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Australia improves super system quality

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 OCT 2021
... Austria, the UK, Luxembourg and the Netherlands follow behind, recording between a 40% to 43% pension gap among men and women. Australia meanwhile recorded a gap of nearly 20%, which is less than the OECD average of 25%. There is no single cause of the ...

Greater diversity needed outside ASX 200: Analysis

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 19 OCT 2021
... in recent times about the progress the ASX 200 is making, when it comes to financial services companies in the ASX 200, women comprise just 1% of chief technology officer roles; 2% of chief investment officer roles; 6% of chief financial officer roles ...

Macquarie leads Aussie managers in global ranking

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 18 OCT 2021
... positive D&I attributes. It is encouraging to see half of managers surveyed have increased the proportion of minorities and women in senior positions, though these groups are still significantly underrepresented in absolute terms," he said.

UBS names country head from BlackRock

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 18 OCT 2021
... Telfer was also general counsel and head of public policy for Australasia. She was also the executive sponsor for BlackRock Women's Initiative Australasia and at the firm's Philanthropic Committee as well as seats on BlackRock's Asia Pacific Stewardship ...

Super system "frayed": Hume

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 15 OCT 2021
... which funds Hume intended to refer to, but Energy Super did sponsor a yoga session with Master Electricians Australia for a Women in Contracting retreat earlier this year.

Gender equality perception differs

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 OCT 2021
The lived experience of men and women in financial services vastly differs as the gap is widening between organisations saying they are working to promote gender equality and those putting it into practice, new research shows. FINSIA's sixth biennial ...

Aussies stick with DIY advice

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 5 OCT 2021
... need advice and could do it themselves. Another 15% said they couldn't afford it - a sentiment particularly strong among women. Another 12% thought they did not have enough assets or investments to justify it. Just 12% are using a financial adviser ...

What will it take to get super on parental leave?

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 20 SEP 2021
... Leave Pay in the last 10 years. Under this scheme, no superannuation is paid. In the 2019-20 financial year alone, 170,860 women missed out on $216.7 million in super payments, ISA found. Parental leave is one of the only forms of paid leave where there ...

Aussie fund management diversity improves: Research

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 SEP 2021
... Switzerland or Germany," she said. Overall, in Citywire's database of 25,465 actively managed funds, 4582 or 18% are run by women, team of women or a mixed team of women. It also found that Abrdn (24%), JP Morgan Asset Management (23%) and HSBC Global ...

Older investors, women flock to crypto

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 SEP 2021
Young males no longer make up the majority of cryptocurrency investors, with older Australians and women investing large amounts, according to BTC Markets. BTC Markets' Investor Report FY20-21 showed almost one in four crypto investors are over the ...
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