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Demand for sustainable investment pushes Altius Sustainable Bond Fund beyond $100m

05 Jun 2017 - The Altius Sustainable Bond Fund (SBF) has reached more than $100m in funds under management, reflecting increasing investor demand for sustainable fixed interest investments and SBF’s consistent year-on-year returns.

Taking advantage of fixed interest investing

29 May 2017 - Bill Bovingdon, CIO Officer at Altius Asset Management, explains how he manages a fixed interest portfolio when rates look certain to rise.

The mavericks disrupting fund management titans

24 Feb 2017 - Bobby Axelrod, billionaire founder of Axe Capital, sounded a warning for fund managers everywhere in February when he said that the model that had delivered him and his staff vast wealth was broken and would not survive.

The rise of green bonds

01 Sep 2016 - Sustainable investment continues to surge in demand as investors become more aware of climate risk, as well as other social and governance issues. Green bonds were developed as a direct response to address climate concerns and to fund projects that have a positive environmental and/or climate benefit. This relatively new asset class is now one of the fastest growing markets in Australia and across the globe.

Busting myths about sustainable investing - good for the planet and you

31 Aug 2016 - Sustainable investing is good for the planet, and good for investors. It is not just for the greenies, and it is no longer a niche market. As a category, core responsible investments have outperformed its benchmarks over 1, 3, 5 and 10 year periods[3], and there are an increasing number of options available for sustainably minded investors. Today, we bust four myths that might be holding you or your clients back from making sustainable investment decisions.

Investors must come to terms with lower future returns

27 Jul 2016 - An uncertain and unpredictable macro-economic environment, with unprecedentedly low interest rates, will continue to create challenges for investors, according to Australian Unity Investments' joint venture asset managers.

Michael Gordon joins Altius Advisory Committee

14 Jun 2016 - Specialist fixed interest manager Altius Asset Management has appointed senior industry figure Michael Gordon to its investment advisory committee. He joins existing advisory committee members Dr Don Stammer and Mr Tony Fitzgerald as well as three Altius portfolio managers.

Altius fund receives responsible investment certification

14 Dec 2015 - The Altius Sustainable Bond Fund has been accredited by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) and is one of the first bond funds to be certified under its responsible investment program.

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