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New Bill bolsters retirement income

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 6 DEC 2018
... fair and appropriate means test outcomes for all pooled lifetime income stream products, Mercer said. Senior partner David Knox added the legislation paves the way forward to secure long-term retirement income. "Superannuation funds and financial services ...

Australian retirement system weakens

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 22 OCT 2018
... sustainability score may have been quite low and vice versa. Author of the study and senior partner at Mercer Australia, David Knox, said striking the right balance is of the utmost importance in creating a world class pension system. "It's a challenge ...

O'Dwyer names CIPR advisory group

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 19 FEB 2018
... she added. The nine experts comprising the advisory group are: -Nick Callil -Nerida Cole -Jeremy Cooper -Sally Evans -David Knox -Deborah Ralston -Nicolette Rubinsztein -Ruth Stringer -Ian Yates

Aussie super maintains good grades

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 23 OCT 2017
... benchmarked against 29 global counterparts. Still ranked as the third best pension system worldwide, Mercer senior partner David Knox said the slight slip was hardly doom and gloom for Australia. The nation's index value this year is 77.1, down from ...

Mercer launches LifetimePlus 2.0

ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 21 FEB 2017
... "These three design changes really improve the value proposition of LifetimePlus to the retiree," Mercer senior partner David Knox said. "Firstly, the revised investment strategy means that LifetimePlus provides great income from day one - irrespective ...

Super funds becoming retirement ready

ALEX DUNNIN  |  MONDAY, 14 NOV 2016
... benchmark an individual member's progress towards achieving their target retirement income. Mercer senior partner, David Knox, told the ASFA conference that the RRI should not replace investment performance surveys but make them more personable. He said ...

Pension systems and ageing populations at crossroads

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 24 OCT 2016
Mercer senior partner David Knox is warning increased pressure will be placed on global retirement systems if government policies do not adapt to ageing populations and declining birth rates. Knox fired the warning as the 2016 Melbourne Mercer Global ...

Mercer appoints commercialisation director

ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 6 OCT 2016
... Mercer's retirement income product, Mercer Lifetime Plus. In a recent Financial Standard interview, Mercer senior partner David Knox described how when the Lifetime Plus product was debuted to ASIC, "they'd never seen anything like it." "I think it's ...

PROFILE: Mercer senior partner David Knox

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 16 MAY 2016
... retirement ideas and products. Darren Snyder discovers what really drives industry veteran and Mercer senior partner David Knox. In the same year Kevin Rudd began his first term as Prime Minister, David Knox wrote a paper in conjunction with the Committee ...

Not enough super users: Mercer

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 18 MAR 2016
... system could further its reach, and Australian's could improve their voluntary contributions. Mercer senior partner David Knox told the Conference of Major Superannuation Funds yesterday that Australia's super coverage (68.5% of the workforce) is considerably ...