Rob Bluzmanis appointed Head of Distribution at Nikko AM

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Nikko Asset Management Australia (Nikko AM) has promoted Rob Bluzmanis from Head of Wholesale Sales to Head of Distribution for Australia, with immediate effect. Mr Bluzmanis will report directly to Managing Director, Sam Hallinan.  His appointment follows the resignation of Eddy Schipper, who is leaving the Firm in early August to pursue other interests. Mr Hallinan, said it is […]

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Nikko Asset Management Australia Appoints Naomi Edwards as Non-Executive Director

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 Nikko Asset Management Australia (“Nikko AM”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Naomi Edwards as a Non-Executive Director of Nikko Asset Management Australia Limited and Nikko AM Limited, effective 1 October 2018. Naomi has also been appointed as Chair of the Risk and Compliance Committee from that date. This follows the recent appointment of […]

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Nikko Asset Management Australia and ARK Investment Management launch global disruptive innovation fund

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Nikko Asset Management Australia Limited (“Nikko AM Australia”) and US-based ARK Investment Management LLC (“ARK”) have announced the launch of the Nikko AM ARK Global Disruptive Innovation Fund (“Fund”), a global equity portfolio solely focused on disruptive innovation. The Fund will enable Australian investors to access ARK’s disruptive innovation strategy; investing in the leaders, enablers […]

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Nikko Asset Management launches new LBO Fund in Australia

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Nikko Asset Management has announced the launch of a new leveraged buyout (LBO) fund in Australia. The Nikko AM Australian LBO Loan Fund (LBO Loan Fund), established on behalf of a cornerstone Japanese institutional investor, will tap Nikko AM’s existing private debt capability within its global fixed interest team. Sam Hallinan, Managing Director of Nikko […]

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Nikko Asset Management launches ARK Invest strategy with Morgan Stanley in Australia

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Nikko Asset Management (“Nikko AM”) and Morgan Stanley Wealth Management yesterday announced the introduction of the Nikko AM-ARK Disruptive Innovation Separately Managed Account (SMA). The SMA offering is the first of its kind in Australia and will be available to Morgan Stanley Wealth’s Australian clients Catherine Wood, Founder and Chief Executive Officer/ Chief Investment Officer […]

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Nikko Asset Management wins two mandates from Zurich Investments

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Nikko Asset Management Australia has secured two new Australian Equities mandates from Zurich Investment Management Limited (Zurich Investments), following a competitive review process. Sam Hallinan, Managing Director of Nikko Asset Management Australia, said: “We are delighted to have been selected to work with Zurich Investments. This achievement is testament to our experienced Australian Equities team […]

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Nikko AM integrates its Global Fixed Income team

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Nikko Asset Management Australia Managing Director, Sam Hallinan, has announced the integration of the firm’s Global Fixed Income teams to further enhance its global investment framework. Nikko AM’s Australian Fixed Income team is set to be integrated with the firm’s London-based Global Fixed Income team, operating as a single centre of excellence and globally connected […]

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Nikko Asset Management Australia announces appointment of COO Peter Lynn

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Nikko Asset Management, Australia Managing Director, Sam Hallinan, is pleased to announce that Peter Lynn has accepted the role of COO for Nikko AM Australia. This is a very important role and one that carries senior leadership across the entire business with specific accountability for Operations, Technology, HR and Finance. Peter is currently working with […]

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Nikko Asset Management launches Japan Share Concentrated Fund

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As part of a continuing strategy to expand its range of offerings in the Australian market, Nikko Asset Management has launched the Nikko AM Japan Share Concentrated Fund. The Fund aims to achieve capital growth over the long term and will provide investors with exposure to an actively managed and relatively concentrated portfolio of specifically […]

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Nikko Asset Management Australia announces new sales hire and reinvigorated retail offering

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With a new senior sales team hire, the reduction of the management fee on the Nikko AM-Tyndall Australian Share Income Fund and the lowering of the minimum initial investment on its flagship funds, Nikko Asset Management Australia continues to focus on building its distribution network and enhancing its offering in the retail space. Thira Ngoeun […]

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