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MLC Life appoints transformation lead

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 28 JAN 2021
MLC Life Insurance has welcomed a new chief innovation and transformation officer who has previously held roles with AIA Australia and NAB. Rick Wingfield has taken on the role, replacing acting chief innovation and transformation officer Tahir Tanveer. ...

MySuper eyes growth asset returns

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 18 JAN 2021
... seven times in the top 10 ranking across the sectors. Prime Super had a 60% strike rate, while AustralianSuper, Tasplan, QSuper and Australian Ethical had a 50% strike rate. The stock market downturn in February and March 2020 followed by the strong ...

MLC Life appoints executive

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2021
MLC Life has appointed a new chief life insurance officer, as Sean McCormack gets ready for a February 26 departure. The role is going to Michael Rogers, who has worked as QSuper's general manager for insurance while it set up its own insurer QInsure. ...

QLD super funds advance merger

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 22 DEC 2020
... merged entity will become the third-largest profit-for-members fund in Queensland. Sunsuper manages about $70 billion while QSuper has about $117 billion. Energy Super chair Richard Flanagan said combining the funds would achieve further economies of ...

What you read in 2020

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 18 DEC 2020
... superannuation funds, with Rainmaker analysis in March showing the likes of AustralianSuper, First State Super (now Aware Super) and QSuper took a hit. Cumulative return data of funds showed many experienced significant losses between February 20 and ...

Retail fund ups premiums

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 15 DEC 2020
... put up income protection premiums for a small group of members by 73.7% in August. Mercy Super, Tasplan, Media Super and QSuper also all increased income protection premiums recently. Many of the funds said that the Protecting Your Super and Putting ...

Government fund awards mandate

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 14 DEC 2020
... super funds to terminate AMP Capital as the sole manager of its ethical investment option this year, with Legalsuper and QSuper doing the same. QSuper took its option in-house and was able to cut fees from 0.72% to 0.24% in the process. Lagalsuper also ...

How far are we from a trillion-dollar super fund?

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 11 DEC 2020
... superannuation funds could swell to $200 billion. First in line for this is Hostplus followed by MLC, Sunsuper, Rest and QSuper. UniSuper, Cbus and HESTA will be the last ones of the bigger funds to reach the mark, per current levels of growth and notwithstanding ...

Best super, pension fund revealed

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
... ANZ Smart Choice Pension and GESB Retirement Income Allocated Pension. Rest was awarded best value balanced product and QSuper was found to be the best value super fund for young people due in large part to its accumulation account's low fees. The ...

QSuper bets on new retirement product

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 1 DEC 2020
QSuper is building a new retirement product that guarantees a lifetime income, hoping to combat longevity risk and fears that retirees will run out of money. Chief executive Michael Pennisi told a recent member update that the product, while still in ...