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Back-off super: FSC missive to Canberra
BEN COLLINS  |  THURSDAY, 7 FEB 2013
... changes and the Coalition must rule out abolishing the low income earners concession," Brogden said. Brogden, a former NSW Liberal Party leader, said that "If superannuation becomes a political issue no one wins." "There have been 10 substantial tax ...
Coalition wants fund governance changes: Fletcher
BEN COLLINS  |  TUESDAY, 5 FEB 2013
Paul Fletcher, the Liberal Party member for Bradfiled who sits on the Parliamentary Joint Committee on corporations and financial services, has voiced the Federal Opposition's concerns about superannuation fund governance. Speaking yesterday in Melbourne ...
Insto's ignoring climate change
BEN COLLINS  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 DEC 2012
... the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) and Shartru Capital. Through AOPD Hewson, a former leader of the Australian Liberal Party and Reserve Bank economist wants to name the investment institutions -including superannuation and pension funds - that ...
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BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 23 NOV 2012
... December. Expectations are that Noda san's Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) would lose to the main opposition party - the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) headed by Shinzo Abe - at the December polls. The uncertainty over yet another change in Prime Minister ...
Markets await promising China leadership change
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 8 NOV 2012
... be positive for investments." Where previous administrations have restricted reform, the world is anticipating a more liberal approach from the new regime. "Certainly the new leadership realises the importance of structural changes to maintain longer ...
Future Fund 'under-resourced' on climate risks
MARK STORY  |  FRIDAY, 19 OCT 2012
... suffered "resource constraints." Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) Chair Dr John Hewson and former leader of the Liberal Party said: "It is quite extra-ordinary that Australia's largest fund which will have to supply pension liabilities over the ...
ACT prohibits guns & smokes
ALEX DUNNIN  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2012
... than negative screening, he said. The minority Labor government in the ACT means the Greens will need the support of the Liberal Party for these extended provisions to pass the ACT's unicameral parliament. The anti-tobacco investment restrictions have ...
No roadblocks to success: Cormann
BEN COLLINS  |  FRIDAY, 3 AUG 2012
... regulatory stability, which would enable financial services providers to get on with growing their businesses," he said. A Liberal government would not be a "roadblock to success" and would consult more widely with the industry to ensure that regulatory ...
Lonsec: Australian equity markets ready to rebound
LINDA HAUSKEN  |  THURSDAY, 3 MAY 2012
... the Australian economy with an improving global growth outlook, particularly in the US and Asia but also Germany, and Liberal/National governments transitioning back to each State and most probably federally by 2013, the economic and earnings outlook ...
FIRST Super invites Tony Abbott to board meeting
CLAIRE MCGREAL  |  TUESDAY, 20 MAR 2012
... members". The fund's co-chair and employer representative Alan Stewart is hoping for "constructive dialogue" with the Liberal MP. "Our Board would like to share how employer and employee nominated directors work together, to build the retirement savings ...
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