investment decisions

Policy and Regulation

APRA: trustees need to wise up

Trustees do not need to have the investment judgement of the consultants they employ, but they must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the advice they receive, a senior manager at the Australian Prudential and Regulation Authority (APRA) has said. In a presentation to delegates at the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees’ Australian Superannuation […]

Super, apart from the REST

Jo Townsend, the chief investment officer at REST Industry Super, says the fund tries not to get caught up in the day-today noise of investment markets. REST is not only investing according to a long-term horizon, it’s willing to depart from the pack when making investment decisions. “Our fundamental investment belief is that it is […]