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Fund Manager Q&A
Alex Cowie

During his recent visit to Sydney, Kevin Charleston, Chairman, President and CEO of Loomis Sayles & Company, a Boston-based asset manager with $250 billion under management, sat down with us to discuss his career and Loomis Sayles. During our conversation, Kevin offered his perspective on the key investment themes for... Show More

Tox Free Solutions (Tox) operates industrial waste disposal facilities. Recently they acquired a company called Daniels, allowing entry into the healthcare sector. Simon Conn from Investors Mutual explained why he's been attracted to the company following this acquisition. “As the population ages and there are more people having more test... Show More

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Simon Conn, Portfolio Manager at QV Equities (ASX:QVE), provides a sober assessment of recent trading conditions in investment markets and says he expects the environment to remain challenging. “From the small number of companies that have reported to date the feedback is that the economy is a grind. Costs in... Show More

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Steadfast is an industry leader in insurance broking in Australia. It was established as a buying group for independent insurance brokers, in order to provide scale and bargaining power with major insurers. Unlike insurance companies themselves, Steadfast’s broking and underwriting businesses take no insurance risk on the company’s balance sheet.... Show More

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Simon Conn, Portfolio Manager at Investors Mutual, highlights GWA as one of the small cap stocks he has been adding to his portfolio. GWA is the owner of the Caroma, Australia’s leading vitreous china (toilets) brand. Conn points to Caroma’s strong market position with a share of between 60% -... Show More