The pension fund's CIO looks to stress his commitment to environmental, social and governance issues, but warns against greenwashing.
The average superannuation fund in Australia grew by 14.7% in the last fiscal year, the third highest on record, powered by international and domestic equity holdings.
With the superannuation pool set to grow on the back of new legislation to raise mandatory contributions, more money is forecast to head into Asian markets, especially fixed income.
The super fund is eyeing a rep office in Beijing after hiring Stephen Joske from EIU to provide an overview of regional macro trends. It's the first of several hires planned for Asia, says CIO Delaney.
The superannuation fund is keen to increase exposure to emerging market equities, having just hired an in-house head of equities for the first time. CIO Mark Delaney talks strategy.
The superannuation fund has created a head of infrastructure role and is looking to build out in equities and asset allocation, says CIO Mark Delaney.