News and updates

Find out about the latest Mine Super news and media releases, or check out the educational Super and Investments 101 articles to help you make more informed decisions.

News | Date Posted: 24 June 2020
Reduced minimum drawdown rates for pensions
To assist retirees, the Government has temporarily reduced the minimum annual drawdown rates for FY20-21 by 50%.
News | Date Posted: 1 April 2020
New rules for automatic insurance
The government recently introduced new rules regarding insurance in super, designed to ensure members’ super balances aren’t eroded by unnecessary insurance premiums.
News | Date Posted: 23 March 2020
Understanding the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on your super
The COVID-19 outbreak continues to cause market volatility. Mine Super remains committed to helping our members throughout this time.
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.
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 29 July 2020
How financial advice can help you Financial advisers can support you with objective yet personalised advice. Here’s what to expect when you make an appointment with Mine Super Financial Advice.
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 24 June 2020
Get your finances in shape for FY21 There’s no better time to get your finances in shape than the start of a new financial year.
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 17 June 2020
Is a recession a good time to invest in shares? A recession may feel like the wrong time to invest in shares, when all the news seems gloomy. But share markets look forward and may provide a buying opportunity for long-term investors.
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 26 May 2020
Timing the market or time in market? Short-term share price movements are unpredictable, which makes timing the market difficult; could you do better by following a longer-term strategy?
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 3 April 2020
COVID-19 and its impact on investment markets As Australia and the global community continue to face the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we understand the current market fluctuations are naturally causing concern for our members.
Super and investments 101 | Date Posted: 18 February 2020
Why does my super go up or down in value some days? The value of your super won’t increase ‘in a straight line’, but generally moves up and down in line with the value of your investment options.

Market update

You can view our August 2020 investment market snapshot here.