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APRA quashes super liquidity concerns
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020
... decision to allow Australians early access to their superannuation. Appearing alongside ASIC before the Senate Select Committee on COVID-19 on Thursday, APRA revealed superannuation funds haven't had any serious liquidity issues as a result of the Early ...
APRA urged to probe industry funds
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAY 2020
... super funds and related conflicts of interest. Wilson, who chairs the House of Representatives' Standing Economics Committee, referenced a report from research and ratings house Lonsec on industry fund Hostplus in his letter sent yesterday. Lonsec's ...
First Sentier rejigs executive lineup
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 25 MAY 2020
... responsibilities, apart from distribution which will go to Moore. Clausen, Moore and Turpin will join First Sentier's executive committee alongside chief executive Mark Steinberg, deputy chief executive Yutaka Kawakami and chief legal and risk officer ...
Litigation funders will need AFSLs
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2020
... funder, the merged Omni Bridgeway and IMF Bentham supported the call for regulation last week as the parliamentary joint committee inquiry into class actions and litigation funding got underway. "As the pioneer of litigation funding in Australia, Omni ...
ISA questioned over political donations
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 15 MAY 2020
... the lobby group does not make political donations. During an urgent hearing of the House of Representatives standing committee on economics, Dean was questioned by Tim Wilson over whether political donations made by ISA or its member funds could possibly ...
Few funds immune to ERS
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 14 MAY 2020
... is in line with what Industry Super Australia chief executive Bernie Dean told the House of Representatives standing committee on economics about low balance members accessing early release. Dean said ISA research had found about 5% of early release ...
ME Bank pays industry funds no dividends
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 14 MAY 2020
... industry funds that own it has come under fire. At an urgent hearing of the House of Representatives economics standing committee chair Tim Wilson questioned ME Bank chief executive James McPhee. At issue was whether the bank has ever paid dividends ...
Industry funds revise ERS modelling
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 MAY 2020
... the impact of the ERS initiative on retirement balances of super fund members, a response to a Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services question on notice reveals. ASIC was asked by Liberal Senator and Committee chair James ...
ISA, ME Bank issued please explain
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 11 MAY 2020
Industry Super Australia and ME Bank will front the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics on Thursday for an urgent hearing. The call for explanations from the bank and ISA comes following news that ME Bank, which is owned by 26 industry ...
Frontline worker death nominations spike
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAY 2020
... frontline workers have done over the past months," Cameron said. The data comes after the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics heard the COVID-19 pandemic has driven Australians to ask their life insurers about whether their policies ...
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