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Industry fund welcomes local politician to board
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 22 MAY 2018
... Government Super. Bringing more than 20 years' experience in financial services, McKeown has also been endorsed as the Labor party's candidate for Penrith at the 2019 state elections. She also serves as a director for Local Government NSW and ...
Chief economist update: Forget asking for a pay rise
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 18 MAY 2018
... very least, wages would remain stuck in the slow lane until the September quarter of this year. The government's (and Labor's) proposed tax cuts should help mitigate the weakness in household consumption as a result of the continued weakness ...
Chief economist update: All Ords rising
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 15 MAY 2018
... commodity prices. Both would be beneficial for Australia. Domestically, both the Coalition government and the opposition Labor Party have promised tax cuts for us, Australians, all. Aside from the fact that no one in their right mind would complain about ...
Chief economist update: We're headed for surplus (if assumptions hold)
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 MAY 2018
... to know about this year's Budget...even those questions you're afraid to ask. The overall picture is that aside from the Labor Party (I think the Greens too), most saw the Budget and liked what they see. Why wouldn't we? Tax cuts for businesses and the ...
Labor responds to 'unfair' Budget
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
The Labor Party said pensioners and working Australians will be most disadvantaged by this year's Budget proposals. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said the Liberal Government's budget is "unfair" and favours big business. In a series of Tweets, Shorten ...
Six associations form new alliance
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
Several highly-regarded associations have joined forces in a bid to improve the retirement system, and unify against Labor's proposal to disallow refunds of excess franking credits for retirees and shareholders. The Alliance for a Fairer Retirement ...
Government targeted for delaying Royal Commission
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 20 APR 2018
... the Royal Commission was targeted by social media this week. Perhaps unsurprisingly, much of the criticism was leveled by Labor and Greens politicians - although the former Deputy Prime Minister also expressed his regret for opposing it. In the past ...
Global firms build hedge fund cash service
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 APR 2018
... with the new tool. "Cash Optimization is a significant step for investment managers looking to automate what has been a labor-intensive process of managing cash balances, liquidity investments and payments among a complex network of counterparties," ...
Increasing SG is not the answer: O'Dwyer
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 5 APR 2018
Federal Revenue and Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer has rebuffed the Labor Party's push to raise the superannuation guarantee (SG), pointing out several reasons why this is not the only answer to help boost retirement savings. O'Dwyer told ...
Industry welcomes pensioners' dividend tax policy exemption: Poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 3 APR 2018
The Labor Party's move to protect aged pensioners from its proposed excess dividend imputation credit reform is welcomed by the majority of the industry, Financial Standard's latest spot poll shows. Prior to shadow treasurer Chris Bowen announcing pensioners ...
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