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Administration

STP demand signals green light for clearing house

Strong take-up of straight-through processing for superannuation contributions by QSuper and more recently, Tower, is indicative of the appetite for a national superannuation clearing house, according to the country’s largest clearing house, SuperChoice. Peter Philip, chief executive officer of SuperChoice, which has proposed a model which would see it become the central data exchange to […]
Administration

STP demand signals green light for clearing house

Strong take-up of straight-through processing for superannuation contributions by QSuper and more recently, Tower, is indicative of the appetite for a national superannuation clearing house, according to the country’s largest clearing house, SuperChoice. Peter Philip, chief executive officer of SuperChoice, which has proposed a model which would see it become the central data exchange to […]
Investment Strategy

AustralianSuper puts major group risk challenge to Tower

The $28 billion AustralianSuper aims to radically speed up member insurance claims processes under its new contract with group risk provider Tower Australia. “We want 90 per cent of risk cases processed within five to 10 working days,” Greg Staunton, senior insurance manager at AustralianSuper, said. This would be achieved by more extensive use of […]
Investment Strategy

AustralianSuper puts major group risk challenge to Tower

The $28 billion AustralianSuper aims to radically speed up member insurance claims processes under its new contract with group risk provider Tower Australia. “We want 90 per cent of risk cases processed within five to 10 working days,” Greg Staunton, senior insurance manager at AustralianSuper, said. This would be achieved by more extensive use of […]
Investment Strategy

Aussie Super parts ways with Comminsure, goes online for group

AustralianSuper will introduce online underwriting and claims assessment as part of a $600 million group insurance deal which has put an end to the fund’s long-standing relationship with Comminsure, with Tower Australia pipping the incumbent and Metlife for the contract to provide death, disablement and income protection insurance for 1.4 million members.
Investment Strategy

Russell transforms ‘best ideas’ fund

Russell has tweaked its Australian Select Holdings Fund which combines fund managers’ ‘best ideas’ in a single concentrated portfolio, increasing the frequency with which it rebalances and enhancing the weighting algorithm that skews the portfolio to those stocks with the strongest signals.
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