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How FinTech is Shaping Investment and Asset Management How FinTech is Shaping Investment and Asset Management

The increased interest in fintech management is also contributed to by the high amount of fees charged by active managers who nevertheless are no match for robo-advisors.

Australia’s funds management industry is the largest in the Asian regionAustralia’s funds management industry is the largest in the Asian region

Australia’s funds management industry (also referred to as “managed funds” or “investment funds”) is the largest in the Asia-Pacific region and the sixth largest in the world, according to the survey produced by Washington-based Investment Company Institute.

Robots, Artificial Intelligence to make many fund managers obsolete: expertRobots, Artificial Intelligence to make many fund managers obsolete: expert

Google is likely to harness its massive financial and data firepower to emerge as a funds management powerhouse, a global finance guru has warned, as artificial intelligence and robots make obsolete many of the world’s highly-paid fund managers.

Global fund managers turning bearish Global fund managers turning bearish

July 18, 2018

Global fund managers have turned bearish, significantly lowering expectations for corporate earnings over the next year, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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IFM Investors funds under management up 15pc to $107 billion IFM Investors funds under management up 15pc to $107 billion

July 16, 2018

IFM Investors chief executive Brett Himbury says the chief investment officers of the country's superannuation funds have increased their appetite for unlisted assets as a way to overcome the most "difficult investing environment" in three decades.

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UK manager River and Mercantile launches unit trust in Australia UK manager River and Mercantile launches unit trust in Australia

June 23, 2018

London-based investment management specialist, River and Mercantile, has appointed Tim Horan, a former Westpac executive and Australian rugby international, as a managing director of its newly launched Australia and New Zealand operation.

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Grant Samuel takes Australian Munro to Canada Grant Samuel takes Australian Munro to Canada

June 22, 2018

Grant Samuel Funds Management (GSFM) has announced plans to take one of its Australia-based managers to Canada in a move that would see the start of distribution of Munro Partners’ products in the Canadian market in the 2018 calendar year.

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Pengana buys stake in credit fund manager Pengana buys stake in credit fund manager

June 01, 2018

Pengana Capital Group (PCG) has acquired a strategic minority stake in global boutique credit fund manager, Global Credit Investments (GCI)

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