Batseta Council for Retirement Funds of South Africa (Batseta)
Batseta (a word in Sepedi meaning “Council of Elders”) is a leading industry body which contributes actively towards the advancement of the retirement fund industry through engaging with appropriate authorities and stakeholders.
The organisation undertakes interventions that ensure that the regulatory environment is conducive to foster a culture of retirement savings and that retirement funds are active owners of the assets in their care.
Batseta aims to contribute towards the personal development and growth of its members in order to provide services of high quality in the interest of retirement fund members and beneficiaries.
The organisation promotes a culture of organisational effectiveness, with capable people performing the right work with clearly defined role accountabilities and relationships through a “fit for purpose” structure.
Batseta promotes transparency, cooperation and collaboration as well as the highest ethical and governance standards for retirement funds and their fiduciaries.