Don’t miss the premier awards night for the superannuation and wealth management industries!

The 15th Annual SuperRatings and Lonsec Fund of the Year Awards Dinner is a must-attend black tie, gala event for the superannuation and wealth management industries – and the prestigious conclusion to the SuperRatings and Lonsec Day of Confrontation.

Join over 400 colleagues for an exclusive evening of celebration and entertainment, where we recognise the highest achieving funds that have stood out amongst their peers, demonstrating passion, innovation and a single-minded commitment to going above and beyond for members and investors.

Along with the coveted Fund of the Year Award, SuperRatings’ key award categories include: Pension of the Year, Choice Super of the Year, Best New Product, and many more.

In addition to the SuperRatings honours, Lonsec will be presenting a number of awards recognising excellence across the broader wealth management industry.

This years nominees are:

SuperRatings Awards

MySuper of the Year Finalists

  • AustralianSuper
  • CareSuper
  • Catholic Super
  • Equip
  • Intrust Super
  • QSuper
  • REST Industry Super
  • Sunsuper


Choice Super of the Year Finalists

  • AMP SignatureSuper
  • CareSuper
  • Cbus Super
  • Mercer Super Trust
  • QSuper
  • Sunsuper
  • Telstra Super
  • UniSuper
  • VicSuper


Pension of the Year Finalists

  • AustralianSuper
  • Colonial First State FirstChoice Wholesale Pension
  • MLC MasterKey Pension Fundamentals
  • QSuper
  • Sunsuper
  • Telstra Super
  • UniSuper
  • VicSuper


Best New Innovation Finalists

  • Cbus Employer App
  • Grow Super
  • Russell Investments Super App
  • VicSuper Beeline


Rising Star Finalists

  • Statewide Super
  • Suncorp
  • Tasplan
  • Virgin Money Super


Infinity Award

  • Australian Ethical Super
  • Christian Super
  • Local Government Super


Fund of the Year

  • To be Announced on the Night


BT Investment Management Retirement Innovation Award

Along with the SuperRatings and Lonsec awards, we are proud to announce the nominees for the BTIM Retirement Innovation Award, which recognises those individuals who are supporting the future of the superannuation industry through innovation and leadership.

The nominees are:

  • Brnic Van Wyk—Head of Assets/Liability Management, QSuper
  • Sam Harris—General Manager, Insights & Customer Experience, HESTA
  • David Bell—Chief Investment Officer, Mine Wealth + Wellbeing
  • William Graus—General Manager, Investments, Energy Super

Michael Bargholz, CEO of BT Investment Management, Australia, discusses how these four nominees have had such an impact on Australia’s retirement industry.


Lonsec Awards

Innovation Finalists

  • VanEck Vectors MSCI World ex Australia Quality ETF
  • Bennelong Twenty20 Australian Equities Fund
  • CFM Institutional Systematic Diversified Trust


Rising Star Finalists

  • MCP Master Income Trust (Metrics Credit Partners)
  • Antipodes Global Fund
  • Watermark Market Neutral Trust


Disruptor Finalists

  • Vanguard Global Value Equity Fund
  • iShares Enhanced Strategic Model Portfolios
  • Arnhem Australia+ Strategy


Icon Award

  • To be Announced on the Night


Event details

Where: Grand Hyatt, Melbourne

When: Thursday 12 October 2017

Time: 7pm–11pm

Dress Code: Black Tie

All delegates can receive special accommodation rates at the Grant Hyatt. Simply enter your dates and special offer code ‘EVENT’. For more details, click here. Click here to see our photos from last year’s event.



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