Triple A launches cryptocurrency fund


A hedge fund industry veteran has partnered with ANZ’s former head of global markets to launch Australia’s first cryptocurrency-focused managed fund, which will give sophisticated investors exposure to em.. Read More

AtlasTrend taps into global themes


New investing platform AtlasTrend is looking to expand its selection of theme-based international equities portfolios to financial advisers following the success of the group’s soft launch to direct investors l.. Read More

ETP market set for merry finish


Australia's exchange-traded product (ETP) market was set to end the year with a projected $35 billion in assets under management as it continued its strong growth, according to asset manager VanEck. ETP assets i.. Read More

Ex-Media Super manager joins Legg Mason


A former investment manager from media industry superannuation fund Media Super has joined Legg Mason as the fund manager's new institutional sales director. Justin Nunan, who managed about $5 billion of assets.. Read More

Equity offer sees collaboration at Findex


Following the rollout of its family office model last year, privately owned advice and accounting group Findex has moved to encourage further collaboration between different business lines with the introduction of an.. Read More

Property rises in investor portfolios


Property has grown to be an even bigger proportion of Australians’ total net wealth over the past four years, according to new Roy Morgan research. The firm’s report ‘Superannuation and Wealth .. Read More

Managed accounts ideal for goals-based shift


Managed accounts were an ideal vehicle for advice practices considering a shift towards a more goals-based approach as they allowed advisers to outsource the technical and administrative aspects of a client’s p.. Read More

Revenue increase boosts BTIM


Increasing revenue from both wholesale and institutional markets offset declining performance fees for BT Investment Management (BTIM) over the 12 months to September 2017, allowing the fund manager to achieve a reco.. Read More

Declining pound offers investment value


The decline of the British pound since last year’s Brexit vote has meant United Kingdom stocks are offering unprecedented value, prompting one veteran fund manager to reallocate part of his global equity fund&r.. Read More

Hub24 to expand global investing


Hub24 will expand its range of international investment options available on platform as it gears up for another year of strong growth off the back of continuing adviser demand for independent platform services. .. Read More

Fintech revenue up 200 per cent


Australia’s fintech industry experienced a 200 per cent jump in annual median revenue in the year to June, the 2017 EY FinTech Australia Census has found. The census, released last week at the Collab/Colli.. Read More

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