The latest superannuation news, media releases and information from Cbus.

Media releases

Media contact:

David McNamara, Strategic Media Manager, 0455 144 464, email:

23 May 2024

Responsible investment and specialist fund strengths recognised in award wins

7 March 2024

Cbus Super welcomes super on Parental Leave Pay scheme commitment

26 February 2024

Super collaboration set to inject funds into affordable housing, delivering returns for members

17 January 2024

Cbus Super welcomes return of 9.49% for 2023 calendar year

19 October 2023

Cbus Super welcomes new Head of Infrastructure

6 September 2023

Cbus Super announces new leadership roles

4 August 2023

Cbus Super boosts internal team with new Head of Portfolio Strategies

6 July 2023

Cbus returns healthy 8.95% during financial year as volatility continues

22 June 2023

Cbus Super appoints Brett Chatfield to Chief Investment Officer role

13 June 2023

Cbus Super leadership appointments: Kristian Fok appointed CEO and Marianne Walker Deputy CEO

18 May 2023

Industry connection recognised in Cbus Super award wins

16 May 2023

New investment strategy: Cbus looks to unlock value through partnerships and further internalisation

15 May 2023

Cbus Super and EISS Super have merged

2 May 2023

Cbus Super welcomes unpaid super measures to stop workers losing out on returns

5 April 2023

Your Future Your Super Review

30 March 2023

Cbus chief executive to retire

21 December 2022 

Cbus makes new board appointments

28 November 2022

Cbus Super puts $500 million on the table to support National Housing Accord

14 November 2022

Your Future Your Super review: reverse the uninsurance risk for workers in hazardous occupations

3 November 2022

Cbus lays out pathway to grind down real world emissions in new climate roadmap

27 October 2022

Cbus Super awarded Career Fund of the Year 2023

25 October 2022

Cbus congratulates government on National Housing Accord

12 September 2022

Cbus Super appoints Head of Responsible Investment

22 August 2022

Tradies should check insurance protection

1 July 2022

Cbus Retirement Strategy available

17 June 2022

Cbus Super wins IGCC Climate Award

15 June 2022

Cbus boosts Direct Debt team as portfolio surpasses $1 billion

2 June 2022

CIP partners with Cbus in the Australian offshore wind project, Star of the South

26 May 2022

Cbus wins Chant West’s Best Fund Integrity and Specialist Fund of the Year

11 May 2022

Cbus members to benefit from fee reduction

17 April 2022

Cbus remembers Tom McDonald AM

11 April 2022

Cbus and Media Super have merged

23 February 2022

Cbus remembers Helen Hewett AM

1 February 2022

Cbus partners with Dexus on Jandakot Airport JV

20 January 2022

Wayne Swan commences as new Cbus Chair

14 January 2021

Cbus targets growth with launch of new investment options

17 December 2021

Cbus and EISS Super sign merger memorandum

15 December 2021

Cbus Super strengthens internal investment to deliver for members

31 August 2021

Wayne Swan to Chair Cbus Super

7 July 2021

Cbus continues to strengthen investment capability with Head of Total Portfolio Management 

6 July 2021

19.34%: Cbus Super delivers biggest return in fund's history

24 June 2021

Cbus' social and affordable housing investment hits just under $140 million

17 June 2021

Proposed Treasury review of exclusions in super insurance offers no protection for workers in hazardous industries

27 May 2021

Cbus wins Chant West’s Best Fund Integrity and Best Specialist Fund

28 April 2021

Cbus options highly recommended by Lonsec

21 April 2021

Cbus figures show a year of insurance impact for workers in hazardous occupations

18 March 2021

Cbus awards $240 million climate solutions equity mandate

15 February 2021

Cbus strengthens Investment capability appointing three new leaders

17 December 2020

Members and employers to benefit as Cbus Super confirms continued partnership with Link Group 

15 December 2020

Cbus and Media Super merger progresses

7 December 2020

Cbus announces investments in built environment innovation and solar energy

20 November 2020

Cbus Super welcomes industry leader as Chief Information Technology Officer

19 November 2020

Affordable and quality insurance the key driver as Cbus Super confirms decision to reappoint TAL as its insurer 

29 September 2020

Cbus appoints Nancy Day as new Chief Operating Officer, Investments

10 September 2020

Cbus commits over $950 million to Australian businesses and projects with a further $850 million available to invest

31 August 2020

Cbus sets strong 2030 target in revamped Climate Road Map

9 July 2020

Media Super and Cbus enter joint arrangement due diligence

3 July 2020

Despite a year of extreme volatility Cbus MySuper returns 0.75% for the financial year

2 July 2020

Cbus members to benefit from reduced emissions through Cbus Property deal 

24 June 2020

Cbus Super invests $49 million in NHFIC issuance to support Community Housing Providers

15 June 2020

Cbus Super welcomes appointment of Alexandra Campbell as new Head of Infrastructure

16 April 2020

SA Government announces $300 million office building to be delivered by Cbus Property

15 January 2020

Cbus CEO David Atkin to leave the fund after 12 years

7 January 2020

Cbus members and families affected by bushfires

2 December 2019

Cbus aligns super and retirement fees with first account keeping fee move in a decade

20 November 2019

Cbus Super allocated $30 million in NHFIC issuance

19 September 2019

Cbus welcomes support for high risk works in insurance changes

18 September 2019

Statement on account security

15 August 2019

Professor Allison Milner, a champion of suicide prevention

3 July 2019

Cbus Property ranked joint #1 for NABERS Sustainable Portfolios

26 February 2019

Cbus recognised again for real progress on gender equality

15 February 2019

Compromise preserves protections for at-risk young workers

21 December 2018

Cbus to power more of WA with new Bright Energy wind farm

13 December 2018

Stephen Dunne appointed as Chair of Investor Group on Climate Change

1 November 2018

Cbus backs director identification measures to address phoenixing

15 October 2018

Cbus commences partnership with Indigenous travel provider

15 October 2018

Cbus signs up to Australian Asset Owner Stewardship Code

11 October 2018

Cbus takes stake in UK ports

14 September 2018

Cbus commits to zero emissions for property portfolio

10 April 2018

Cbus closes landmark renewable energy deal


About Cbus

Established in 1984, Cbus is the industry superannuation fund for the construction, building and allied industries. Cbus is run only to benefit members.  

Cbus also invests back into the construction and building industry, which not only provides strong long-term investment returns, but helps boost our economy and create jobs within the industry.

Cbus has over*:

  • 910,000 members
  • 215,000 employers
  • $85 billion in funds under management

*Figures correct as at 30 June 2023

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