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Australia joining global retirement focus: Challenger
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAY 2016
... also evident in the federal government's mindset around its 2016 Budget. "It is 24 years since the superannuation guarantee was introduced and setting the objective of super is timely and a sign of the maturing of the superannuation system. ...
FSC releases policy priorities for next parliament
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 MAY 2016
... The statement also addresses the need for stronger financial services trade policies, increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% by 2022, widening default superannuation choices, reducing "misaligned" life insurance incentives and simplifying ...
Equip's new provision for domestic violence
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 3 MAY 2016
... The revamped employee support program follows Equip's decision in January to continue to pay superannuation guarantee contributions into its employees' super accounts during paid and unpaid parental leave to help keep their retirement ...
Actuaries call for objectives across retirement system
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 8 APR 2016
... than defining superannuation and complementary objectives for the Age Pension and the mandatory superannuation guarantee. Releasing its submission Treasury on super's objective, the institute believes there should be comprehensive guidelines ...
Industry funds happy SG charge retained
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 17 MAR 2016
Industry super funds have welcomed the retention of the full Superannuation Guarantee Charge following a debate in Parliament. The SG charge is a penalty paid by employers who fail to make their quarterly SG contributions on time. It was set to be ...
Govt announces superannuation's objective
ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 MAR 2016
... has always been inferred from reasons the Keating government in 1992 outlined when it introduced the Superannuation Guarantee legislation: to supplement the age pension to enable Australians to enjoy improved standard of living in retirement. A ...
FSC reveals six-point super plan
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 29 FEB 2016
... of the budget cycle, stop the tinkering"; "Define its purpose and make it law"; and "Increase the superannuation guarantee rate to 12% by 2022". These are followed by: "Encourage people to save voluntarily beyond the 12% guarantee - by ...
Funds under management to hit $8tr by 2035: research
MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  FRIDAY, 19 FEB 2016
... only assumes compulsory super at around the nine percent mark: the aggregate pool of assets will be much larger than $8 trillion if the government pushes through with the 12% to 15% Superannuation Guarantee (SG) figure proposed in recent years.
Industry bodies attack SG freeze speculation
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 5 FEB 2016
... not bear the cost of short term budget decisions." FSC chief executive Sally Loane said. "Stopping superannuation guarantee payments at 9.5% would be inconsistent with Australia's future needs for savings. It is simply too low to help the ...
ISA says 15pct tax rebate no good
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 4 FEB 2016
... modeling completed by PwC for the Financial Services Council . That modeling showed lifting the superannuation guarantee to 12% and pushing a 20% rebate on marginal tax rates for super contributions would have no effect on the federal budget - ...
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