Last month's United Nations Climate Summit saw a flurry of announcements from some of the world's major institutional investors, ranging from pledges to divest from fossil fuels, to calls on governments to introduce carbon pricing. But how serious ... Read more
... premiums. This is causing some in the industry to question the future of group insurance through superannuation. James Fernyhough and Laura Millan report. At an event in Sydney recently, AustralianSuper's insurance product manager Richard Weatherhead01 ... Read more
UniSuper chief investment officer John Pearce talks to FS Super associate editor James Fernyhough about Westfield, company engagement, and the role of members in investment strategy. UniSuper's recent, very public opposition to the Westfield restructure ... Read more
... announced that she would be standing down after 16 years at the helm of one of Australia's largest super funds. James Fernyhough caught up with her to hear her thoughts on HESTA's evolution, the purpose of superannuation, and why the media has ... Read more
... industry fund - MTAA Super - has already gone down the road of appointing one third independents to its board. James Fernyhough caught up with the fund's chief executive Leeanne Turner and chair John Brumby to see how it has gone. MTAA Super's ... Read more
JAMES FERNYHOUGH | TUESDAY, 7 MAY 2013
As one-time chair of the Cooper Review, Jeremy Cooper knows Australia's superannuation system as well as anyone. His recommendations led to the Labor government's Stronger Super reforms, which radically changed the way the system operates. Many ... Read more
Vanguard Super has amassed $1 billion in funds under management in just over 12 months, while delivering the best-performing Lifecycle MySuper option of 2023 and quietly rolling out a retirement offering at half the cost of the incumbents'.
Australians' nest egg jumped 10% to $3.7 trillion in the year to 2023 thanks to strong contributions and share market performance.
The superannuation fund is working to close the gender super gap among its employees, now paying the full-time Superannuation Guarantee to staff who return from parental leave on a part-time basis.
Rest is $150 million closer to reaching its impact investment target after allocating to a listed equity fund.
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Aware Super has marked its expansion into Europe with the grand opening of its London office.
Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) insurance in super provides an important financial safety net for those who need to claim. But there's a significant ...
The industry's focus on delivering Australians income for a dignified retirement is heartening. Treasury is presently garnering feedback on the opportunities ...
You have probably seen the headlines-$3.6 trillion total assets under management on 30 June 2023, which represents 140% of GDP. It was only 12 years ago ...
Last week (31 January) the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the December 2023 quarter confirming the ...