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Key points of discussion will include:

  • Key investment and operational risks under the microscope
  • Insights into enhanced management the well-known superannuation fund risks and:
  • Insights into how to identify, quantify and manage the big issue of less well recognised risks
  • Superannuation fund risks – the regulator’s view
  • Examples of risks identified in the regulator’s periodic fund reviews
  • The Operational Risk Reserve – how much is enough?
  • The risks entailed in outsourcing custody
  • Unit pricing errors – the single biggest operational risk for superannuation fund
  • Securities lending risks – does the fund understand the hidden risks in a securities lending program and is it really money for nothing?
  • “Ponzi” defined benefit funds – lessons learned from overseas
  • Investment risk to members – are we confusing market volatility with adequacy in retirement?
  • External investment management risk – the operational aspects
  • Short termism risk
  • Investment fee risk – are we spending members’ money wisely in chasing the holy grail of active equity returns?
  • Managing investment risk – the roles of the Chief Investment Officer and the Chief Risk Officer
  • Tax risk – are we doing enough to address the risk of blowing out the fund’s single biggest expense?
  • Longevity risk – will the member outlive their superannuation savings?


Principal, Athena IOC

Director at McGing Advisory & Actuarial

Head of Fund Advisory, Milliman

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LexisNexis and Protecht are committed to excellence in Obligation and Compliance Risk Management.

LexisNexis and Protecht are in partnership to help businesses take control of their obligation and compliance risk. Using the Protecht.ERM platform, you have the ability to access LexisNexis practical legal obligation content provided seamlessly through Protecht.ERM. In turn, you have the ability to create actions and tasks linked to any aspect of their obligation and compliance Risk Framework.

Protecht ERM with LexisNexis content provides a complete legal obligations register, with content specifically designed for the Superannuation Industry in Australia.

Content updates and alerts are automatically populated in the Protecht. ERM obligation register for your review and consideration. The Protecht ERM platform makes managing obligation and compliance risk easy by eliminating clunky spreadsheets and reducing operational risk associated with the removal of manual data manipulation and trawling through multiple sources.

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About LexisNexis:

LexisNexis is a division of the RELX Group with operations in more than 100 countries. We are a leading supplier of information and technology solutions to the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, tax, accounting and academic professionals.

LexisNexis Regulatory Compliance is a legal obligations register and alerting solution that empowers you to take control of your regulatory risk. Authored by Australia’s leading industry and legal experts, it provides you with actionable content with real time updates, across all jurisdictions, to empower you to manage your compliance obligations.

To see how we can help you mitigate your regulatory risk, please call us on 1800 772 772 or email us at compliance@lexisnexis.com.au. For more details vist www.lexisnexis.com.au/compliance

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