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MySuper spurred innovation and chased down fees
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 8 AUG 2014
MySuper has been an overwhelming success, Rainmaker executive director of research Alex Dunnin has concluded, 12 months after the products went online. "Has MySuper worked? Absolutely," Dunnin said at a concurrent session designed to analyse the impact ...
Budget presents huge opportunity for wealth industry
MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 MAY 2014
... providers devise ways to help fund people those additional years, according to Rainmaker Information director of research Alex Dunnin. "When you change the pension age to 70 - admittedly in two decades time - you're telling people that their superannuation ...
StatewideSuper withdrawn from SelectingSuper assessment
STAFF WRITER  |  THURSDAY, 13 JUN 2013
... assessed as AAA. SelectingSuper is part of the Rainmaker financial services information group. Research director, Alex Dunnin, said the withdrawal of the quality assessment is due to Statewide Super no longer disclosing information to the Rainmaker group ...
Yuan to float free, in our dreams
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 MAY 2013
... just as the sinking yen's boosting that of the land of the rising sun. While we're on exchange rate subject, Mr. Alex Dunnin -- my dear colleague and director of research & editorial and Canberra bureau chief of the Rainmaker Group - passed on an email ...
Anxiety over 'all-things super' takes toll on MySuper uptake
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 15 FEB 2013
... applications for a MySuper license, 40% down on its original estimate of around 250. Rainmaker director of research Alex Dunnin believes that a lack of confidence in the superannuation system, particularly in terms of regulatory certainty, could be behind ...
Fewer asset consultants dominate super fund space
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 8 FEB 2013
... use them in conjunction with their own internal and other external advisers," said Rainmaker director of research Alex Dunnin. The data show that while 77% of the total number of not-for-profit funds use a single asset consultant, among the 10 largest ...
Super funds post stellar returns - AREITs on top
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 1 FEB 2013
... reinforcing how negative news on superannuation is continuing to turn around," commented Rainmaker head of research Alex Dunnin. The average super fund has an annualised three-year return of 4.8% and 10-year returns stand at 6.4% per annum. The five-year ...
Energy Super tops extra benefits table
MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 JAN 2013
... improve their services to meet the growing expectations of their members," commented Rainmaker director of research Alex Dunnin. While the primary task of a super fund is to enable members to retire with the maximum income possible, the value of offering ...
SMSF popularity belies fickle performance
MARK SMITH  |  MONDAY, 14 JAN 2013
... other segments of the superannuation market. However, given that there are so many SMSFs, Rainmaker head of research Alex Dunnin notes that statistically there should be many tens of thousands of SMSFs that underperform and a corresponding amount that ...
Investment managers pocket $6.2 billion in super fees
BEN COLLINS  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 OCT 2012
... funds, the reality is these costs make up only a small portion of the fees Australians pay their super funds," said Alex Dunnin, director of research at Rainmaker Information. Dunnin was referring to a recent industry push for remuneration disclosure. ...
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