In its latest quarterly statement on monetary policy, the Reserve Bank of Australia declared its preparedness to “ease monetary policy further if needed”. This suggests the bank still thinks monetary policy –…

Pengana invests in US asset manager

Fund manager Pengana Capital will take a “significant stake” in a US asset manager Lizard Investors – a specialist global small and mid-cap equity manager. Lizard and Pengana have had a joint…

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Social and technological changes globally are about to drive massive disruption of the wealth management platforms market in Australia…

The latest Wealth Know How market commentary

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Accountants lock in licensing solutions

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Placer Property not standing still …searches for assets

The specialist property fund manager Placer Property is not standing still. In the final stages of bedding down the Canberra-based NewActon East Property Fund and in the process of selling The Stables Shopping Centre in the Adelaide suburb of Golden Grove, the Melbourne-based fund manager is now casting its eye around for fresh investment opportunities.

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