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Russell Investments goes cluster-free

19 December 2016

Russell Investments has joined the growing band of managers to specifically exclude controversial weapons manufacturers from its investment universe. In a note to NZ clients earlier this month, Russell says the change followed a recent review of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) process. InvestmentNewsNZ. More>

Alpha may become more dominant in low-return environment

3 November 2016

Alister van der Maas, managing director of Russell Investment in New Zealand, said there had been a noticeable shift into passive investments over recent years, which started in the early 2000s but had picked up pace again more recently. Goodreturns.co.nz. More>

Russell Investments warns on NZ market’s ability to handle Kiwisaver funds

12 September 2016

Global asset manager Russell Investments has warned New Zealand needs to have more companies listed on the stock market and more equity managers who actively manage their portfolios due to the large flow of Kiwisaver funds seeking. BusinessDesk. More>