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Aware Super rejigs MySuper option

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 26 FEB 2021
... birthday, as per current asset allocation levels. Aware Super group executive, member growth Peter Chun told Financial Standard that, historically, Aware has used a much more simplistic approach but now it wants to create a smoother path in de-risking ...

ACCC merger reforms may impact super industry

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 26 FEB 2021
... the forward-looking merger test has become a reason for clearing mergers." An ACCC spokesperson confirmed to Financial Standard that not only does the ACCC have the power to prevent mergers in the superannuation sector, but it can do so even if super ...

Remains of Melissa Caddick found

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 26 FEB 2021
... registered or qualified, and was providing financial services without an AFSL. A spokesperson for ASIC told Financial Standard that despite today's announcement that remains have been identified, its investigation into Caddick and her company will continue. ...

IOOF to spend big on BOLR

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 25 FEB 2021
... combination of self-employed and employee, so it's a hybrid model," IOOF chief executive Renato Mota told Financial Standard . "We are moving that model to a very much fully-employed model. As a part of that, we think there might be some Buyer of ...

Vanguard to launch retirement income tool

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 23 FEB 2021
... practical application of our total returns approach to retirement income." A Vanguard spokesperson confirmed to Financial Standard that the tool is set to launch in the coming weeks. "The new digital tool will be an innovative way for advisers to work ...

Woodside results vindicate divestment argument: Activists

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 19 FEB 2021
... to 1.5C or well below 2C above pre-industrial levels." Market Forces executive director Julien Vincent told Financial Standard Woodside's results aren't a surprise, but they should still be food for thought for Australian super funds invested ...

Big super locking Aussies out of homes: Wilson

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 19 FEB 2021
... That's why it should be home first, super second." Industry Super Australia chief executive Bernie Dean told Financial Standard the comments are ill-informed. "The scary thing about Mr Wilson's hare-brained scheme to stop super funds investing ...

MTAA Super increases premiums amid merger

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 18 FEB 2021
... of 27 and 55 saw the cost per week of their cover increase from $7.47 to $9.06. A spokesperson for MTAA told Financial Standard that some of the changes would have occurred even without the merger going through, as the fund was looking to remove cross-subsidisation ...

AFCA chair under fire

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 18 FEB 2021
... of $120 million and EBITDA down 99% to $4.4 million. Crown did not declare an interim dividend. Speaking to Financial Standard , Alphinity portfolio manager Bruce Smith said he isn't sure how Coonan sailed through the NSW inquiry into Crown - which ...

Limited advice overdue for disruption

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 18 FEB 2021
... InPayTech chief innovation officer Brad Riley, pointing to the payment services firm's analytics. Riley told Financial Standard that the industry tends to overlook seasonal events or milestones in members' lives such as transitioning jobs, starting ...