ethical investing

Your Guide to Our Ethical Index Shares Investment Option

Christian Super recently introduced an Ethical Index Shares investment option which is available to all of our members. While some superannuation funds offer indexed investment options (which you may have heard about if you follow Scott Pape, the ‘Barefoot Investor’), Christian Super is the first and only super fund in Australia to offer an ethically screened indexed investment … Read more Your Guide to Our Ethical Index Shares Investment Option

Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez

Thrive Farmers is a Christian Super impact investment through Sovereign’s Capital, which means your super helps fund the great work they do while providing your with an excellent return on investment for your retirement savings. Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez The 4,500 person town of Concepcion Pinula, Guatemala is the quintessential Latin American coffee … Read more Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez

How your Super is helping some of the world’s poorest farmers

Did you know that coconut farmers are among the poorest in the world? Entire families subsist on little more than a dollar a day in some areas. But your Super is helping make an impact through coconut farms, while still bringing strong returns for your retirement. Big tree farms, a Christian Super impact investment (through … Read more How your Super is helping some of the world’s poorest farmers

We all need a safety net: Microinsurance

Imagine you own a small business selling coffee from a coffee cart. This business is your source of livelihood for your entire family – food, rent, education for your children and medical expenses. One day, a big storm completely destroys your coffee cart. The replacement cost is over three times your monthly earnings and far … Read more We all need a safety net: Microinsurance

Investing in Mexican Students

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela Living in Australia, we take many things for granted… access to clean water, electricity and sanitation come to mind. One thing we may not consider though is a university education. So when we think about how best to serve … Read more Investing in Mexican Students