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AustralianSuper pays out $320m
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
AustralianSuper has already paid out close to $320 million to members under the early release scheme as it readies to release a further $330 million. The super fund said it has received requests from about 85,000 members so far, representing about $650 ...
Westpac flags $2.2bn impairment
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
The big four bank has flagged its 1H20 results will likely include an impairment charge of more than $2.2 billion - more than half of which is attributed to COVID-19. Announcing the expected charge this morning, Westpac said the $2.238 billion impairment ...
Former CFS executive joins platform
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 27 APR 2020
The former head of Wrap at Colonial First State has joined an ASX-listed platform provider. Powerwrap has confirmed the appointment of Sue Wallace as special projects lead on a contract basis. Wallace joined the platform last month, coming from CFS ...
Pay cuts, dividend slashed as NAB raises capital
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 27 APR 2020
The big bank has entered a trading halt as it looks to raise $3.5 billion to sustain the business throughout the COVID-19 downturn which has so far seen the interim dividend more than halved and the NAB leadership team take pay cuts. Releasing its 1H ...
Industry fund redeploys executives
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 23 APR 2020
An industry superannuation fund has shuffled the roles of two of its senior management, elevating one to its executive line-up. Christian Super has moved its chief member officer Nathan Buttigieg into the role of chief - operations and product. As of ...
IOOF joins FEW corporate partner lineup
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 23 APR 2020
At a time when many organisations are limiting discretionary spending, IOOF is doing the opposite - signing on as the latest corporate partner to Financial Executive Women to provide staff with ongoing educational and professional support. IOOF has ...
Global investment firm adds chair
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 APR 2020
A global multi-asset manager has appointed an industry veteran as its new chair, the head of its local operations has confirmed. Chair and former co-chief executive of Standard Life Aberdeen Martin Gilbert has been named chair of Toscafund Asset Management. ...
GAM cuts jobs, reviews pay
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 APR 2020
GAM Investments has announced it is accelerating its efficiency program, confirming it has completed a round of voluntary redundancies while another is ongoing. It is also reviewing remuneration arrangements across the group. Earlier this year GAM announced ...
ASIC provides relief around early super access advice
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 14 APR 2020
ASIC has announced three temporary measures to assist the industry with providing affordable and timely advice during the COVID-19 crisis. It has also confirmed it is delaying its work on grandfathered conflicted remuneration and life insurance advice. ...
AustralianSuper increases premiums
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 9 APR 2020
Australia's largest superannuation fund is bumping up insurance premiums from May 30, less than a year on from the last increase . In a communication sent to members, AustralianSuper said the annual review of the fund's insurance offer was conducted ...
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