New charity investment vehicle has fund-raising LIC-ed

The backers of a new ASX-listed fund with a charity twist have a happy headache to overcome after the $500 million offering was over-subscribed in three days and well ahead of its close later this week.

The Rules of Investing: Peter Cooper's next big idea

Peter Cooper. Peter is the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Cooper Investors, one of Australia's leading boutique investment firms. His success is probably best conveyed by the incredible performance of the CI Brunswick fund, which he manages personally. This fund has outperformed the ASX200 Accumulation Index by a cumulative 537%, or 8.3% p.a. since inception in 2004.