Metrics Credit Partners (MCP) are specialist fund manager focusing on the fixed income space, in particular corporate debt. MCP are in the process of raising up to $500m for their MCP Master Income Trust (MXT). We take a look at the offer. [More]
Founded in 1998, VGI Partners is a global fund manager based out of Sydney and New York. They are in the process of launching a new LIC, VGI Partners GLobal Investments Limited (VG1), which is seeking to raise up to $400m in their IPO. We take a look [More]
After raising around $50m only a few months ago for their Global Contrarian Fund, Fat Prophets are back at it, recently launching their Global Property Fund. They are looking to raise up to $220m for their new fund. The IPO closes on 1 September. [More]
We first took a look at the ETFs which had the highest inflows for the financial year this time last year. With the end of financial year long behind us, it’s time to take another look and see if there were any changes from last year. [More]
Boutique fund manager Evans & Partners are currently raising up to $150m for their new Listed Investment Trust, the Evans & Partners Global Disruption Fund (EGD). The offer is open until 18 July. We take a look. [More]
Jacob Mitchell, a former star fund manager at billionaire Kerr Neilson’s Platinum Asset Management, took a major risk leaving to form his own company two years ago. Now as managing director of the Antipodes Group he is emerging as a key player... [Link]
While there has been a plethora of new cash and yield exchange traded fund (ETF) products, Morningstar has warned that they are not necessarily interchangeable. At the start of 2017, only one cash ETF was available in Australia, but from March to... [Link]
Active fund managers have significant investment opportunities as the large flow of capital into passive index funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs) has created liquidity and pricing abnormalities, according to Greencape Capital. [Link]
Argo Investments seems to be rolling in cash. It lifted its final dividend for the year to June after revealing its fifth consecutive year of higher annual dividends with total payout for the year 31 cents, up from 30.5 cents a year earlier. [Link]
Record-breaking inflows into exchange traded funds this year are fuelling fears that the tide of money surging into passive investment is helping to inflate a bubble in the US stock market. Demand for ETFs has accelerated sharply this year... [Link]
We take a look at what Robo Advice is, and who the players are in the Australian market.
The 3 heavyweights of the Australian index ETFs share many similarities but some subtle differences. We take a look.
The Gold ETFs available on the ASX and how they differ.