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Govt loses, then wins vote on super legislation
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 16 MAY 2013
... on certain boards was no longer appropriate in the 21st Century," Cormann said. "We are disappointed that Bill Shorten and the Labor Party continued to resist our efforts to achieve this important reform to improve superannuation in the ...
Enshrinement of "financial planner" closer to becoming law
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 16 MAY 2013
... planner" under law for the protection of consumers. The Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten released legislation for enshrinement in November 2012 and in March this year, government introduced legislation for ...
SPAA gives support to Council of Super Custodians
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  MONDAY, 13 MAY 2013
... government's move to set up a Council of Super Custodians. Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten announced the creation of a Charter Group last week. The group will seek input on the establishment of a Council of Super ...
No need for more super bureaucracy: Cormann
LAURA MILLAN  |  FRIDAY, 10 MAY 2013
... Government on the Charter's discussion paper. Yesterday the Minister of Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten announced plans to create a Charter of Superannuation Adequacy and Sustainability by establishing a Charter Group. Deputy ...
Exchange-traded government bonds to trade on ASX
ALICE URIBE  |  THURSDAY, 9 MAY 2013
... for retail investor participation," Deputy Prime Minister Wayne Swan and Minister for Financial Services Bill Shorten said in a statement. The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) has made technical and commercial arrangements ...
MySuper draft regs released for consultation
ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 MAY 2013
... super products based on easy to understand information," Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten said. "The draft regulations represent the final stage of the government's MySuper reforms and are aimed at improving ...
APX given green light
MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 30 APR 2013
... integrity and operating rules and compensation arrangements, Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Bill Shorten and the Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Bernie Ripoll announced yesterday. These changes will permit the APX to ...
SPAA approves government's response to Trio reports
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 30 APR 2013
... more importantly poor financial products." On Friday, the Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Bill Shorten, responded to the two reports by saying the Government accepted "the vast majority of their recommendations". The ...
Opposition and VOFF criticise response to Trio report
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 29 APR 2013
... to the reports was "very disappointing." Cormann accused the Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten of having a "lack of urgency" regarding the response and reminded the minister that the Joint Committee delivered its ...
Abbott super cut to affect low income Australians: Shorten
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 22 APR 2013
... to cut the Low Income Superannuation Contribution (LISC), minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Bill Shorten said. According to figures Shorten released today, shop assistants, waiters, bartenders and cleaners will be the hardest ...
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