NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZSF) has entered into an agreement with James Fielding Funds Management (JFFM), trustee of the New Zealand Sustainable Investments Fund (NZSIF) to purchase a 12,273 hectare forestry estate in the Auckland region.
JFFM was recently confirmed as the unconditional purchaser of land and forestry assets of Evergreen Forests. JFFM has agreed to sell NZSF approximately half of these assets. GMO Renewable Resources has...
The government is set to remove stamp duty charges on purchases of shares in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).
Andrew Short investigates the reluctance of UK schemes to share other nations' enthusiasm for exchange-traded funds.
David Bower, head of UK iShares, lays out six questions investors should ask managers and consultants about ETFs.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation fund has returned -11% for the third quarter of 2011.
EUROPE - iShares has launched a Europe-wide initiative to help professional investors identify structural risks and carry out due diligence on ETPs.