Investment Strategy

Prime Super and HIP to merge

Prime Super and Health Industry Plan (HIP) have announced an intention to merge in order to create a combined fund of $2.4 billion in assets and 150,000 members. The new fund will be known as Prime Super, it will be headquartered in Melbourne and will go live on May 1st. The deal has taken a […]
Investment Strategy

AGEST in the mix

As the Minister for Superannuation confirms plans to include AGEST in the already-announced merger of the ARIA and Military Super boards from 2010, AGEST chief executive Michael Seton has argued the case for his $3 billion fund remaining stand-alone.
Investment Strategy

Merger ship comes in for Stevedores and Seafarers

The Stevedoring Employees Retirement Fund (SERF) and the Seafarers Retirement Fund (SRF) will merge to create one super fund for the maritime industry: Maritime Super. The combined fund, slated to merge January 1, 2009, is expected to have 27,000 members and between $3.2 and 3.5 billion in funds under management. There has been talk of […]