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Government targeted for delaying Royal Commission
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 20 APR 2018
... Royal Commission was targeted by social media this week. Perhaps unsurprisingly, much of the criticism was leveled by Labor and Greens politicians - although the former Deputy Prime Minister also expressed his regret for opposing it. In the past ...
Global firms build hedge fund cash service
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 APR 2018
... with the new tool. "Cash Optimization is a significant step for investment managers looking to automate what has been a labor-intensive process of managing cash balances, liquidity investments and payments among a complex network of ...
Increasing SG is not the answer: O'Dwyer
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 5 APR 2018
Federal Revenue and Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer has rebuffed the Labor Party's push to raise the superannuation guarantee (SG), pointing out several reasons why this is not the only answer to help boost retirement savings. O'Dwyer ...
Industry welcomes pensioners' dividend tax policy exemption: Poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 3 APR 2018
The Labor Party's move to protect aged pensioners from its proposed excess dividend imputation credit reform is welcomed by the majority of the industry, Financial Standard's latest spot poll shows. Prior to shadow treasurer Chris Bowen announcing ...
Labor's amended cash dividend refunds fall short: SMSFA
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 MAR 2018
The Labor Party's attempt to protect age pensioners from its proposed excess dividend imputation credits reform still falls short, the SMSF Association says. Labor introduced the Pensioner Guarantee yesterday as a way to protect pensioners from ...
Pre-retirees confident about nest egg: Poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 26 MAR 2018
... savings. What we are trying to do here is provoke a conversation about what superfunds, members and governments can do better," Clancy said. This week we ask will Labor's crackdown on franking credit cash refunds will severely affect retirees ?
Asset managers gearing for growth in 2018
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 19 MAR 2018
... transparency. In Europe and the US, the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule are set to squeeze margins, the report said. Tax changes is also an issue 77% of leaders are grappling with ...
Labor's imputation credit reform cops industry backlash
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 MAR 2018
The Labor Party's proposed dividend imputation reforms has received backlash from numerous industry heavyweights believing it will have unintended and negative implications on retirees. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen proposed to eliminate the cash ...
Shuttering dividend cash loophole to hit SMSFs
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 13 MAR 2018
The Labor Government is proposing to eliminate cash refunds received from excess dividend imputation credits - a "generous" tax loophole that's mostly benefiting self-managed super funds. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said this "unfair revenue ...
Chief economist update: Inflation isn't such a lonely word
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 19 FEB 2018
... at the end of last week - a 46 basis point increase from 2.41% at the end of 2017 - pushed higher by the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) report confirming that US inflation is indeed moving on up. Headline CPI inflation rose by 0.5% in the ...
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