Anthony Rodwell-Ball

CIO profiles

NGS Super appoints first-ever CIO

NGS Super has appointed Mary Jane Fallon as its first ever chief investment officer in a role that will see the $5-billion fund take a more dynamic approach to avoiding risk and capturing opportunities. Fallon, who is leaving Energy Industries Superannuation Scheme and will join NGS Super at the end of this month, will be […]
Hedge Funds

Ethical bond for NGS Super

NGS Super has invested $500,000 in a social benefit bond run by Social Ventures Australia and is planning to launch a broader, more diversified ethical option for its members by early 2014. NGS chief executive Anthony Rodwell-Ball said the new bond ticked all the boxes from an investment perspective, and he believes there’s a reasonable […]
Unintentional

Super sidles up to social media

Industry funds are taking to social media engagement, but an aversion to risk and leaner resourcing means Australian funds still lag behind other countries. An analysis of the social media footprint of 34 super funds shows that only approximately one-third of funds have a searchable social media presence, with levels of engagement varying significantly. “There’s […]
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