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Super fund deputy chief departs

ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 20 AUG 2020
... has left the role to pursue new opportunities. Graeme Arnott left the position as deputy chief executive of First State Super last month.. A First State spokesperson confirmed the news, saying Arnott's contract was scheduled to finish on 30 June 2020 ...

Superannuation critical to economic recovery

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 20 AUG 2020
... infrastructure assets including Port Botany and Port Kembla. AMP Capital has a 50% stake in the Macarthur Wind Farm. First State Super and HESTA have major stakes in the Snowtown 2 Wind Farm in South Australia. Despite this, McCrea said there are anti-retirement ...

ACSRF, NGS Super explore merger

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 18 AUG 2020
... 15,000 employers. Its members work in Catholic education, healthcare, aged care and welfare. So far this year, First State Super has announced a merger with WA Super (expected around November 30) and merged with VicSuper, while Cbus and Media Super are ...

First State Super, CEFC back new bond

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 3 AUG 2020
... launched Australian Climate Transition Index, subscribed by the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) and First State Super. The Australian Climate Transition Index (also known as the ACT Index) is the first forward-looking climate index in Australia. ...

Another merger at First State Super

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 30 JUL 2020
First State Super and WA Super signed a memorandum of understanding and entered due diligence on March 4 this year. The funds are expected to finalise a merger by November 30. WA Super, the smaller of the two, will get low fees, greater investment options ...

Life insurance needs to prove value

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
... work, after a critical illness or who are not expected to be able to work ever again." Speaking at the event, First State Super's head of insurance David Evans said the industry needs to focus on maintaining cover for members at an affordable cost and ...

Aware Super unaware of members with disabilities

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 20 JUL 2020
... ran into trouble when the fund failed to disseminate the information in formats accessible to all members. A First State Super member, who has a hearing impairment, wrote to the fund's chief executive Deanne Stewart asking why the video did not have ...

Merged First State Super reveals new brand

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
The $120 billion fund has picked a new name, with the First State Super name expected to be dropped from September. Meanwhile VicSuper's brand name will be retained for the interim. Both First State Super and StatePlus brand names will be replaced ...

QIC appoints general manager

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 14 JUL 2020
... additional focus on working with clients to develop new product capabilities and startegies. QIC has also hired a First State Super portfolio manager to the investment director, state investments. Zoe McHugh was previously a portfolio manager strategy ...

Super fund satisfaction mixed, SMSFs unhappy

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 14 JUL 2020
... UniSuper scored highest overall satisfaction of the industry funds, followed by CareSuper, AustralianSuper, Cbus, First State Super, Hostplus, Tasplan, HESTA and Sunsuper. UniSuper came in second in the Investment Trends survey, pipped at the post by ...