The secret to super outperformanceBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | FRIDAY, 6 DEC 2019 2:00AM
New research from the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) has revealed Australian superannuation funds that engage in responsible investing are outperforming their peers.Read more: RIAA, MySuper, AustralianSuper, Cbus, Christian Super, First State Super, Future Fund, Future Super, HESTA, Investment Association Australasia, Local Government Super, Unisuper, BT Superannuation, CareSuper, Catholic Super, NZ Super Fund, Simon O'Connor, TCorp, VicSuper, Vision Super
While there may be uncertainty surrounding the economic implications of the spreading COVID-19 pandemic, one thing is clear; if business leaders are not consistent, empathetic and clear with their response, they should prepare to face the music.
The government's $213 billion stimulus package is set to push up the country's total debt but experts say it is not reason enough to draw down on the sovereign wealth fund.
Australia's superannuation sector is fighting a war on three different fronts, as the economic fallout of COVID-19 continues to bite.
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