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October 13, 2014 -

Australian Unity Investments appoints BNP Paribas as custodian

Australian Unity Investments has appointed BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNP Paribas) as its custodian and administrator after an extensive market review. Australian Unity Investments is the funds management arm of financial services, health and retirement living services provider Australian Unity…

September 4, 2014 -

What keeps asset owners and managers awake at night?

BNP Paribas Securities Services Report finds it is regulation and risk. Meeting regulatory requirements is the top issue that keeps Australian asset owners and managers awake at night. The finding was revealed in the latest Asset Administration & Custody Review…

September 4, 2014 -

Better managing risk and complexity

As investors and asset managers continue to navigate through ongoing issues, the need for risk management has become more critical than ever. Asset owners and managers used to believe it was enough to buy bonds when stocks fell, and vice…

September 4, 2014 -

Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Play-off tie

Groth to join Hewitt and Kyrgios in Perth. Big-serving Victorian Sam Groth has been named in the Australian Davis Cup squad for the first time, alongside Lleyton Hewitt, rising star Nick Kyrgios and doubles specialist Chris Guccione for the Davis…

August 28, 2014 -

How do you make choices between claims of competing value?

A recent FEAL luncheon series focusing on Investment and Ethics was organised by BNP Paribas Securities Services. Ethics are not just a feel good factor; they are also a valuable way of reducing risk and ensuring the sustainability of returns….

August 19, 2014 -

Conundrum Revisited: Why are Treasuries so Expensive?

Conundrum Revisited: Why are Treasuries so Expensive? by Cedric Scholtes, Head of Global rates; and Steven Friedman, Director of Official Institutions, FFTW Outlining the various arguments that might have contributed to the strength of long-dated Treasury prices in recent months

August 13, 2014 -

How do you arrange world leading finance?

You need to work smart. The BNP Paribas resources financing team was involved in the largest mining project financing in history for the A$10bn Roy Hill iron ore project in Western Australia. The team, which acted as an advisor to…

July 14, 2014 -

The Contours of Fed Exit

The Contours of Fed Exit By Steven Friedman, Relationship Manager, Central Banks and Institutions, FFTW The rationale for changes to the Fed’s traditional approach to adjusting interest rates, new exit tools the Fed will employ in the years ahead, and…

July 10, 2014 -

Australian corporates raise funds from Europe

There has been extensive media coverage of Australian corporates raising funds from Europe, with the assistance of BNP Paribas in Australia. “The $3 billion in bond issues in Europe by retail estate investment trust Scentre Group is further proof that…

June 27, 2014 -

Celebrating success

We recently helped celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the formation of Wesfarmers. The following appeared in the Australian Financial Review newspaper 27 June 2014.

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October 13, 2014 -

Australian Unity Investments appoints BNP Paribas as custodian

Australian Unity Investments has appointed BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNP Paribas) as its custodian and administrator after an extensive market review. Australian Unity Investments is the funds management arm of financial services, health and retirement living services provider Australian Unity…

September 4, 2014 -

What keeps asset owners and managers awake at night?

BNP Paribas Securities Services Report finds it is regulation and risk. Meeting regulatory requirements is the top issue that keeps Australian asset owners and managers awake at night. The finding was revealed in the latest Asset Administration & Custody Review…

September 4, 2014 -

Better managing risk and complexity

As investors and asset managers continue to navigate through ongoing issues, the need for risk management has become more critical than ever. Asset owners and managers used to believe it was enough to buy bonds when stocks fell, and vice…

September 4, 2014 -

Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Play-off tie

Groth to join Hewitt and Kyrgios in Perth. Big-serving Victorian Sam Groth has been named in the Australian Davis Cup squad for the first time, alongside Lleyton Hewitt, rising star Nick Kyrgios and doubles specialist Chris Guccione for the Davis…

August 28, 2014 -

How do you make choices between claims of competing value?

A recent FEAL luncheon series focusing on Investment and Ethics was organised by BNP Paribas Securities Services. Ethics are not just a feel good factor; they are also a valuable way of reducing risk and ensuring the sustainability of returns….

August 19, 2014 -

Conundrum Revisited: Why are Treasuries so Expensive?

Conundrum Revisited: Why are Treasuries so Expensive? by Cedric Scholtes, Head of Global rates; and Steven Friedman, Director of Official Institutions, FFTW Outlining the various arguments that might have contributed to the strength of long-dated Treasury prices in recent months

August 13, 2014 -

How do you arrange world leading finance?

You need to work smart. The BNP Paribas resources financing team was involved in the largest mining project financing in history for the A$10bn Roy Hill iron ore project in Western Australia. The team, which acted as an advisor to…

July 14, 2014 -

The Contours of Fed Exit

The Contours of Fed Exit By Steven Friedman, Relationship Manager, Central Banks and Institutions, FFTW The rationale for changes to the Fed’s traditional approach to adjusting interest rates, new exit tools the Fed will employ in the years ahead, and…

July 10, 2014 -

Australian corporates raise funds from Europe

There has been extensive media coverage of Australian corporates raising funds from Europe, with the assistance of BNP Paribas in Australia. “The $3 billion in bond issues in Europe by retail estate investment trust Scentre Group is further proof that…

June 27, 2014 -

Celebrating success

We recently helped celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the formation of Wesfarmers. The following appeared in the Australian Financial Review newspaper 27 June 2014.

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