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Equip Super sets sights on being different

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 JUL 2023
... its ambitious plan of being "a different type of fund." Two years on from its official merger with Catholic Super, Equip Super has finally combined the membership, operations, and investments of both funds, with chief executive Scott Cameron saying the ...

Australians neglecting their retirement: Super fund

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 JAN 2023
... superannuation. While more Aussies are engaged with investing, they are neglecting the most important asset of all, Equip Super says. "An increased interest in non-traditional investing is placing many Australians at risk of retiring with less super ...

U Ethical adds two directors

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 24 FEB 2022
... over 30 years of senior executive experience in organisations including AXA, Pimco Australia, Equity Trustees and Equip Super. He has held directorship appointments with BT Superannuation, Defence Health and The Financial Services Counci. U Ethical board ...

APRA could oversee stalled super fund mergers

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 FEB 2019
... merger discussions were derailed by who would get a seat on the table at the new merged fund's board. Energy Super and Equip Super's boards agreed a merger was in best interest of their members. A KPMG report even put a number on this, saying the members ...

Equip wins $190m superannuation mandate

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 14 JAN 2019
... closely with dnata and Qantas Super to achieve a smooth transfer of the members into Equip," Vamvakas said. Last month, Equip Super talked to Financial Standard about its winning formula to integrate its new members after a merger. It recorded a 10% ...

Member outreach boosts post-merger integration

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 1 JAN 2019
Equip Super's efforts to integrate its new members after a merger have paid off, rewarding the $15.2 billion super fund with a significant boost in member confidence. Equip recorded a 10% lift in confidence from Rio Tinto Staff Superannuation Fund ...

Super funds react to market sell off

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 29 OCT 2018
AustralianSuper and Equip Super are among the superannuation funds reassuring members as the S&P/ASX 200 slid close to its lowest in a year last Thursday. On October 25, The S&P/ASX 200 closed more than 6% lower than at the start of the year, on the ...

Industry fund appoints governance and risk head

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 9 NOV 2017
... with the appointment of an executive officer, governance and risk. Natalie Alford, formerly of APRA, will lead the Equip Super's governance, risk, legal and company secretarial functions. Equip chief executive Nick Vamvakas said the $14 billion fund ...

Millennial super fund creates advisory board

ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 OCT 2017
... fee and is aimed at reducing Australian equities exposure relative to other super funds. The fund's fee cuts follow Equip Super, which also has a substantial tech allocation, doing the same this week. "Australian equities only make up 3% of the global ...

Merger leads to fee cuts at Equip Super

ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 3 OCT 2017
Equip said its merger in July this year has enabled the $14 billion super fund to cut administration fees and drop buy-sell spreads on investment transactions. The merger with the Rio Tinto Staff Superannuation Fund, Equip continued, has provided sufficient ...