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MySuper returns negative
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... 3.9%. Rainmaker found that international equities held up the MySuper index last financial year, delivering 5.8%, Australian bonds delivered 4.3%, international bonds delivered 5.2% and cash delivered 0.7%. The best performing MySuper product last year ...
IOOF divests Australian Ethical
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
IOOF has sold its minority shareholding in Australian Ethical for $74.5 million. In an announcement to the ASX, IOOF said it has sold 14.2 million shares in Australian Ethical, reducing its stake to approximately 5.5 million shares. That reduces IOOF's ...
First company lists on Sydney Stock Exchange
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... doing and I'm delighted that we can support them, and the other companies getting ready to list, as part of a thriving Australian financial ecosystem." Sydney Stock Exchange offers a six-week listing process focused on Australian companies. The exchange ...
Chief executives cop pay cuts
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... ranking bosses have endured pay cuts as boards have reined in bonuses ahead of the COVID-19 pandemic according to the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI). ACSI's CEO Pay in ASX200 Companies research shows that fixed pay and bonuses ...
Chief economist update: Escape from Victoria
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... among others, and it's not hard to imagine that Victoria will have a problem greater than Houston. But just as Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison declared: "We're all Victorians now because we're all Australians". The country's ...
Super funds slapped over smoker premiums
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... premiums for smokers are notoriously higher for smokers than non-smokers. "Given the low prevalence of smoking among Australian adults, classifying members as 'smokers' for insurance offered through superannuation unless the member takes active ...
SG amnesty deadline nears
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 6 AUG 2020
The ATO this week has put Australian businesses on notice, as the amnesty allowing employers to disclose and reimburse previously unpaid superannuation - dating back to 1 July 1992 - fast approaches its closing date. To take up the amnesty, employers ...
ERS scheme referred to Auditor-General
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 6 AUG 2020
... letter, Jones took to Twitter to explain his decision to refer the matter to the Auditor-General. "I've asked the Australian National Audit Office to investigate the administration of the government's super access scheme which has been marred by fraud ...
Pershing convicted for client breaches
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 6 AUG 2020
... breaches are. "Client money obligations protect investors, bolster investor confidence and underpin the integrity of Australian financial markets. If licensees don't take them seriously, they risk criminal conviction. ASIC will continue to closely supervise ...
Vanguard funds downgraded by Morningstar
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 AUG 2020
... Index ($3.4 billion) was moved to silver. All four funds are multi-sector strategies that invest their assets across Australian equities, international equities, Australian fixed interest, international fixed interest and cash. In their most recent rating ...
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