Chief economist update: Australians not confident enoughBY BENJAMIN ONG | THURSDAY, 13 FEB 2020 10:54AM
Latest surveys show an improvement in Australian consumer and business confidence despite concerns over the impact of bushfires, floods and the coronavirus. However, greater analysis reveals a different story.Read more: NAB, ASX, CoreLogic, Philip Lowe, Reserve Bank of Australia
APRA has asked superannuation funds to submit their in-house modelling on the magnitude of impact they are expecting from the Federal Government's special allowance for early release from superannuation.
Zenith Investment Partners wants to reverse out of its planned $12 million purchase of Chant West's superannuation business, saying the latter has been materially affected since February, but Chant West is digging its heels in.
The $10 billion industry superannuation fund has issued a notice to members detailing changes to investment fees, admin fees, insurance premiums and investment objectives.
New research has revealed the 22 ASX 300 companies - many of which super funds have exposure to - that are polluters and haven't performed well this year.
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