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Qantas Super appoints new Head of Member Experience

09 March 2017

This week we announced the appointment of senior marketing and communications executive, Stuart Langeveldt, to the role of Head of Member Experience. Stuart is an internationally-awarded brand, marketing and communications executive with more than 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Previous roles include AMP Capital, Stockland and Cuscal Limited. To learn more about Stuart and his […]

What’s been happening in investment markets: Q2 2017 in detail

08 March 2017

In our latest investments video, the Chief Investment Officer Andrew Spence talks about social disruption and what it means for market movements. In that video, Andrew refers to a more detailed round-up for those of you who’d like to know more abut the investment markets. Here it is. Q2 2017 in detail As expected, the US […]

How the investment markets reacted to the inauguration of the US president

25 January 2017

On 20 January 2017, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Here’s a look at how this influenced investment markets across the world. One of President Trump’s first executive decisions was to withdraw the US from the 12 nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal. He also indicated his intention to […]

Proposed super reforms are now law – what does this mean?

07 December 2016

Finally, the long-anticipated reforms to superannuation have become law after months of discussion and debate. For anyone with money in super, this means the rules will change from 1 July 2017. Key changes include: Pension balances capped at $1.6 million Non-concessional contributions cap cut to $100,000 Concessional contributions cap cut to $25,000 More super tax on […]

Want to know how much super is going into your account each pay?

06 December 2016

You can check your annual statement from Qantas Super, log into your Qantas Super account online or you can call us on 1300 362 967. We can tell you how much has been paid into your super, and when those amounts were paid. If you want to know how your employer contributions are calculated, you […]

Congratulations to the Voice of the Member survey winners!

30 November 2016

Congratulations to the winners of the recent Voice of the Member survey competition. First prize: epiQure vouchers worth $500 S. Smith Runner-up prizes: $100 loaded onto Qantas Cash G. Lee, J. Hayward, J. Branighan, and C. Steel   We received about 2,700 entries for the competition. Many thanks to everyone who shared their insights – […]

US election results and financial markets

10 November 2016

On 8 November 2016, voters in the United States went to the polls and elected Donald Trump, the Republican Party candidate, as their next President. The Republican Party had a great day, in that it not only won the Presidency, but it also retained control of the House of Representatives and the Senate. This is […]

Qantas Super and the investment markets

04 November 2016

We’re often asked about our investment performance, and how markets are behaving. In this short video, Qantas Super’s Chief Investment Officer Andrew Spence discusses: What happened in the markets during 2015/2016? Qantas Super’s investment strategy in a volatile market Performance in the first quarter of the 2017 financial year What you can do to better […]

Insurance in Qantas Super

12 October 2016

You may have seen recent media coverage about how some insurers are dealing with super-related claims. At Qantas Super, we closely manage the insurance arrangements on behalf of our members. Our insurer, MLC Limited, manages the day-to-day administration of insurance matters, including the assessment of claims and providing us with recommendations about approval of claims. […]