What's in store over the next decade? According to Perpetual’s Garry Laurence, it's a rise in digital currencies, a greater focus on renewable energy, advancements in autonomous and electric vehicles, and the return of active investing
Perpetual announced its financial results for the first half of 2020 on 20 February with net profit after tax of $51.6 million. Investors will receive a fully franked interim dividend of 105 cents per share.
Perpetual to acquire Trillium, a leading specialist ESG investment firm in the US
The acquisition establishes a US footprint for Perpetual and increases exposure to the fast growth ESG sector. Perpetual will leverage its existing distribution capabilities in Australia while building a US-based distribution team to accelerate the growth of Trillium’s specialist ESG and impact investment products.