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A transformative approach to investment

The fund's investments assist in infrastructure development

Transport retirement fund making its mark

The fund brings stability to people's lives and to help gear the country and its people for a brighter future

You have the power

The need for better retirement outcomes is crucial to the economic growth of Africa and for society as a whole

Institute of Retirement Funds Africa’s (IRFA) conference

Influences that affect the retirement fund ecosystem will be in the spotlight

The theme of the IRFA conference is ‘The Retirement Ecosystem: You Have The Power’

An ecosystem is a complex system of living organisms, their environment and all of their interrelationships in a particular unit of space

Institute of Retirement Funds Africa’s (IRFA) conference

Influences that affect the retirement fund ecosystem will be in the spotlight

New regulations a step in the right direction

Employers are now obliged to help their employees make the best possible financial decisions upon retirement

Retirement journey becoming less complex

The default regulations provide more safety and control for retirement fund members

Best practices abound in transport sector

The Transport Sector Retirement Fund uses cellphone technology to regularly engage, inform and educate its members

Awards reflect industry best practices on an international scale

'Recognising excellent rewards hard work and sets the standard for others'

Fund employs financial literacy as an instrument of transformation

The NJMPF facilitates educational sessions at road shows, workshops and indabas

High rate of compliance allows for rapid investment

Compliance with pension payments is high, despite high staff turnover

Investments focussed on enhancing members’ wellbeing

The fund's investment goal is to enhance returns to members on a sustainable basis

High fees erode your investments

New middlemen mean today’s investors are paying more fees than previous generations

Collaboration necessary to resolve South African savings crisis

Promoting a culture of saving can help to turn the economy around - particularly for African women

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