Retirement fund strategic matters and remuneration survey 2014

South Africa's retirement fund industry has undergone significant change, but there is still a long road ahead, with much stronger reform, regulation and supervision expected in the near future.

This report offers a benchmark against which trustees can compare various aspects of their fund’s governance and strategies with those of their peers. It presents the views of 183 participants representing a total asset base of R592 billion across a range of funds of diverse types and sizes.

Areas covered in the report:

  • Trustees: remuneration, qualifications and ongoing training
  • Principal officers: remuneration, qualifications and ongoing training
  • Factors driving remuneration levels
  • Regulatory matters and retirement reform