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Australian expats pension protected

DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 12 JAN 2016
... expected to save about $10 million annually for Australian businesses operating in the south Asian country. The social security agreement came in to force this month and is reported to make retirement easier for residents in both countries. Federal Minister ...

PROFILE: SuperBPO chief executive Michael Houlihan

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 23 OCT 2015
... was often responsible for running personal development days for financial advisers on superannuation law, tax, social security "and all those fun things." Being among the superannuation industry since it began to evolve in the late 1980s and early 1990s ...

Ipac head of technical services joins Perpetual

LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2015
... advice across tax, superannuation, insurance, succession planning, aged care, asset protection, estate planning and social security legislation. Lewis will report to Perpetual Private general manager of advice delivery Marion Enander. "The Strategic ...

Trillion dollar super industry attractive to organised criminals

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 1 JUN 2015
... the system by organised crime - and associated losses through fraud - would result in more people relying on the social security system in their retirement. "With the Australian tax base supported by a lower proportion of workers compared with retirees ...

ALP outlines superannuation tax policy

ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 APR 2015
... retirement policy which should include all the parts which make up the whole picture: super, the age pension, social security, housing and aged care systems. All of these need to be sustainable and considered holistically, not in isolation," Loane said. ...

New ASFA course focuses on post-retirement

STAFF WRITER  |  MONDAY, 16 MAR 2015
... needs and key risks in retirement, as well as the development and delivery of income streams, retirement planning, social security payments, aged care and estate planning. It is aimed at administrators and contact centre staff working for the funds and ...

Challenger negotiates Care Annuity compromise

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 18 DEC 2014
... expected when they bought their Care Annuities. "We agree with the DSS that the reliability and consistency of the social security and aged care systems has been assured through working together on this issue." Challenger suspended sales of the product ...

Government explains Challenger annuity mix-up

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  TUESDAY, 2 DEC 2014
... valuable, will only apply going forward, and will not result in existing holders of the annuity having to repay social security debt. A spokesperson for the DSS told Financial Standard: "The Department of Social Services has reviewed the product and ...

Challenger Care Annuity sales suspended

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 28 NOV 2014
... of its Care Annuity product and will pursue legal avenues after the government announced it would reassess the social security treatment of investors in the annuity. The Department of Social Services (DSS) informed Challenger that the Care Annuity, which ...

AMP to enter Chinese pension market

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 31 OCT 2014
... growth for China Life Group's business development strategy and provide a significant contribution to the Chinese social security system."