33 episodes

Hosted by Sunsuper's Dream Team - Chief Economist Brian Parker and Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs, it's essential listening if you want to make sure you're on the right track to understand your super and achieve your dreams in retirement.

The New School of Super Sunsuper

    • Investing
    • 4.5 • 20 Ratings

Hosted by Sunsuper's Dream Team - Chief Economist Brian Parker and Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs, it's essential listening if you want to make sure you're on the right track to understand your super and achieve your dreams in retirement.

    Episode 33: 2020-21 Federal Budget - how the announcements might affect your super

    Episode 33: 2020-21 Federal Budget - how the announcements might affect your super

    Looking for a simple summary of last week's Federal Budget announcements? Don't miss Sunsuper's National Education Manager Joshua van Gestel and Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs as they discuss what the Treasurer announced and how it might impact your super and retirement planning.

    • 20 min
    Episode 32: Market update - COVID-19, elections and the Federal Budget

    Episode 32: Market update - COVID-19, elections and the Federal Budget

    Want the latest on the economic impact of COVID-19, government support measures and the Federal Budget? Don't miss Sunsuper's Chief Economist Brian Parker and Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs in conversation about the most recent financial market response, Sunsuper's investment performance, and the outlook for financial markets.

    • 29 min
    Episode 31: Coronavirus and your super - how asset allocation is working in our members' favour

    Episode 31: Coronavirus and your super - how asset allocation is working in our members' favour

    How is Sunsuper responding to the extraordinary impact of the coronavirus on share markets? Join Anne Fuchs as she continues the conversation about the global health crisis with Andrew Fisher, Sunsuper's Head of Asset Allocation. Listen in as Andrew discusses how he and his team construct Sunsuper's investment portfolios with members' best interests at heart, and outlines how asset allocation works, and how he uses the power of diversification to cushion the blow of market downturns on members' retirement savings.

    • 17 min
    Episode 30: Coronavirus and your super - the impact of COVID-19 on investment markets

    Episode 30: Coronavirus and your super - the impact of COVID-19 on investment markets

    Addressing the concerns of many super fund members, Sunsuper's Chief Economist Brian Parker and Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs discuss the COVID-19 crisis and its anticipated impact on investment markets. Listen in as they talk about the global response to the crisis to date, how Sunsuper's default investment option aims to protect members' savings in challenging times, and the importance of seeking financial advice before making any changes to your super investment strategy.

    • 17 min
    Episode 29: Changes to insurance in super - who do they affect and what do they mean?

    Episode 29: Changes to insurance in super - who do they affect and what do they mean?

    On 1 April 2020, new legislation will come into effect, resulting in changes to insurance cover for some super fund members. Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs and National Education Manager Joshua van Gestel dive into the opt-ins and opt-outs of the situation, explaining what these changes could mean for you (or others in your family) and why personal financial advice could be a good idea to help make sure you and your loved ones will have the financial protection you need, when you most need it.

    • 11 min
    Episode 28: What happens to your super if and when you're not working?

    Episode 28: What happens to your super if and when you're not working?

    Have you and your job been "on a break"? Whether you're taking or planning parental leave, moving into a part-time arrangement, facing an unexpected job loss, or not working for another reason, you can still keep your super ticking along. Head of Advice and Retirement Anne Fuchs and National Education Manager Joshua van Gestel talk through consolidation, contributions and how else you can set your super up for the long-term, even when you don't have a regular income.

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Nick Kind ,

Just get on with it….

How much small talk and singing do I have to listen through to get some actual information…

Melbakimble ,

Easy to listen to and informative

I’ve found these sessions interesting, pitched at the right level and informative. Thank you SunSuper! I feel like I’m in the room and it’s great to hear what the various speakers, who are experts in their field, have to say about super and investing.

Cgmbgll ,

Helpful and informative

Anne is very eloquent and relatable, she asks the questions I want to know! Brian is super knowledgeable - as you’d expect - overall, they made me think about my super and actually seek advice. Highly recommend to anyone who cares about their financial security.

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