News

Media release | Date Posted: 27 March 2019
Mine Super appoints new CIO Seamus Collins
Today, industry superannuation fund Mine Super announced the appointment of Seamus Collins to the role of Chief Investment Officer (CIO).
News | Date Posted: 5 March 2019
New look online account is live
To help make things easier for you, we’ve given your online account a makeover.
Media release | Date Posted: 30 November 2018
Super fund Mine Super announces resignation of CIO David Bell
Today, industry superannuation fund Mine Super announced the resignation of its Chief Investment Officer David Bell.
News | Date Posted: 9 May 2018
Federal Budget changes 2018-19
Here's a roundup of some of the key 2018-19 Federal Budget measures relating to superannuation.
News | Date Posted: 23 April 2018
Super fund Mine Wealth + Wellbeing renews its dedication to mining heritage as it renames to Mine Super
Today, industry superannuation fund Mine Wealth + Wellbeing announced it will be changing its name to Mine Super to better reflect its heritage and refreshed purpose and vision.
News | Date Posted: 28 March 2018
Insurance in Superannuation Voluntary Code of Practice
The Mine Wealth and Wellbeing Superannuation Fund intends to adopt the Insurance in Superannuation Voluntary Code of Practice (the Code).
News | Date Posted: 9 February 2018
No GFC, just a correction
There has been much media attention in recent days around movements on investment markets.
Media release | Date Posted: 15 December 2017
A new paradigm in retirement planning
Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) Chief Investment Officer David Bell was presented with the BTIM Retirement Innovation Award at the SuperRatings awards dinner last night in Melbourne. David won the award for Mine over other nominees at QSuper, HESTA and Energy Super for his role in leading the development of the Member’s Default Utility Function (or MDUF v1 for short). This award reflects Mine’s significant focus on developing retirement outcome solutions and overall support for the MDUF v1 work.
News | Date Posted: 7 June 2017
Significant event notice
We recently sent a notice to all members which included changes to our investment options and the government’s super changes. There are two things we need to update you on.
News | Date Posted: 1 June 2017
Coal LSL moving to in-house business model
Since 1993, Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) has managed the administration of the Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Corporation (Coal LSL). Effective 1 July, Coal LSL will transition to an insourced business model.
News | Date Posted: 26 May 2017
Important changes to your account
At Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) we’ve been entrusted with the retirement savings of a significant number of Australians and take this responsibility seriously. With this in mind, we recently wrote to our members advising of a series of enhancements and changes.
Media release | Date Posted: 16 May 2017
Mine continues to strengthen Board
Further to recent executive appointments focussed on driving better outcomes to members through strategy, member engagement, innovation and technology, Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) today announced the appointment of two new Directors. Deirdre Wroth has been appointed as the Independent Director of Mine’s parent (trustee) Board while Elaine Herlihy has been appointed as a Director of a subsidiary Board.
News | Date Posted: 27 April 2017
Changes to super from 1 July 2017
In the 2016-17 Federal Budget the government announced a number of far reaching changes to super. Most of the changes target the tax benefits of super for high income earners and offer more incentives to people with low incomes and low balances.
News | Date Posted: 21 March 2017
Announcing a new insurer for death, disablement and income protection insurances
We’re always looking for new ways to best serve members and improve services. Last year we conducted an extensive review of the insurances offered to ensure members have the most appropriate insurance for their needs.
Media release | Date Posted: 3 February 2017
Mine Wealth + Wellbeing expands executive team
Today industry super fund Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) announced two appointments to its executive team, Dr Adrian Colquhoun as Chief Technology and Innovation Officer (CTIO) and Glenda Abraham as Chief Engagement Officer (CENO).
News | Date Posted: 21 December 2016
The Age Pension assets test changed on 1 January 2017
From 1 January 2017, the government is changing how your assets affect your Age Pension.
News | Date Posted: 10 November 2016
Donald Trump wins US presidential election
Donald Trump has won the US presidential election and Republicans retained their majorities in both the House of Representatives and the Senate.
News | Date Posted: 4 May 2016
2016 Federal Budget update
The government delivered a budget last night that had super front and centre.