TWU Super

Investment Strategy

ACSI praises 35 companies in ASX 200

The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) has praised the 35 companies on the ASX 200 whose boards comprise of at least 30 per cent women. ACSI is working closely with the Australian chapter of the 30% Club to raise the number of women on boards as part of a revolution in the governance structure […]
Custody

First Super appoints BNP Paribas Securities Services

BNP Paribas Securities Services has won its second major client from NAB Asset Servicing in three months after it was appointed to act as custodian and administrator for $2.2 billion First Super. The $3.9 billion TWU Super appointed BNP in December and both funds have cited concerns over meeting increasing regulatory demands around investment performance […]
Investment Strategy

REST loses second COO in 6 months

Jo Townsend is to become chief executive of Funds SA on April 20 leaving REST Super after seven years in a variety of roles, most recently as chief operating officer. Townsend started her career as a fixed income manager, before moving to REST as an investment manager, rising to become general manager of investments before […]
Investment Strategy

Paul Sayer to become CEO of TWU Super

Paul Sayer is to leave his post as chief operating officer of REST Superannuation to become chief executive of TWU Super. Sayer will become the fourth chief executive TWU Super in the space of two years. Debora Jackson, who took over from Bill McMillin in January 2013, left the fund towards the end of last […]
Investment Strategy

Stronger Super drives Russell-Link alliance

Stronger Super reforms and the push for scale have driven an alliance between global asset manager Russell Investments and administrator Link Group. Russell and Link will join together to offer superannuation funds an integrated investment and administration platform, with Russell contracts passed over to Link along with 130 Russell employees. Link will take on the […]