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March 7, 2012

Nikko Asset Management’s McCarthy to retire; Beazley to continue growth strategy

Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd (Nikko AM) today announced that Timothy F. McCarthy, Chairman and CEO of Nikko Asset Management, has decided to retire at the end of this fiscal year.
March 5, 2012

Altius fund recommended by Zenith

Zenith Investment Partners has given a ‘recommended’* rating to the Australian Unity Altius Bond Fund, citing a strong investment team and a comprehensive risk management strategy as positives of the fund.
March 1, 2012

Big Sky Building Society starts operations

The transfer of Big Sky Credit Union Limited to Australian Unity Limited’s existing subsidiary – Lifeplan Australia Building Society Limited – has received regulatory approval and the combined business, renamed Big Sky Building Society Limited, is effective today (1 March).
February 28, 2012

Changes to transfer pricing rules likely to affect global companies: HLB Mann Judd Sydney

Changes to transfer pricing rules, which will be applied retrospectively, are intended to bring Australian practices in line with international rules but could mean significant changes for the Australian operations of international groups, warns Mr Neil Wickenden, tax partner at HLB Mann Judd Sydney.