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Weeding out net zero fakersBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | WEDNESDAY, 19 MAY 2021 5:28PM
The tripling in commitments to achieve net zero carbon emissions by both companies and investors cannot be believed blindly, according to experts.Read more: ASX, ACSI, Conference of Major Superannuation Funds, Australian Council of Superannuation Investors, Bruce Duguid, ESG, Federated Hermes, Financial Standard, Jodie Barnes, Nestle, Paris Agreement, Santos, Unilever
Australian super funds growing their in-house asset management teams is having a positive impact on gender equality in investment management, with more women wanting to work with profit-to-member funds than other funds management firms.
AvSuper today advised it has invited a select number of super funds to discuss a potential merger, having determined it would be in the best interests of members to do so.
Fresh proposals from the Australian Law Reform Commission aim to simplify several complex areas of financial advice legislation.
The last sitting day for parliament this year has come and gone without progressing legislation designed to make sure those earning less than $450 a month are paid super.
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