Assistant Minister for Superannuation Jane Hume said the government’s decision to allow some Australians to access their retirement savings early will not cause liquidity problems for super funds, despite reports to the contrary.
Elizabeth FryMarch 31, 2020
The extreme market volatility caused by the current crisis is a powerful reminder of the importance of guaranteed income for retirees and throws into sharp focus the problems that super funds will face as retirees draw down their savings, says Challenger investment chief, Chris Plater.
Elizabeth FryMarch 30, 2020
A corporate balance sheet analysis won’t uncover cybersecurity risks. But the sophistication and scope of cyberattacks continues to rise. Marrying the benefits of interconnected technology with the minimization of cybersecurity threats requires carefully considered trade-offs for companies.
Franklin TempletonMarch 2, 2020
Off the back of the findings and recommendations of the Hayne Royal Commission, the Productivity Commission and various regulatory reviews, considerable focus has been concentrated on the value and appropriateness of default insurance in super.
AIA AustraliaApril 1, 2020
Anne-Marie Corboy, chair of Australia's largest corporate superannuation fund, talks about sustainability, the Retirement Income Review and the urgent need for policies that help disadvantaged women.
Elizabeth FryMarch 11, 2020
May 18, 2020 - May 20, 2020
SUITABLE FOR: CIOs, Heads of asset classes, Chairs of investment, Asset consultants
The Fiduciary Investors Symposiums are designed to examine the management of fiduciary assets in both investment strategy and implementation, including the latest thinking relating to asset allocation, risk management, beta management and alpha generation.
August 18, 2020
SUITABLE FOR: Those who work within superannuation funds in executive roles and management or as a trustee or consultant.
The largest annual forum exploring the insurance trends affecting industry super funds. With a program developed for group insurance professionals by group insurance professionals, the event covers innovation in product design and the claims experience.
August 25, 2020 - August 26, 2020
SUITABLE FOR: Heads of fixed income, Portfolio managers, CIOs, Asset consultants.
The Fixed Income and Credit forum is designed to examine income strategies across a range of asset classes and over the risk spectrum in areas such as direct loans, and absolute return strategies.