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Qantas Super’s Chief Investment Officer wins prestigious study grant

12 April 2017

Qantas Super’s Chief Investment Officer, Andrew Spence, has won a prestigious industry scholarship to an international executive program. Mr Spence was awarded the FEAL 2017 Scholarship to the London School of Economics Executive Education program. He said he was compelled to apply for the program because he wants to better understand the dynamics of leadership and […]

Change in exit fee in line with AWOTE

31 March 2017

In line with the change in the private sector average weekly ordinary time earnings (AWOTE) for the 12 months to 30 November 2016, the exit fee paid by members in Qantas Super Gateway will change from 1 April 2017. The exit fee, which reflects the charge paid to the administrator, will increase from $115.76 to […]

First group of members moves through Glidepath

31 March 2017

We’ve completed our first transition of members to their next investment stage in Glidepath! As a result of analysis that showed the average age of members in the 1950-1954 age group had reached 64, the investment stage for this group changed from Cruising to Destination, effective 22 February 2017. What does this mean? Glidepath is […]

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 – […]