not-for-profit funds

Opinion

Industry at a crossroads

Over the past 20 years, the median fund returned 6.6 per cent per annum, which is in line with the consumer-price-index plus 3.5-per-cent target that many balanced options state in their objectives. Most funds are in the process of distributing annual member statements with a message of positive, albeit modest, performance. While results are currently […]
Industry View

More than just a product

I was recently at an industry conference where changes to the default-fund system were discussed. Throughout the session, we heard about the impact on employers, insurers, funds and other providers but members – and what was best for them – didn’t rate a mention. In her recently published book, A Super History, Christine St Anne reminds us that super was conceived as policy with social […]