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Beige Book report delivers known knowns

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 19 OCT 2017
... difficulty finding qualified workers, particularly in construction, transportation, skilled manufacturing, and some health care and service positions. These shortages were also restraining business growth." "Despite widespread labor tightness, the majority ...

Fidelity portfolio manager steps down

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 13 OCT 2017
... (FAFS) Global Alpha team-based strategy in 2014." "As part of her role, she covered a range of sectors, including health care and TMT. Her successful contribution on this product was recognised and she was subsequently chosen as a Portfolio Manager on ...

Pre-retirees risk significant shortfalls: MLC

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  TUESDAY, 29 AUG 2017
... comfortable standard of living in retirement," ASFA chief executive Martin Fahy warned. "In particular, retirees with health care needs are facing significant increases in costs. The costs of electricity and gas and of council and water rates remain ...

Industry super fund expands impact investment strategy

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  MONDAY, 21 AUG 2017
... committed an additional $50 million to funding innovative solutions in financial inclusion, renewable energy, and health care, among others. According to Responsible Investment Association Australasia and Impact Investing Australia, globally impact investing ...

Obamacare one, Trump nil

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 27 MAR 2017
... it's going to be an experience that leads to an even better healthcare plan." - Remarks by President Trump on the Health Care Bill. Yes Virginia, US President Donald Trump learned a lot last week. The unfolding events did, however, strengthen the credibility ...

Technological advancement puts infrastructure at risk: KPMG

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  TUESDAY, 17 JAN 2017
... new technologies, including the arrival of "personal service robots" which they say will create mass impact on the health care, elderly care and banking sectors. In response, KPMG expects that infrastructure owners and operators will start focusing on ...

Future of advice is bionic, not robo

KERRIE SYDEE  |  THURSDAY, 24 NOV 2016
... win-win for everyone," Chun said. "If you're able to have a world where the financial planner is focused of aged care, health care, the health insurance premiums, if your clients are mentally much more confident their health will be much more positive. ...

Australian private equity driving M&A

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 17 NOV 2016
... private equity interest, with Affinity Equity Partners' purchase of the MedicalDirector software business from Primary Health Care amounting to $155 million and healthy investment from CHAMP Equity in Containerchain. The firm believes the strength of ...

Advisers unsure on super contributions

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 4 NOV 2016
... there is a silver lining. If there are changes to your client's pension, they will likely be eligible for a low income health care card, and if they're of retirement age, they will receive the Commonwealth senior's health card." Ashenden said advisers ...

NSW Medical Devices Fund grants $8.6m

MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 14 OCT 2016
... Skinner said: "This year's winners offer a range of pioneering devices with the potential to transform the delivery of health care and deliver life-saving benefits for patients," she said. The NSW Government set up the Medical Devices Fund in 2012 to ...