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Creative products will meet aged consumers' needs: Asteron

ALEX DUNNIN  |  TUESDAY, 3 JUL 2007
... population has been predicted by economists and sociologists, and has the potential to seriously impact on Australia's social security, retirement planning and policy frameworks," said Louise Biti, Asteron's head of technical services. Trying to get ...

Chilean pension system faces reform

ALEX DUNNIN  |  THURSDAY, 31 MAY 2007
... of strengthening the current system, introducing better integration between the accumulation savings regime and social security, and encourage voluntary top-up savings. More taxation incentives and less restrictive investment limitations will also be ...

Manage your retirement: Greenspan

CHRIS NICHOLLS  |  FRIDAY, 27 APR 2007
Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Dr Alan Greenspan said US Government social security and Medicare liabilities would be hard to meet and baby boomers worldwide needed to be more active in their retirement preparations. Dr Greenspan was the keynote ...

Identity data costs less than $20

... a variety of personal information types including bank account numbers, credit card numbers, date of birth and Social Security Number. Symantec noted that the low price suggests that the ID fraudsters are selling this information in bulk, which underscores ...

Demography is destiny: IGR

ALEX DUNNIN  |  TUESDAY, 3 APR 2007
... labour productivity through better job flexibility and encouraging more integration of the superannuation and social security systems. "In blunt terms that means fewer people of working age in proportion to those of retirement age& means that real GDP ...

Government lifts deeming rates

ALEX DUNNIN  |  MONDAY, 19 MAR 2007
... from 5 per cent to 5.5 per cent effective from 20 March 2007. The deeming rates are used to assess income for social security pension and allowance purposes from financial investments such as bank accounts, term deposits, shares and securities. Lower ...

T.Rowe Price wins Chinese govt fund mandate

T. Rowe Price Global Investment Services has won a US equity mandate from the National Council for Social Security Fund (SSF) of China, one of only 10 non-Chinese investment managers selected by the US$25 billion-plus pension fund. The SSF, similar ...

Reverse mortgages better than starvation

ALEX DUNNIN  |  FRIDAY, 3 NOV 2006
... Mariner won't sell a reverse mortgage to anyone unless they have had financial advice. "We do that because of the social security, tax and estate planning issues."

Compliance gets interactive: Vignette

... and for the banks on fraud detection." From banks to government bodies, Vignette is also instrumental to the way social security provider Centrelink is managing the volume of transactions it deals with daily. Pullen said, "One of the interesting things ...

Daily economic round-up

PETER BELL  |  FRIDAY, 29 SEP 2006
... detention of Shanghai powerbroker Chen Luangyu in relation to an investigation of a multi-million dollar loss on social security has marked a another milestone in the fight against the growing problem of corruption facing the Chinese economy. A month ...