Group Insurance Summit 2014 – Wrap Up

Superfunds and consultants call for hybrid TPD/IP insurance cover Funds, insurers and consultants are calling for the creation of an insurance product that sits half way between TPD and income protection. Read more… Funds can make impact in cutting chronic diseases Australia has reached a tipping point in obesity which compels change. Read more… Bernie Ripoll and […]

Super fund award winners named The winners of the Chant West | Conexus Financial Super Fund Awards have been announced at a ceremony at Ivy Ballroom in Sydney, with more than 300 guests in attendance.
CMSF 2014

AIST CMSF 2014 – coverage

AIST’s flagship event, the Conference of Major Super Funds (CMSF) is the premier idea-sharing and networking event for Australia’s $600 billion not-for-profit superannuation sector, attracting over 1100 delegates including trustees, CEO’s, senior executives and fund staff. Day three newsletter – March 26, 2014 (PDF) Day two newsletter – March 25, 2014 (PDF) Day one newsletter […]

The 2014 super fund awards evening

Chant West, in partnership with Conexus Financial, publisher of Investment Magazine, will present the second annual superannuation and pension awards on May 21, at the Ivy Ballroom in Sydney. Both companies have a common vision of improving retirement income solutions and producing better outcomes for members and in the process calling industry participants to account […]
Investment Strategy

No large salary increases in 2014, despite increase in positive sentiment

Salaries for most back and middle office staff in superannuation funds will only rise in line with inflation in 2014, predicts specialist recruitment firm Robert Walters. The exceptions are for candidates in the areas of information technology and compliance. Andrew Hanson, director of financial services, market, sales and legal at Robert Walters, sees indications for […]