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Pension lessons from around the world
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 15 NOV 2018
... opted against "politically unacceptable" compulsion and is proving all the better for it. Addressing delegates at the 2018 ASFA Conference, NEST chief executive Helen Dean said compulsion is intellectually attractive but could potentially prove problematic ...
Government amends key super reforms
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 NOV 2018
... insurance changes to ensure coverage for Australians working in dangerous occupations. Addressing delegates at the 2018 ASFA Conference, Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert said the exception will apply to new members under the age of 25 or with an active ...
We must do better: ASFA
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 NOV 2018
... quest and Australia's superannuation industry must do better to ensure positive outcomes for members. Opening the 2018 ASFA conference in Adelaide this morning, ASFA chair Michael Easson didn't shy away from the criticism of the Royal Commission. ...
Grattan says Aussies retiring comfortably, ISA responds
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 NOV 2018
Australians are retiring with more than enough, according to new research from Grattan Institute but ISA and ASFA don't agree. Grattan Institute modelling found that most workers can expect retirement income of at least 91% of their pre-retirement ...
Superannuation must catch up to gig economy
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 OCT 2018
... adequacy headaches for Australia's retirement savings. It's an issue the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) has raised on multiple occasions. "We know we are leaving some people behind in the current system, whether that's women ...
Super funds react to market sell off
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 29 OCT 2018
... experienced from much of the past decade," the fund said. Think carefully before switching to more conservative options: ASFA Expected long-term returns for Australian super funds is around 7% which is well above the inflation rate despite the monthly ...
QSuper hunts for new CIO
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 5 OCT 2018
... with Towers Perrin and Davey and Associates. He was also a director of the Association of Superannuation Funds Australia (ASFA) from 2011 to 2017 Holzberger commented: "It has been a privilege to work with the investment team, board and other executives ...
Super funds call for grandfathering ban
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 27 SEP 2018
... also facilitate superannuation businesses transferring members to more modern products, in their best interests," it said. ASFA said it supports members being able to pay personal advice fees from their superannuation fund balance subject to the sole ...
FPA appoints former ASFA adviser
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 20 SEP 2018
... association's professional practices program. Joining the FPA in this position is Ken Whitton. Most recently Whitton was ASFA's senior policy adviser where he developed and advocated public policy positons, promoted industry best practice and assisted ...
Industry fund names member services lead
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 14 SEP 2018
... industry fund, Scott was a senior training and development specialist at the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA). She has also held roles with Multiforte Financial Services, Link and Russell Investments. Succeeding Scott as national ...
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