While Australia has done comparatively well to “flatten the curve” of COVID-19 infections, the impact of the pandemic on the economy and financial markets has been significant. The federal government has provided a range of support measures to keep businesses afloat and to keep people in jobs while social distancing restrictions remain in place. Efforts to … Read more COVID-19 Market Update – May 2020
We’re excited to share that Christian Super Members will now have free access to an extensive, online media library called RightNow Media! It’s like the “Netflix of Faith-Based Videos” and has a HUGE library of videos that you can access whenever and wherever. You can view it on your phone, iPad, computer, or at home … Read more RightNow Media
Your super is helping people to access life-saving healthcare in low income countries, which is more critical than ever during the international COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 Coronavirus pandemic has rocked our world, highlighting the devastating impact that insufficient access to healthcare has on communities. While developed countries, such as Australia, provide access to basic healthcare … Read more How Your Super Is Helping The Fight Against COVID-19 In Low Income Countries
In late 2019 we asked you, our members, to complete a Member Survey. We wanted to better understand your perspectives, your needs and the ways in which we can better serve you through our services. We asked and you responded. By the end of the survey period we received close to 2500 responses which has … Read more Here’s what you said!
Results of our recent member election Christian Super is governed by a board of directors, comprised of nine individuals who provide a diverse representation of the Christian community. The board is comprised of one independent director, four directors appointed by a council of denominations and peak bodies (collectively known as our Principal Sponsor), and four … Read more Meet Our New Board Directors
The Federal Government has announced that the minimum pension drawdown rates will be temporarily halved for the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 financial years. This change will provide greater flexibility for retirees who do not wish to sell their investment assets during this time, when the value of those assets is reduced. Does this apply to you? … Read more Changes to Minimum Pension Drawdown Rates
No Insurance cover for accounts under $6,000 or if you’re under 25 years of age The Government has recently passed new legislation to ensure that superannuation members with low account balances are not paying premiums for insurance cover that may erode their retirement savings. In accordance with this new legislation, we will be required to automatically … Read more Putting Members’ Interests First
We have no doubt that our members are concerned about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impacts on our society and economy. The Christian Super investment team have supplied the following market commentary to help explain what is happening and what we might expect to see in the coming weeks and months. Markets are dominated by … Read more March 2020 Market Update