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Frydenberg takes RC super advice
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 31 JAN 2020
The federal government has released a tranche of draft legislation implementing much of the recommendations of the Royal Commission, including banning directors of RSEs to hold any other roles and prohibiting trustees from charging advice fees in MySuper ...
Aussie stocks burnt in blaze
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 23 JAN 2020
... the surplus can be maintained". "Further, under the Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements, the Federal Government covers 50-75% of the recovery costs incurred by the States above given thresholds meaning the total cost is largely out of the ...
Chief economist update: More from Morrison
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 21 JAN 2020
... reads. The piece continues: "Building on the disaster recovery grants put in place by state governments, the federal government will also provide top-up grants to eligible small businesses and non-profit organisations." "This program is uncapped and ...
Chief economist update: Missing the burning forests for the surplus tree
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 7 JAN 2020
... as The Fifth Estate wrote in November 2019, the "return to surplus" is partly due to reduced spending. "The federal government also came under fire for cutting funding to disaster response agencies. This has not been confirmed by examining the Commonwealth ...
Chief economist update: Australia burns
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 6 JAN 2020
... smoky clouds is that the fires have spurred the Morrison government to act. According to The Australian : "The federal government will spend hundreds of millions of dollars on the reconstruction of fire-ravaged bridges, roads, critical infrastructure ...
Use 401k to pay student debts: US senator
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 6 DEC 2019
... the education expenses of a spouse or dependent from their retirement savings. "Instead of empowering the federal government to increase its involvement in education, which will only raise costs even higher and further lower the value of our dollars ...
Actuaries develop retiree rule of thumb
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 7 NOV 2019
... generally risk averse, to work out how much of their savings they should live off at any point in time. "The federal government has encouraged the industry to develop better products to help ensure retirees don't outlive their spending. But that's still ...
The cost of mental illness
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 4 NOV 2019
... SuperFriend, said the report highlights many ways workplaces can support better mental health for employees. "The Federal Government launched the enquiry into mental health to look at really broadly areas outside health that could help Australia and ...
Government moves to expand design, distribution laws
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 13 SEP 2019
Consultation is open for exposure draft regulations extending the Federal government's design and distribution obligations. The government has released updated design and distribution obligations, which now extend to investor directed portfolio services ...
Cashwerkz chief steps down, trustee business to be spun off
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 12 SEP 2019
... enquiry about the timing of the de-merger, saying: "The post-Hayne Report regulatory recommendations from the Federal Government has both escalated reforms in the managed funds and superannuation sectors and our timeline to leverage the benefits of the ...
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