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Barefoot Investor boosts Rest indexed options demand
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAR 2019
Rest is seeing an uptake to its recently launched low-cost indexed options thanks to the Barefoot Investor. Rest chief executive Vicki Doyle says since launching three indexed options last December, the influence of Barefoot Investor Scott Pape in simplifying ...
Qantas Super urges women take control of super
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 15 MAR 2019
... different chapters of their working lives." In response to the results, the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) said action is needed to improve women's retirement outcomes and confidence in their ability to retire comfortably. ASFA ...
Former ASFA chair sees new EQT role
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
Equity Trustees is welcoming a new deputy chair, moving a former Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chair alongside current EQT chairman Jeff Kennett. Jim Minto has been appointed as deputy chair of Equity Trustees. It is a move set to ...
Government carves out super deal
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 FEB 2019
... their retirement savings. Commenting on the Senate's amendments to the bill, the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia said the originally proposed carve out of young people from group insurance would have had an impact on people in high-risk ...
Conflicts of interest recommendation falls short
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 4 FEB 2019
... conflicts of interest and remuneration settings will result in problems re-emerging. Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy said the proposed reforms amount to a strengthening of conflicts management and regulatory ...
Former TAL chief appointed at Swiss Re
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 31 JAN 2019
... Insurance in Superannuation Working Group and was the interim chief executive of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia for four months in 2016. Broadbent was recently recognised in the Australia Day honours list , among several other financial ...
Superannuation reforms splits opinion: Spot poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 14 JAN 2019
... best-in-show shortlist of MySuper products that incited some industry backlash. The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy said the top 10 list has the potential to create an oligopoly in default super and reduce ...
Grandfathered commissions: Where to from here?
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 DEC 2018
... there are no conflicts for advisers." In a submission to the Royal Commission , Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia said it supports the introduction of a termination or sunset date for grandfathered commissions that would allow for a transition ...
Markets could delay retirement plans
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 17 DEC 2018
... be relying on government benefits for some time yet, given the fact that the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) estimates that an individual would need $545,000 and a couple $640,000 for a 'comfortable lifestyle," it said. "Given ...
New terms for early super access receives mixed reaction
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 NOV 2018
... super where there's a 42% difference in balances between men and women. The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia welcomed the move to extend the early release of superannuation to circumstances of domestic and family violence, as well ...
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