We’re ready. Time to knock down the default super wall.

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John Billington, Executive, Bendigo Wealth has joined the debate and called for the current default superannuation fund regime to be opened to competition. “As it currently stands, our APRA authorised Bendigo MySuper product is excluded from being a default fund under modern awards, which is disappointing for employers who would like to choose a well-regarded,

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Bendigo SmartStart Super awarded 5 star rating by CANSTAR

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Bendigo SmartStart Super® has been awarded a 5-star rating by CANSTAR in the pre-retiree superannuation category for superannuation funds that anyone can join. Premier financial data provider, CANSTAR, is Australia and New Zealand’s most comprehensive specialist research service, and is used by over 325 financial institutions, government, media and finance professionals. John Billington, Executive, Wealth said: “This is

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Bendigo Wealth granted a MySuper authorisation

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Sandhurst Trustees, which forms part of Bendigo Wealth, has been granted authorisation by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) to issue a MySuper product under the new regime implemented by the Australian Government. From 1 January 2014, if a person has not chosen a super fund, their employer must pay their compulsory superannuation into a

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Built for Boomers: Bendigo Wealth’s Income Fund

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People with a mortgage may be breathing a little easier as they see interest rates hit historic lows, but not everybody has a mortgage.  Those relying on income from investments such as term deposits and savings accounts are faced with increasing bills for energy and fuel and may be in less of a position to

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Bendigo Wealth launches new SMSF administration service

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Bendigo Wealth has officially launched SuperAstute, a new end-to-end Self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) administration service for trustees who really choose to ‘do super themselves’ or in conjunction with an accountant or financial planner.  The SuperAstute offering is essentially a ‘one-stop-shop’ that can take care of every aspect of running a start-up or an existing SMSF.  

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Bendigo Wealth and Provisio team up to help financial planners meet challenges of FoFA

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Bendigo Wealth has teamed up with Provisio Technologies to build a scaled-advice capability that will drive down the cost of financial advice. The new offering will help make advice far more accessible to the wider public, in particular, the four out of five Australians who have never previously sought financial advice.  The process has been

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Key new appointments at Bendigo Wealth

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Bendigo Wealth has announced the appointment of three new senior members of the distribution team.   Head of Wealth Markets at Bendigo Wealth, Alexandra Tullio said, “Diego, Josh and Christine’s appointments complete the realignment of the distribution team.  As senior members of the team they will have a high level of input around our distribution strategy, and

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