Thought Leadership

Our thought leadership offers the latest in industry research, international case studies, white papers and more.

 

Gut health: Focusing on our inner economy

2016

This paper is based on groundbreaking research that provides an overall picture of the impact of gut health on today's employees and their employers. The whitepaper aims to provide simple guidance to employers/employees around maintaining healthy gut microbes – through diet and behavior – and by doing so how employees could drastically improve resistance to chronic disease, acute illness and stress, as well as their overall well-being.

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Stress - Reframing the Narrative

2015

MAXIS Global Benefits Network presents an insightful paper on the possible effects of stress and provides tips on how global employers can use new, evidence-based approaches to acknowledge, manage and ultimately reduce the impact of stress on their employees — and bottom lines.

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Sleep: A business case for bedtime

2015

The white paper will provide new insights on why-rested employees are more vital in the workplace, how sleep deprivation can lead to chronic diseases, and what employees and employees can do to prevent insufficient sleep from hijacking productivity, health and cognitive capacity.

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Life Rehabilitation Summit: Thought Leadership in Action

2015

The whitepaper, titled The Life Rehabilitation Summit: Thought Leadership in Action, reports on industry best practice and innovation showcased at the inaugural Life Rehabilitation Summit, organised by MetLife and Swiss Re.

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MetLife Employee Benefits Trends Study Australia 2014

2014

Employee Benefits can have a substantial impact on employee satisfaction and loyalty according to our latest research into Australian employers and employees attitudes to employee benefits. Uncover valuable insights from our study of employee benefit trends in Australia by downloading the report here.

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Apathy to Action

2014

MetLife Australia and the Financial Services Council (FSC) have proudly partnered together to research and provide insight into Australian attitudes and barriers towards Life Insurance. Download the report here.

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Culture clash blamed for female leadership gaps

2014

The Financial Executive Women Leadership Conference was held in Sydney on March 06th 2014. MetLife's head of distribution Michael Goodall was one of the panel speakers. Read what he had to say; Kate Cowlings from Money Management reports.

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Risk Insurance. Risky Business?

2014

Money Management's article 'Risky Business' written by Kate Cowling considers the risk insurance challenges for 2014 quoting MetLife's very own head of insurance products, Richard Anderson.

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SelectingSuper 2013 Awards

2013

MetLife Australia sponsored the SelectingSuper Awards, held each year to recognise the finest superannuation providers and industry leaders in Australia. Read about the 2013 winners here.

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Call For Single Regulator For All Super Funds

2013

MetLife sponsored Super Review/Money Management roundtable, conducted during the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) conference in Perth this year. Mike Taylor, Money Management, reports that roundtable participants agreed that all superannuation funds including self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) should have the same regulator.

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Offshore Fundies Worry About Local Housing Bubble

2013

Australian Financial Review, Australia, John Kehoe writes about the concern of a property market crash in Australia quoting MetLife's very own Francisco Paez.

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Retirement Funds Urge Abbott To Leave Low-income Rebate

2013

Australian Financial Review, Australia, Sally Patten reports on the open letter to Prime Minister Tony Abbott from trustees and chief executives of over 20 of Australia's largest superannuation funds regarding retaining the super rebate for low- income earners.

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Insurance Insights Harnessing the Power of Analytics

2013

FST Media and IBM co-hosted an exclusive luncheon with a select group of insurance executives including MetLife Australia's Kate Kerr and Michael Henderson to discuss strategies on how to best utilise the capabilities of predictive analytics in the industry.

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Workplace Benefits Key To Increasing Productivity, Attracting Talent and Driving Loyalty in Latin America

2013

The MetLife Latin America Employee Benefits Trends Study is the third international edition of MetLife's Employee Benefits Trends Study. Australia was included in the 2011 study, Mexico was included in both the 2007 and 2011 study and Brazil was included in 2011.

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A World Of Opportunities For Women

2013

Join us on a journey around the globe to get a glimpse of what it is like to be a working woman in a variety of different countries.

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MetLife and Super Review thought leadership breakfast on Post-Retirement

2013

Discover what some of the industries leaders had to say including, Marc Lieberman CEO, MetLife Australia and Pauline Vamos, CEO, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia, at the jointly hosted MetLife and Super Review thought leadership breakfast on Post-Retirement.

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2012 Super Review pre-ASFA roundtable - The Kaleidoscope Shifts Once More

2012

The 2012 Super Review pre-ASFA roundtable sponsored by MetLife tackle some of the key issues in today's market.

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Super Review Roundtable - Mergers, mega-funds and members - what's the right mix?

2012

Read what panelist's including MetLife's Jonathan Kelly, Head of Institutional Relationship Management, had to say on the challenges facing superannuation funds in Australia.

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2011 MetLife Study of International Employee Benefits Trends

2011

The second MetLife Study of International Employee Benefits Trends provides insight into the financial needs, habits and perceptions of employees in five different countries. As well as detail about the benefits objectives and practices of the employers.

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