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Cbus recruits chief risk officer from Crown

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUN 2024
... hired a new chief risk officer from Crown Resorts to replace Wade Martin. Martha Georgiou joins the $90 billion superannuation fund after finishing up as group executive general manager of compliance and regulatory affairs at Crown. Prior to Crown, she ...

Average super balances fall

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUN 2024
Taxation statistics for the 2021-22 financial year revealed the average superannuation balance fell from $170,000 in 2020-21 to $164,000. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) released its annual taxation statistics report, showing the total tax revenue ...

More Aussies anticipate renting in retirement: Vanguard

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  MONDAY, 17 JUN 2024
... especially if full-time paid work is no longer an option," he said. "This is why it's so important that a robust superannuation balance is part of a 'whole of wealth' retirement plan, so Australians can have confidence and security in retirement." Unsurprisingly ...

Temasek invests $300m in Betashares

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 17 JUN 2024
... Betashares Direct, a retail investment platform for self-directed investors and flagged intentions to enter the superannuation industry via the acquisition of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank's super business. "We have worked hard to expand the range of ...

Innova backs using super for housing

ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 17 JUN 2024
... It said now is the time for younger Australians to consider other investment options, including devoting more to superannuation and allowing super funds to use leverage to boost their returns. Innova co-chief investment officer Dan Miles said rising ...

Morningstar hires fixed income lead from PATRIZIA

ELIZABETH FRY  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2024
... on ESG investment strategies, including leading the successful SRI option reconfiguration for a major Australian superannuation fund. The fixed income specialist brings 17 years of experience after earlier stints at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia ...

Australian Retirement Trust people chief to depart

ELIZABETH FRY  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2024
... confirmed the departure of chief people officer Helen Jackson, who will leave at the end of the financial year. The superannuation fund's business partnering lead Kylie Robinson will step into the role in an acting capacity. Jackson joined ART in ...

APRA updates industry on operational resilience guidance

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2024
... Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released its finalised prudential practice guide to help superannuation trustees, banks and insurers strengthen their management of operational risk and improve business continuity planning. The new ...

AFCA seeks industry feedback on approaches

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2024
... create a new approach to sections 29 (6) and (7) of the Insurance Contracts Act 1984 (Cth) (ICA) when it comes to superannuation. It is also looking to amend its approach to delayed insurance claims in the super industry and superannuation death benefits. ...

Super Members Council renews calls for anti-hawking extension

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 13 JUN 2024
... using social media posts and cold calling to drum up business. Prior to its merger, the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) was lobbying for anti-hawking legislation to be extended to include financial advice businesses employing third ...
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