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armstrong Reliable alpha is hard to find

Alpha is often used as a measure of investment success. In this week’s post, Matt Armstrong discusses its role in QSuper’s portfolio and reveals a few techniques for differentiating between Fund Managers.

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Headshot of Vikas Vashishtha, Fixed Interest Analyst – Emerging Markets and Credit at Qsuper. Credit as an investment

Credit plays an important role in economic activities, but the GFC showed its darker side.  Here Vikas Vashishtha examines the impact of post-GFC regulations and the challenges and opportunities in investing in credit.

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Headshot of Andrew Morgan in a grey suit. Negative interest rates

Investors are challenged by the idea of negative interest rates. So what are they, why do they occur and how has QSuper responded?

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Headshot of Katrina Hibberd in a suit jacket. Investing in commodities

Previously we’ve discussed the benefits of a diversified portfolio. In this post we’ll focus on the Commodities asset class, which has some useful characteristics for developing a diversified portfolio.

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hall Investment Risk, beyond the Standard Risk Measure

Greg Hall looks at investment risk disclosure, the impact of market disruptions and why we changed the Balanced portfolio?

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Headshot of Michael Pedler, Investment Analyst, Funds Management at QSuper. Why hold illiquid assets?

To what extent is illiquidity a rewarded risk? Here Michael Pedler explores the illiquidity risk premium and the role of illiquid assets in QSuper’s portfolio.

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alex Why is global growth so low?

What will it take to kick-start significant growth in the global economy? Alex Cathcart explores potential reasons for slow growth and what this means for QSuper’s portfolio.

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kate Telling the QSuper investment story

Our aim with this blog is to build up a picture of QSuper’s investment capability week by week. Here we seek your views on what you’d like to hear about.

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