aboriginal

Opinion

Progress on super for Indigenous peoples

Three streams need to be developed if superfunds are to better engage with Indigenous peoples on superannuation issues. These streams focus are: connecting to traditional knowledge; building elders’ capabilities; and using the language of caring. Dr Vinita Godinho, managing director of Financial Resilience Australia, gave these recommendations at the Indigenous Super Summit in Melbourne last […]
Industry View

AIST viewpoint: Aboriginal access to super

Remote indigenous Australians are having a poor experience in getting their superannuation entitlements. Tom Garcia, chief executive of the Australian Institute Of Superannuation Trustees, calls on superannuation funds to make a difference. There was plenty of discussion around the opening up of China’s equity markets, finding value in emerging markets and whether another “Lehman” moment […]