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Aussie boardrooms set to be overrun by union thugs… say the Oz and AFR

Aussie boardrooms set to be overrun by union thugs… say the Oz and AFR

The latest scare campaign against industry super funds is the fantasy that trade unions will start calling the shots for big business.

With friends like these: the Coalition’s superannuation fail

With friends like these: the Coalition’s superannuation fail

New data on superannuation fund assets shows just how spectacular a failure the government's superannuation agenda has been.

In the end, it was the Liberals who killed retail super

In the end, it was the Liberals who killed retail super

The Liberal Party has repeatedly attacked industry super funds over the last decade but ultimately they are responsible for their victory.

The biggest banking rip-off is still to come

The biggest banking rip-off is still to come

The biggest rip-off in financial services is the huge fees charged by retail superannuation funds, which flow to the big banks and AMP for delivering poorer performance.

How retail super funds siphon off your money to the big banks

How retail super funds siphon off your money to the big banks

The Liberals are up in arms over fees for industry super directors. But if they want to see real siphoning off of super funds, they should have a look at the retail super sector.

Mike Baird’s secret privatisation strategy

Mike Baird’s secret privatisation strategy

The politics of successful privatisation are tricky -- but NSW's Mike Baird managed a clever trick for quieting opposition.

Industry super rides to the rescue on Ausgrid

Industry super rides to the rescue on Ausgrid

The industry super sector has saved the Liberals from embarrassment by picking up Ausgrid in NSW, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.

Morrison mugged by reality on superannuation data

Morrison mugged by reality on superannuation data

New data on the performance of our superannuation funds yet again demonstrates how blinkered the Liberal Party is about industry super.

Beware the real agenda on compulsory super

Beware the real agenda on compulsory super

Ending compulsory super would hit one sector of the super industry hard -- and it happens to be the one the government most despises.

Government plays independence fiddle while industry burns

Government plays independence fiddle while industry burns

While the financial industry's reputation goes up in smoke, the government is busy pursuing an ideological agenda against industry super funds, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.