Harnessing AI for corporate engagement

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Systematic investor, Acadian Asset Management LLC, has developed an automated system to identify greenwashing in potential investment targets. Greenwashing occurs when organisations make unsubstantiated claims about their ethical and/or environmental practices. Acadian, a leader in global systematic investing with A$156 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2021, harnesses artificial intelligence to better

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Acadian Asset Management launches systematic global macro fund

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Acadian Asset Management LLC, together with Equity Trustees, have launched a new multi-asset absolute return fund in Australia for those seeking a consistent and diversifying stream of returns, with low correlations to equities and other asset classes, while maintaining a prudent and defensive level of risk. The Acadian Global Macro Fund will be available for

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Acadian appoints senior research analyst

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Acadian Asset Management Australia today announced the appointment of Steven Wong to its Australian investment team in the position of Vice President Research and Associate Portfolio Manager. Mr Wong will focus on research across all facets of Acadian’s Australian and global quantitative equity process, working alongside the global research team based in Boston. Mr Wong

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Acadian Asset Management promotes Andrew Hair as Head of Asia Pacific  

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Acadian Asset Management LLC announced the appointment of Andrew Hair to the newly-created role of Head of Asia Pacific, in an effort to drive the firm’s next phase of growth in the region. Alongside his new regional responsibility, Mr Hair will continue in his role as CEO of Acadian Asset Management (Australia) Limited, which he

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Acadian LLC buys Colonial First State’s stake in Acadian Australia

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Global asset manager Acadian Asset Management LLC (Acadian LLC) has agreed to purchase Colonial First State Investments Limited’s (Colonial First State’s) 50 per cent holding in Acadian Asset Management Australia Limited (Acadian Australia) to make Acadian Australia a wholly owned subsidiary. Acadian LLC and Colonial First State will maintain a strong relationship, with Acadian Australia

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