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Super fighting a war on three fronts: KPMG

HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... sector is fighting a war on three different fronts, as the economic fallout of COVID-19 continues to bite. New analysis from KPMG shows superannuation trustees are facing three competing sets of problems as they deal with the unprecedented challenges ...

How PYS changes caused 34% premium hikes

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 2 APR 2020
... longer have cover, could be catastrophically impacted by the change. " In 2018, shortly after PYS changes were legislated, KPMG predicted that the new laws would have an adverse impact on insurance premium. KPMG director, actuarial and financial risk ...

Australia narrowly avoids 0.9% GDP blow: KPMG

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 16 MAR 2020
... hadn't been for the government's $17.6 billion economic stimulus package, according to research released today by KPMG. The 0.9% near miss would amount to a $17 billion loss by the end of 2020, which would partially rebound by $12 billion over ...

Life insurers are doing their best: FSC

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 12 MAR 2020
... ASIC acknowledged that the Life Insurance Code of Practice had resulted in improvements in the industry. "In addition, FSC/KPMG data shows that life insurers decide the overwhelming majority of claims in favour of customers: 92% of all claims assessed ...

Sargon lender sends in voluntary administrators

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 10 MAR 2020
... officer roles for some companies. Hayes has 30 years of experience and founded Wexted after working for about 13 years each at KPMG Australia and McGrathNicol. He worked on Dick Smith Electronics' high-profile bankruptcy, where he was the administrator ...

Actuaries Institute appoints 2020 president

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 9 MAR 2020
... appointed a new president for 2020, with eyes set on giving young actuaries a voice. Hoa Bui, currently also a director at KPMG Actuarial and partner-in-charge of actuarial and financial risk at KPMG Australia, has nabbed the role. During her term, Bui ...

HUB24 appoints interim chief financial officer

ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 5 MAR 2020
... asset management expanded and the boutique aggregator strategy was consolidated. She also previously worked as a partner at KPMG and PwC. Last will remain in the role until a permanent chief financial officer is appointed, for which HUB24 says, an extensive ...

FICAP 2020 weeks away

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 5 MAR 2020
... Bennelong BlackRock BT Capital Group Fidelity First Sentier Investors Franklin Templeton Investments GQG Partners GSFM HUB24 KPMG Lazard Legg Mason Lonsec Macquarie Magellan Man Investments Montgomery Investments Morningstar Nikko NMG Consulting Partners ...

Challenger recruits Generation Life co-chiefs

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 28 FEB 2020
... worked at CBA as executive managers in the wealth management division, focused on strategy and planning. Foster is a former KPMG management consultant while van der Veen worked at BT, including as the head of product for BT Super for Life. They resigned ...

Long-time IOOF director steps down

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 FEB 2020
... boards". IOOF confirmed Michelle Somerville has assumed Harvey's role as chair of the board audit committee, with the former KPMG partner a logical successor given her deep accounting knowledge, according to IOOF. "Ms Harvey has served the company and ...