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ESG investing to remain strong through pandemic

HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 14 MAY 2020
... to shift toward sustainable practices, meaning sustainability makes "good business sense". Wilson-Otto noted 40% of millennials in the US have chosen a job because of the employers' sustainability performance, as opposed to 17% of baby boomers, and ...

Time for financials to step up: Study

ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 26 MAR 2020
... and 62% for super funds. This is a very significant 33% rise since our 2017 research was conducted." Gen Z (73%) and millennials (71%) are leading the pack, saying they would invest more if they knew their money would make a difference. In comparison ...

Industry funds face reality of COVID-19 shutdown

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 25 MAR 2020
... financial hardship as a result of COVID-19. Rainmaker analysis of APRA data shows 58% of Rest's membership are millennials. About 58% of Hostplus' membership also sit in the millennial pool, however most recent APRA data doesn't account for ...

Perpetual exits MySuper

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAR 2020
... dynamics, analysis shows 54% of Perpetual MySuper members are male while 46% are female; close to half of which (42%) are millennials. The fund has an average balance of $30,000 but about 70% of accounts hold less than $25,000. Perpetual declined to ...

Stand still, get left behind

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 16 MAR 2020
... offerings will be the norm rather than the exception. "Right now, there's more demand for ESG investing. Women and millennials particularly want to invest in line with their thinking and values," he said. "The market is a bit frustrated because on ...

Super women: Female-led funds on top

ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 6 MAR 2020
... peers by 0.6% per annum over three years, and 0.4% per annum over 5 years. Although this may not sound like much, for millennials and generation X, being with one of these female-dominated super funds over their working life can net them an extra $100,000. ...

Millennials not attracted to property

ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JAN 2020
... experienced a similar return from housing as those born in 1960 (Baby Boomers) as they approach the age of 50," Doyle said. Millennials on the other hand, have reason to sulk. "For those born in 1980 that purchased their first home in 2010, the performance ...

New super fund targets millennials

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 21 JAN 2020
A newly launched sub-plan of Aracon Super has officially launched, marketed to millennials with a PDS revealing relatively high fees, expensive insurance and big ambitions. Elevate Super launched today, after Financial Standard revealed its plans last ...

Bank of Mum and Dad forking out serious dosh

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 14 JAN 2020
... properties which forces prices higher again. "This is a generational issue. There is now a generation of X, Y and Millennials that will spend most of their working lives simply trying to afford their home." Robertson said the 'Bank of Mum and Dad' ...

Aussies unprepared for wealth transfer

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 9 DEC 2019
... wealth accumulation which has resulted in a stark contrast in levels of wealth between their generation compared to millennials," Baker said. Rising costs of living, as well as stagnant wage growth and a volatile property market mean that more young ...