Australian ETF industry sees best quarter on record as investors tap into global equity markets

From

The Australian ETF industry saw its strongest quarter on record with A$9 billion in cash flows, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. Continuing to go from strength to strength, the industry also surpassed A$129 billion in AUM. Year on year, this represents a A$35 billion increase or

continue reading

Vanguard Australia announces investment leadership changes

From

Vanguard Australia has announced changes to its investment management and strategy teams. Duncan Burns has been appointed to succeed Daniel Reyes as the new Head of Investments, Asia Pacific, and a member of the Australian executive team, with a transition of roles expected to be complete by mid-December. Mr. Reyes, who has served as Head

continue reading

Vanguard announces fee reductions for key fixed interest funds

From

Vanguard has announced it will lower the cost of several of its Australian fixed interest funds, as part of an ongoing commitment to keeping costs low whilst delivering high-value products. Fees on Vanguard’s Australian Fixed Interest Fund and Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) will be reduced from 0.24% to 0.19% and 0.20% to 0.15% respectively. Fees

continue reading

Vanguard Australia announces new Managing Director

From

Vanguard Australia has announced that Mr Daniel Shrimski will become its new Managing Director. The current Managing Director, Mr Frank Kolimago, who has led the Australian business since 2018, will be taking up a new role for the Vanguard group as Global Head of Talent Management based at the group’s headquarters in Malvern outside Philadelphia

continue reading

Vanguard ETFs attract 41 per cent of total market flows as global economic recovery continues 

From

Vanguard received 41 per cent of total ETF market inflows in H1 2021, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. Vanguard also recorded its second largest quarter on record with over A$2 billion in inflows and had the top three most popular funds in the market: Vanguard Australian

continue reading

20 years on, the Australian ETF industry surpasses A$100 billion

From

Vanguard Australia has recorded its strongest first quarter for cash flows on record with A$1.56 billion in ETF inflows, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. More broadly, the Australian ETF industry has surpassed the A$100 billion milestone with A$102 billion in AUM as at the end of

continue reading

Vanguard urges vigilance with rise of investment bond phishing scams

From

Vanguard is urging investors to remain vigilant following a notable rise in investing scams targeting Australian investors, and are calling on the media to help highlight this significant issue for investors. Following ASIC’s warning earlier this year about investment bond scams, Vanguard has become aware of a phishing scam which is operating under the guise of Vanguard’s

continue reading

Vanguard launches new Retirement Income Builder tool for advisers 

From

Vanguard Australia has launched the Retirement Income Builder (RIB), an innovative new tool for advisers to deliver client investment and drawdown strategies for retirement. The RIB tool forms part of Vanguard’s broader commitment to building a digital ecosystem to help advisers streamline their client service offerings and create efficiencies in their business models. “Following the

continue reading

Vanguard CEO Tim Buckley encourages Australian advisers to embrace technology in an increasingly digital world

From

Vanguard Australia has hosted its annual adviser roadshow virtually, featuring Global CEO Tim Buckley, Asia-Pacific Chief Economist Qian Wang and Senior Economist Alexis Gray. This year’s theme ‘Forward’ heralds Vanguard’s commitment to supporting advisers manage client relationships and build their businesses in a world that is increasingly digitally enabled. Speaking to nearly one thousand financial

continue reading

Vanguard records strongest ever year in ETF inflows despite extraordinary market volatility in 2020

From

Vanguard Australia has recorded A$5.7 billion in ETF inflows in 2020 (up 12 per cent from 2019), making it the best ever year on record according to the latest figures released by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Vanguard. In addition to leading cash flows, Vanguard remains the largest issuer of ETFs by assets under

continue reading