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Retirement spending declines faster than believed: Research
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 1 MAY 2018
... is drastically higher than the 7.8% drop previously estimated by the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA). "The faster-than-expected drop-off in spending casts doubt on some common rules of thumb, such as aiming to save ...
Women less prepared for retirement: BTFG
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 30 APR 2018
... crucial for their financial future. BT further outlined the problem, citing Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) findings which demonstrate the retirement savings of women are about 40% less than those of men. Recently speaking ...
Super industry wants tougher insurance code
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 19 MAR 2018
... and permanent disability premiums, albeit for balances less than $6000. Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy is pleased with the code's progress but is cognisant of polarising feedback: 'It's not as far ...
Successful implementation of super code critical
STEPHEN FAY AND JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 15 MAR 2018
... monitoring market pressure will prove sufficient to drive results. Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy also expressed confidence in adoption of the code leading to better outcomes for members. Fahy ...
Labor's imputation credit reform cops industry backlash
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 MAR 2018
... towards investments which can provide increased yield," he said. The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) said removing the refunds would significantly impact low-income retirees. "Constant tinkering with the settings ...
Time to move beyond "cheap and generic" retirement products: Milliman
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 MAR 2018
... a very different amount to a retiree in Blacktown." He noted that while the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia positions its "comfortable" Retirement Standard at $44,011 per annum for a single person aged around 65 and $60,457 for a ...
ASFA slams Grattan's super proposals
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 22 FEB 2018
The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) has slammed the Grattan Institute's key proposals to close the persistent gender gap in superannuation. Grattan Institute fellow Brendan Coates authored a white-paper that said ...
FSC calls for inquiry into gig economy and its impact on super
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 11 JAN 2018
... and increases the risk of underinsurance. A discussion paper released by the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia estimated there are about 100,000 workers in Australia who use web-based platforms to obtain work on a regular basis, or ...
FS has you covered in 2017
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 22 DEC 2017
... made their way to Sydney's International Convention Centre for the annual Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) Conference. Attendees heard from ASFA chair Michael Easson, who said the greatest threat to Australia's $2.5 ...
Link adds DB super fund to admin portfolio
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 7 DEC 2017
... in RBF's defined benefit funds. Speaking to Financial Standard at the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) Conference in Sydney, Link Group chief executive fund administration Suzanne Holden said the firm continues to ...
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