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To 1,500 and beyond?

Thursday, 31 January 2013, 11:38 am | Russell Investment Group

On January 30 (January 31 in Asia Pacific), Russell Investments’ Global Head of Investment Strategy Andrew Pease wrote a new blog post titled, “To 1,500 and beyond?” on the market’s recent run and the factors that could cause a reversal. January ... More >>

Fund Managers’ Mixed Views on SOE Ownership Restriction

Friday, 4 May 2012, 4:45 pm | Russell Investment Group

A majority of New Zealand’s leading fund managers believes restricting overseas ownership in the State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) being floated later this year will not impact the attractiveness to investors of these floats to any significant degree. More >>

Russell Investments 2012 Global Outlook

Thursday, 22 December 2011, 10:53 am | Russell Investment Group

Russell says 2012 will be a year of dealing with external threats after facing inflation and overheating in 2011 More >>

NZ Investment Governance Compares Favourably to Counterparts

Friday, 2 December 2011, 12:28 pm | Russell Investment Group

NZ Investment Governance Compares Favourably to Overseas Counterparts New Zealand superannuation funds appear to be ahead of their Australian counterparts when it comes to using the financial skills of independent trustees to set in place the rules ... More >>

Russell Investments strengthens New Zealand commitment

Thursday, 21 July 2011, 12:12 pm | Russell Investment Group

Global financial services firm Russell Investments has gone against the recent trend of multinationals taking senior management roles offshore to appoint a New Zealand-based Managing Director. More >>

Bond blues remain

Wednesday, 26 January 2011, 2:13 pm | Russell Investment Group

AUCKLAND, January 25, 2011¬¬– New Zealand investment managers are concerned the United States Federal Reserve’s expansionary monetary policies will have a significant negative impact on the return of global bond portfolios. More >>

Russell Investments expands New Zealand operations

Sunday, 5 December 2010, 1:21 pm | Russell Investment Group

Russell Investments expands New Zealand operations Industry expert Daniel Mussett appointed as head of consulting More >>

Alternative investments returning to favour

Tuesday, 22 June 2010, 12:09 pm | Russell Investment Group

Institutional investors across the world, including pension funds, endowments, foundations and insurance providers, expect to re-commit to alternative investments despite the market stresses experienced during 2008 and 2009, according to the ninth global survey ... More >>

FX fees costing institutional investors too much

Thursday, 17 June 2010, 10:53 am | Russell Investment Group

New analysis of NZ$28bn of foreign exchange transactions finds average implementation costs can be up to nine times higher than average market price More >>

Sovereign Risk Is Here To Stay

Monday, 3 May 2010, 11:06 pm | Russell Investment Group

Leading global pensions adviser Russell Investments is recommending active management strategies for sovereign debt investments in response to the increased risk associated with many foreign government bonds. More >>

Life settlements show potential for diversifying

Tuesday, 2 March 2010, 2:16 pm | Russell Investment Group

Life settlements investments have been identified in new research by Russell Investments as a valuable new asset class for New Zealand’s institutional investors looking to diversify portfolios. More >>

Active v Passive Investment Debate

Wednesday, 10 February 2010, 5:36 pm | Russell Investment Group

New research by Russell Investments has produced a framework for helping investors decide when it is appropriate to choose an active or a passive investment approach. More >>

Equities provide cheer, but bonds out of favour

Thursday, 17 December 2009, 1:47 pm | Russell Investment Group

December 16 2009 – Domestic and international equities remain in favour with New Zealand investment managers in the lead up to the festive season Russell Investments’ latest quarterly survey shows. More >>

Russell Investments welcomes Ansley back

Monday, 31 August 2009, 5:25 pm | Russell Investment Group

Craig Ansley has decided to rejoin Russell on a permanent basis after being offered a new role on one of Russell’s global research teams. Dr Ansley, who is renowned in the New Zealand investment and capital markets sector, has been appointed Director, ... More >>

Russell Investments expands NZ team

Thursday, 13 August 2009, 1:50 pm | Russell Investment Group

August 12 2009 – Russell Investments is expanding its senior management team in New Zealand with the appointment of one of the financial services sector’s high flyers. More >>

Experts work over retirement system and literacy

Sunday, 12 July 2009, 6:41 pm | Russell Investment Group

July 8 2009 – A new book on global retirement systems says the defined contribution system that predominates in countries including New Zealand could be improved. More >>

NZ investment managers eyeing equities

Friday, 3 July 2009, 11:51 am | Russell Investment Group

JULY 1 2009 –New Zealand investment managers have refocused their interest on both domestic and international equities, but are turning up their noses at government bonds. More >>

Russell Investments checks recovery signals

Thursday, 16 April 2009, 3:24 pm | Russell Investment Group

16 APRIL 2009 – New Zealand investment managers are looking for the normalising of credit markets and reduced market volatility as leading indicators of a recovery in the financial markets. More >>

Looking for Honey in a Bear Market

Friday, 23 January 2009, 10:43 am | Russell Investment Group

22 JANUARY, 2009 – Traditionally risky investment classes are regaining some attraction for New Zealand investment managers. More >>

Recession not seen for NZ

Wednesday, 9 April 2008, 1:50 pm | Russell Investment Group

Most investment managers forecast economic slowdown and bearish NZ sharemarket More >>