A bloody good policy
A bloody good policy
Why we introduced menstrual and menopausal leave.
Why we introduced menstrual and menopausal leave.
People were generally pretty surprised when I responded telling them we don’t look at CVs at Future Super. So how do we hire?
Renewable energy alone will not avoid dangerous climate change.
Answers to the most common questions we have received on the COVID-19 early release of super process.
We've written a helpful explainer to equip you with what you need to read (and understand) your member statement.
We’re building our product and brand in-house and documenting what we learn in the process. Here’s what we’ve done in the past few weeks.
There have been some recent changes to the way that individuals can access their super due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
When we opened Future Super’s doors five years ago, it was the best way I could see to help Australia progress on climate change.
Saw a fun fact about Future Super's impact? Curious to know the working behind it? Here's what you need to know.
Future Super has decided to pay our government stimulus forward to members who have been hit hardest by the current economic crisis.
Our Chief Investment Officer, Dan East, explains what to expect and what we're doing in response to the recent market volatility.
Future Super Member Advocate Brett Morgan argues that activism is a necessary part of living a truly meaningful life.
Future Super Member Advocate and climate activist Brett Morgan reflects on the recent global climate strike on September 20.
We’re announcing a number of initiatives to put people before profit during this crisis.
From Botswana to Western Sydney to Future Super and beyond — this is the story of committed climate activist, Grace Vegesana.
Commonwealth Bank has been in hot water lately over a number of issues. But the really interesting story is at risk of getting lost in all the noise. Find out about the Aussie legends who are taking on the banking giant.
The Australian government has been ridiculed by a trillion dollar global fund manager for “denying gravity” on coal investment.
We chat with passionate climate activist and proud Future Super member Josh about an impressive waterway cleanup project.
Ok, so there’s a big industry shake-up going on right now called Protecting Your Super Package (PYSP, for short). Here's what you need to know.
Array brings renewable energy investment into the palm of your hand, and you can invest as little as $5. It’s a people-powered energy revolution. And it’s coming to your app store later this year.
On 1 May 2019, Future Super became the first super fund to completely exclude investments in companies that have no women on their boards.
We were lucky enough to speak with Future Super member and founding director of Good Green Home Loans Amy Beattie. Amy puts mortgages where her mouth is, divesting home loans from fossil fuels and their lenders. Here’s what she had to say.
Over the past few years ethical investing has taken off, but it’s much more than a recent fad. Here to catch you up on the long and fascinating history is Australia's ethical investing pioneer, James Thier.
When you think of ethical investments, data centers are unlikely to be the first sector that comes to mind. However, it’s Australian listed companies like NEXTDC that are providing critical sustainability leadership by reducing the carbon footprint connected to our digital activities.
Having productive conversations with climate deniers can feel like an insurmountable challenge. Find out how with this fact-filled guide.
Think addressing climate change is too expensive? The real cost of letting it happen unchecked will astound you. Future Super give the facts need to know.
As a Queenslander, it disturbs me deeply what our government is agreeing to in our name, in considering an allegiance with Mr Adani to be in our state’s best interest. And I have the strong sense that we are the ones being played for fools.
Among all the holiday cheer, many forget that christmas time can be tough on the environment. Future Super give 11 unique tips for a carbon-friendly christmas.
The fight to #StopAdani brings banks and super funds into focus.
Why should you care about your super? Future Super shows how your superannuation choices can make the world a better place – now and in the future.
Future Super are proud to work with and support organisations leading the way to address climate action. Climates is a not-for-profit organisation empowering our neighbours in the Pacific to build climate resilience. They’ve just come back from COP23 in Bonn, check out our interview with them.
Thousands of Australians are celebrating today with the news that Westpac has all but ruled out funding Adani’s controversial Carmichael mine. On Friday, Westpac released a new climate change action policy which effectively rules them out from funding Adani’s monster mine.
We’d all love to go zero carbon, but it’s not always so simple with our busy lives. Future Super shows eleven easy, five-minute strategies to cut back right away.
Did you know your super could be funding harmful industries like nuclear arms and tobacco? Future Super reveals 10 damaging industries to avoid investing in.
Adani’s Carmichael coal mine will be a massive disaster for Australians everywhere, and you can help Future Super stop it. Find out more.
Tesla first wowed crowds with solar roof demos last October and started taking orders earlier this year. Future Super members are proud investors in Tesla and Solar Roofs. Read how together, we’re making the clean energy revolution happen.
Women in Australia typically retire with 47% less super than men, and we're proud to be doing our bit to make sure that's not going to be true for our female staff.
Sick of dirty energy destroying this environment? Be part of the solution with these 6 steps from Future Super, and help put an end to fossil fuel companies.
We looked at the growth of renewable energy in Australia from the Clean Energy Regulator's recently released report. Here's what we found.
Superannuation is essential for the future of every Aussie. Get the lowdown on how super works and why it’s important, in this useful guide from Future Super.
Everyone is talking about ethical super these days, but what does it really mean? Explore the ins and outs of ethical superannuation and investment with Future Super’s Ethical Super Series. In this 10 part series exploring everything from ‘what is fossil fuel free’ to ‘how to analyse a company’, we’ll be looking at how ordinary Australians can be empowered to invest more ethically.
Ethical superannuation is not just about avoiding harmful industries. It’s also about investing to make a positive impact and generate a strong return. Here’s how Future Super’s top 3 ethical investments for the 2016-17 financial year stack up for investment impact and return potential.
The man who predicted "solar will eat everything" has a new warning for investors, which includes every working Australian with a super fund.
New York City is suing 5 fossil fuel giants and divesting billions from big polluters
Australian pro-refugee activists have unknowingly been investing in companies that profit from the suffering of refugees.
Coal is a dying investment and we've got the proof. Future Super gives the full story on why Australians are steering clear from fossil fuel investments.
Ever wondered why politicians don’t seem to care about climate change? Find out why they’re not telling the whole truth in this article by Future Super.
It’s no secret that superannuation kinda sucks for women. Super, it turns out, is where a lifetime of workforce inequality can be seen loud and clear. But there are some great examples being set by businesses who see this inequality and want to do something about it... and some of them might surprise you.
On a warm and windy Thursday, an unlikely group gathered for a pilgrimage 30 minutes south of Canberra.
This sleazy pick-up strategy explains everything about the Turnbull government’s energy talk.
Ever wondered why super funds make discovering your actual investments so hard? We think you should know what you’re money’s being invested in. Here’s why.
Today, brand new research by UTS Institute of Sustainable Futures (ISF) and Future Super reveals that funding Australia’s transition to 100% renewable energy could be easier than once thought.
Why wait for fossil fools when we can build renewables ourselves?
Introducing BabyBump, Future Super's new initiative to make super more fair for parents.
Future Super has been listed as a 2018 Telstra Business Awards: Social Change Maker Finalist in the ACT.
If a generation of poverty-stricken grandmas isn’t enough to make us stop and think, then maybe this will.
As Australians await further changes to the superannuation industry, there’s one key area where regulators can help protect Australians from losing thousands of dollars from their super savings.
It's amazing what you find when you follow the money...
This legend is suing a $50 billion super fund for climate inaction.
As the big grocers dilly dally over single use plastic bags, Sarah and the Taroona community are proving that ending plastic is child's play.
Why ethical investors are targeting Qantas
Energy policy has politicians are squabbling for the top job like seagulls scrapping for chips. But not even Dutton can stop the surge in renewable energy.
Good news for everyone, really
This week, the Prime Minister announced a Royal Commission into the behaviour and practices of for-profit aged care companies in Australia.
Having women in the boardroom produces better results for businesses as well as women. It takes a company determined to thumb their nose at women to choose to maintain an all-male board even at a proven cost to their business performance. California has joined voices with ethics-led investors like Future Super in calling for a smarter and fairer boardroom.
Adani is going ahead with its mine, a Christmas present Aussies don’t want, and neither major party will stop it. We need to let our politicians know it’s unacceptable to build new coal mines. Here are 4 ways you can help.
Energy poverty is both a national and global challenge impacting climate change prevention efforts and basic human survival - a problem that can only be solved by increasing awareness and demanding investment and focus on its solution.
Investment analyst Nick Lyons discusses how our members were protected through market volatility in the last 6 months. Future Super has returned above-market returns for the year. We have proven the value of ethical investing by protecting and growing our members’ retirement savings… Again.
We are so proud to have so many members doing amazing work in their communities and professional lives. We spoke with Renton and Clare from Pottery For The Planet, a Queensland couple who are tackling single-use plastic head on with beautiful ceramic alternatives.
Future Super to be recognised as Australia’s best super fund on the issue of climate change by 350.org, the world’s leading climate advocacy organisation.
Imagine the power of all of us moving our super money out of fossil fuels and into funding climate solutions. Superannuation is mandatory, but investing in fossil fuels shouldn’t be. Australians deserve a choice. This is the story of how two guys decided to do something about it.
Find out why marriage equality is an important issue for a superannuation fund. It might not be the answer you'd expect.