03/08/2012

Super funds still shunning women trustees

Women make up 46% of super fund members in Australia but they are still massively under-represented on fund trustee boards, reveals new research from SelectingSuper's research partner Rainmaker Information.

03/07/2012

BNY Mellon names India head

With over 30 years of banking and financial services experience, Aneish has been with BNY Mellon since 1998.

03/07/2012

Macquarie port manager exits fund

The Fund remains based on a model portfolio determined by a three-person portfolio manager team, comprising chief investment officer Brad Frishberg, Maple-Brown and the recently promoted Anthony Felton.

03/07/2012

Nikko Asset Management appoints British CEO

joined the Firm in London in 2006 as President of the international offices, moving to Japan in 2010 to take direct control of Nikko AM’s rapidly growing Asian operations and the domestic Japanese institutional business.

03/07/2012

Senior Asia Economist Departs UBS

"After more than a decade in this frenzied industry, I've decided to retire from investment banking in favor of a smaller and quieter role as an independent consultant on emerging markets,"

03/05/2012

StanChart appoints regional head of consumer banking

Formerly the global head of small and medium enterprise (SME) banking, Som will be responsible for the strategic development and management of the bank's consumer banking business in Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand a

03/02/2012

New owner tipped to keep most RBS Aussie bank staff

A memorandum of understanding was signed this week between CIMB, Malaysia's second biggest bank, and Royal Bank of Scotland to finalise terms to acquire the UK bank's investment banking platform in Asia.

03/01/2012

ANZ boosts board

She is one of Australia's leading non-executive directors.

02/29/2012

Royal Bank of Scotland to shut Australia fixed income trading desk

RBS, 82 per cent owned by the British government following a bailout in 2008, has already put its advisory and securities business in Australia on the block and further paring of its operations has been expected for some time. RBS currently employs 600 s