Author Archive for: Rob Hardy

Entries by Rob Hardy

Media release: Winners confirmed!

Lonsec and SuperRatings have announced the winners of this year’s Fund of the Year Awards, which were held virtually for the second year in a row. The Lonsec Manager of the Year was awarded to First Sentier Investors in recognition of their strong investment approach right across their suite of products. “First Sentier Investors has […]

Media release: Fund of the Year Award Nominees Announced

Lonsec and SuperRatings are pleased to announce the nominations for this year’s Lonsec and SuperRatings Fund of the Year Awards. With 18 categories, the awards emphasise Lonsec and SuperRatings’ commitment to recognising the best providers across the managed fund and superannuation sectors. Lonsec CEO, Mike Wright, comments, ‘As the pandemic has posed ongoing challenges across […]

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Media release: Lonsec appoints new CEO

The Lonsec Board of Directors is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Wright as CEO of Lonsec effective 5th July 2021. Lonsec Chairman Mark Spiers said, “Mike’s unique blend of leading teams to develop and implement client-oriented growth and service initiatives along with his strong industry relationships and knowledge were exactly the leadership attributes […]

Advisers must avoid the managed account conflict trap

Managed accounts are exploding in popularity due to the clear advantages they offer licensees and their clients, but leading investment research house Lonsec has warned that advisers are gambling with their business if they don’t address potential and actual conflicts associated with in-house managed account products. According to Lonsec, advisers must look for ways to […]

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Lonsec’s Retire program to focus on helping advisers withstand the coming retirement storm

With Australia’s economic expansion under threat, house prices falling, and a wave of people set to retire over the next decade, financial advisers are under pressure to provide advice and solutions that can withstand Australia’s future retirement challenges. Lonsec’s Retire program addresses the growing need for the financial services industry to work together to come […]

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