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Industry fund drops Rio Tinto amid sacred site outcry
HARRISON WORLEY, ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
... superannuation fund following its destruction of 46,000 year old Indigenous heritage sites at Juukan Gorge last month. First State Super has dropped Rio Tinto from the diversified socially responsible investment (SRI) and single sector SRI Australian ...
HESTA adds to operations team
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
HESTA has appointed a former Morgan Stanley vice president, set to develop the industry super fund's investment data capabilities. Feroz Jordan has nabbed the role as general manager of investment data and systems in HESTA's operations team, effective ...
Industry funds continue risk-adjusted domination
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
... league tables for risk-adjusted MySuper returns, despite an ethical retail fund muscling its way into the top 10. Industry super funds took all but one of the top 10 positions in Rainmaker's latest RMetrics MySuper report , which looks beyond the ...
Super fund calls for government support
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
... the government to introduce a 30-50 year guaranteed infrastructure bond. He said a government guaranteed bond would allow super funds to generate investment returns for members alongside investing in long term sustainable infrastructure. "Introducing ...
ATO streamlines tax return process
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
... withdrew funds from their superannuation will not be required to pay tax on the amount. "If you received early access to your super this year under the special arrangements due to COVID-19, any amounts you've withdrawn from super under this program are ...
Hold super accountable for miners' actions: Future Super
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUN 2020
Ethical superannuation fund Future Super has urged Australians to hold super funds accountable for investing in companies which have destroyed sites of cultural significance to Indigenous Australians. Future Super co-founder and managing director Kirstin ...
Boutique appoints ESG lead
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUN 2020
... and sustainability, with responsibility for the organisation's product governance and sustainability functions across super, investments and insurance. She is also co-chair of the Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative (ASFI) working group on ...
Rest climate change trial delayed
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUN 2020
... in which McVeigh is represented by Equity Generations Lawyers principal lawyer David Barnden, could set a precedent for super funds. The case will question what trustee duties apply when it comes to climate change. Justice Nye Perram is overseeing the ...
New private trades platform for family offices
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUN 2020
... become the leading regulatory compliant distribution platform for illiquid investment opportunities. "[We are]creating a super-distribution hub that will level the playing field for family offices by giving them unique access to appealing investment ...
VicSuper disputes fee hike claim
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUN 2020
... has responded to a claim its members will face increased financial advice fees upon its mega-fund merger with First State Super. Following reports in the Australian Financial Review that internal documents seen by the publication indicated VicSuper expects ...
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