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ASFA, Deloitte recommend group insurance changes

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  FRIDAY, 3 JUN 2022
Collaborating to examine the benefits of insurance offered via superannuation, the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) and Deloitte have made recommendations as to how it could be enhanced. A joint report titled ' The Future of Insurance ...

Cbus takes 10% stake in major wind project

CHLOE WALKER  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUN 2022
... added. Cbus chief investment officer Kristian Fok said: "Star of the South is a landmark investment for Australian superannuation into the local offshore wind sector." "Cbus is excited to be partnering with CIP, one of the world's largest and most successful ...

Stephen Jones confirmed as financial services minister

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 JUN 2022
... flagging that Jones had previously said Labor would examine ways of giving financial advisers better access to client superannuation information from the MyGov ATO portal. "We appreciate this initiative, knowing that it will benefit many of our members ...

Mercy Super awards group insurance mandate

CHLOE WALKER  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 JUN 2022
Mercy Super has appointed a new group insurer, with the mandate effective August 1. Following a competitive tender process, Zurich has been mandated to provide cover to the $1.5 billion fund's 13,000 members. In naming Zurich as its insurance partner ...

Mercer chief operating officer departs

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  TUESDAY, 31 MAY 2022
... officer of wealth management and general manager of operations respectively. Following Stevens' resignation, Mercer's superannuation services leader Claire Ross will lead operations and technology. Mercer told Financial Standard that Ross has had her ...

AFCA adopts user pays funding model

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  TUESDAY, 31 MAY 2022
... that represents their usage. Based on data found in the AFCA's user change guide published on its website, Most superannuation members 82% will experience reduced total annual fees under the new model with 25% only paying the annual registration fee. ...

AMP establishes AMP Investments

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 31 MAY 2022
... investment officer Anna Shelley, AMP Investments oversees $84.7 billion in assets which includes funds held in superannuation for more than one million Australians, as well as on platform and in investments for external institutional and retail client. ...

Diversa culls more products

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 30 MAY 2022
... federal government and regulatory bodies. These changes have increased the complexity and cost of administering superannuation funds resulting in potentially poor outcomes for members where there is insufficient scale." Meanwhile, the Allan Gray Superannuation ...

Calls for Indigenous super beneficiary changes renewed

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  MONDAY, 30 MAY 2022
The Indigenous Superannuation Working Group will lobby the new federal government to ensure it reprioritises the recognition of kinship structures in Indigenous communities for increased super access. AIST chief executive and Indigenous Superannuation ...

Evolving nature of investment operations boosts salaries

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 30 MAY 2022
... with more than 15 years' experience can reasonably expect salary offers between $180,000 and $300,000, including superannuation. An investment operations manager with more than 10 years' experience could make between $130,000 and $170,000, while a senior ...