underlying investments

Unintentional

Motor super head: Leeanne Turner at MTAA

Leeanne Turner started working in public service pension schemes before the superannuation guarantee charge was made compulsory and has seen most of the big changes since then first hand. One of the most significant was at the Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme, which in her time switched its control from a commissioner to a board of trustees. […]
Administration

New regime of APRA reporting

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has provided its much-awaited clarification on the reporting requirements for regulated superannuation entities (RSE). While it reduces some of the burden of earlier drafts, the reporting requirements are still very significant and present some serious challenges to funds, their administrators and custodians. However, in many respects, some of the […]
Investment Strategy

Cbus dives into risk and responsibility

A greater focus on risk and responsibility has Cbus’ investment team engaging more deeply in the asset allocation process as part of a wider risk strategy. “In the past, it used to be a reasonable excuse to say we have no control over the underlying investments, it’s our fund managers that do [the allocation]. I […]