Rowley has written about institutional investment in the UK and Australia for 14 years. Prior to joining Investment Magazine, he spent five years with Pensions Week in London, where he also regularly contributed to the Financial Times’ weekly fund management section. He joined Investment Magazine in March 2013. In his role he is also in charge of creating the agenda for the biannual Fiduciary Investors Symposium, and annual the Fixed Income Forum, the Absolute Returns Conference.
Dan Purves worked as the head of news, sport and journalistic programming operations at Demon Media winning two national awards. Prior to this the stories he broke regularly made the front page of both The Patriot (USA) and The Demon (UK). He has also worked for the independent documentary company GRACE Productions.
In this difficult investment environment there are parallels between investors responses to asset allocation and to fixed income, observes Mary McLaughlin, CIO of MIESF
A shift in focus to liabilities and income replacement has led Equipsuper to change its investment strategy
The strength of performance in its property portfolios allowed REST to post positive returns, despite losses in international equities
A scenarios based approach and deeper understanding of risk is needed by super funds if they are to ‘future proof’ their portfolios