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Life insurers prepare for grilling
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
... major life insurance firms and advocacy bodies will face up to the scrutiny of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, with committee chair Tim Wilson committing to grilling insurers on revelations from the Royal Commission, as ...
Calls for super funds, government to collaborate on energy security
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 23 APR 2020
... since 2011. He authored three reports for NRMA, assisted with a 2015 senate enquiry and with a 2018 parliamentary joint committee. "We should be thinking about some of our superannuation funds investing in this, with government agreement for long-term ...
Challenger winds up boutique partnership
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 APR 2020
... Latigo co-founders David Ford and David Sabath joined Pretium as senior managing directors, members of the executive committee but remained the portfolio managers of Latigo's investment vehicles. In the March quarter, Challenger's life sales were up ...
APRA questioned on fund liquidity
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 APR 2020
The prudential regulator has been questioned over super fund liquidity concerns by the Senate Economics Committee. Senator Andrew Bragg issued a letter to APRA putting the regulator on notice to answer a number of questions related to super funds. "I ...
MLC Life executive joins AFCA
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 17 APR 2020
... a partner since 2013. She brings more than a decade of experience on the Law Council of Australia's Superannuation Committee to AFCA, including a stint as chair. AFCA chief executive and chief ombudsman David Locke said the appointments would add a wealth ...
Pension pots around the world during COVID-19
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 16 APR 2020
... Australia, with many funds defending their liquidity position. They were all served a letter by the Senate's standing committee on economics to provide details of their liquidity positions, including their unlisted assets and rental income. Pension funds ...
Ausbil promotes from within
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 APR 2020
... his role as head of equities research as he takes on the new position. He is a member of the portfolio construction committee with Ausbil executive chair and chief investment officer Paul Xiradis, John Grace and Gian Pandit. "We congratulate Nick on ...
Super funds probed on liquidity, rental assistance measures
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 6 APR 2020
Standing Committee on Economics chair Tim Wilson has written to superannuation funds seeking numbers on liquidity, unlisted assets and stimulus measures by April 29. In a letter sent to superannuation funds last Wednesday, Wilson has asked funds to ...
Count Financial bolsters leadership team
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 6 APR 2020
... he worked for KPMG in London and Price Waterhouse. During his career, Creswell sat on the FPA Professional Conduct Committee, was a member of the Financial Planning Advisory Committee to the board of the Financial Ombudsman service, and also served as ...
Not buy time yet: Lonsec
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... accounts have about $600 million in assets under management and are used by advisers and advice groups. An investment committee composed of senior Lonsec research staff, consultants, and external committee decide the overall investment strategy, the ...
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