1 November 2018
Divestment of global asset management business
Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its global asset management business, Colonial First State Global Asset Management (CFSGAM), also known outside of Australia as First State Investments, to Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (MUTB) for total cash consideration of $4.13 billion (the Transaction).
20 September 2018
CFSGAM announces change of leadership
Mark Lazberger has announced today that he is leaving Colonial First State Global Asset Management (CFSGAM) (also known internationally as First State Investments), having spent 10 years at the helm as Chief Executive Officer.
1 September 2016
European Diversified Infrastructure Fund II (EDIF II) registration approval in Japan - Form 20-2.
12 May 2016
Media Release: First State Investments commits to increased quality of climate risk disclosure in latest Responsible Investment report
First State Investments (First State) has today published its ninth annual Responsible Investment & Stewardship Report, in which it further enhances its reporting on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, including disclosing its climate risk exposures across a number of asset classes for the first time.
6 May 2015
First State Investments advances responsible investment and stewardship reporting with release of 2015 Report
First State Investments has published its 2015 Responsible Investment (RI) Report, with the objective of improving industry standards relating to responsible investment and stewardship disclosure.