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

Media releases

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Tristan Douglas
Strategic Media Manager
Mobile:0417 736 434

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

3 August 2018

Cbus appoints new directors

8 June 2018

Cbus makes it easier for employers to focus on their business

18 May 2018

Changing nature of work opens up $10 billion shortfall in super

10 April 2018

Cbus closes landmark renewable energy deal

3 April 2018

Joe Youssef appointed Cbus Chief Operating Officer - Investments

29 March 2018

Cbus a top ranked fund over short and long term

29 March 2018

Cbus to sign up to Insurance in Superannuation Code

22 February 2018

Cbus recognised as a leader in workplace gender equality

9 February 2018

Cbus recruiting for Investments leadership role

24 January 2018

Welcome steps, but strides required on unpaid super

5 January 2018

Start the new year with a financial plan that will put you on track for every stage of life

18 December 2017

Cbus welcomes insurance code of practice

6 December 2017

Cbus appoints senior investment roles 

30 November 2017

Cbus recognised as workplace flexibility leader

2 November 2017

Cbus welcomes RG97 review

Cbus appoints new Board Directors

14 September 2017
Cbus welcomes Michelle Murray to the leadership team

11 September 2017
Cbus welcomes Xenophon Team action on unpaid super

4 September 2017
Gender equality a priority for Cbus

29 August 2017
Pay super with wages - change the law now

22 August 2017
Trish Donohue to depart Cbus

14 July 2017
Big problem needs bigger response  

13 July 2017
Robbie Campo joins Cbus leadership team

7 July 2017
Cbus announces better insurance deal for members

19 June 2017
Removal of $450 super threshold to boost retirement savings

16 June 2017
Cbus' industry-first employer smartphone app awarded

17 May 2017
Cbus supports the RECOGNISE movement

10 May 2017
Cbus welcomes action to attract super investment in affordable housing

3 May 2017
No time to lose on unpaid superannuation

21 April 2017
Cbus welcomes ALP support to unlock investment for affordable housing

11 April 2017
Don't short change young Australians - leave their super alone

10 April 2017
Super can help with affordable housing

14 March 2017
Pay super with wages to help reduce $3.6 billion in lost entitlements

5 December 2016 (Industry Super Australia media release)
One third of Australians short-changed on super, new report finds

21 November 2016
Cbus builds industry-first employer smartphone app

8 November 2016
Cbus appoints new General Manager, Investments Taxation

18 October 2016
Cbus appoints key investment strategy roles

20 September 2016
Cbus appoints Investment Manager, Innovation and Strategy

29 August 2016
Cbus builds in-house investment capability for the future

5 July 2016
Cbus supports call for Global ESG rules

23 June 2016
Cbus launches new advice model

22 June 2016
Cbus appoints new Senior Equities Research Analyst

8 June 2016
Cbus supports the Big Super Day Out

5 May 2016
Cbus extends family violence support measures and parental leave

Opinion piece that appeared in The Australian 15 April 2016
Cbus submission to Treasury - Objective of superannuation

7 April 2016
Cbus calls on government to build investment structures for affordable housing

18 March 2016
Cbus manages risk for members through innovative program with QIC

24 February 2016
Cbus appoints Manager, Infrastructure

27 January 2016
Cbus appoints new General Manager, Business Development

13 January 2016
Cbus drives ahead with strategic US infrastructure investment

4 January 2016
Cbus statement in response to TURC final report

18 November 2015
Cbus announces appointment of Stephen Dunne to Board and Chair of Investment Committee

16 November 2015
New research shows $44 billion could be lost to retirement savings in next 10 years through non-compliance with superannuation laws

11 November 2015
Cbus Appointment of Investment Manager – ESG

25 August 2015
Government goes in wrong direction over Superannuation Guarantee Charge - Cbus

6 August 2015
Cbus secures new insurance provider, maintains the cost of insurance

15 July 2015
Cbus today announced the appointment of Jarrod Coysh as Executive Manager - Employer Experience

22 June 2015
Cbus recruits Investment Specialist - Equities

15 June 2015
Cbus members build Property and Infrastructure into their portfolio

5 June 2015
Greater super compliance measures needed

11 May 2015
Cbus independent review recognises Fund’s member focus, provides roadmap to strengthen operations

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 and recently received recognition for its 11 years as a platinum rated fund by independent ratings agency SuperRatings*, along with the 2016 Smart Investor Blue Ribbon Award for Best Balanced Super Fund.  

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#:

  • 778,000 members
  • 136,000 employers
  • $46 billion in funds under management

*SuperRatings is a ratings agency that collects information from superannuation funds to enable performance comparisons.
Figures correct as at 30 June 2018


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