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CIO profiles

David Bell to become AUSCOAL CIO

The independent investment consultant David Bell is to become the first chief investment officer of AUSCOAL Super. One of his key tasks will be to fine tune the $7.9 billion fund’s lifecycle strategy and to create a pension product for members, whose average age is 42 – though many retire at 55. Based in Sydney, […]
Retirement

Tackling longevity risk in post-retirement

When thinking about the accumulation phase and post-retirement, David Bell uses the analogy of car design. “If you are trying to design a new model of car and put two designers in separate rooms and told one to design the front and the other to design the back, there’s a risk you’d end up with […]