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E&P Financial Group hit with class action

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 4 NOV 2021
... has taken Dixon and E&P Financial Group (EP1) to the Federal Court, and also named subsidiary Dixon Advisory and Superannuation Services in the lawsuit for their alleged involvement in providing bad advice to retail clients who invested in its ASX-listed ...

Australia Post Super Scheme cuts premiums by 10%

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 4 NOV 2021
Some members of Australia Post Super Scheme (APSS) will enjoy reduced insurance premiums as the fund makes several alterations. The $8 billion APSS informed members that there will be a few changes to investments, strategic asset allocations and group ...

Super advice gains traction: Research

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 NOV 2021
While two in five Australians believe financial advice is unaffordable, more are reaching out to their superannuation fund for guidance. This is according to Investment Trends' 2021 Financial advice report, which found that only 1.8 million Aussies ...

Equip, corporate fund merger complete

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 NOV 2021
... the fund, so they can access the benefits of consolidation," Cameron said. BOC Super members are still entitled superannuation contributions of up to 13% and will continue to have their insurance premiums covered by the gas company. The completion of ...

Adviser exits continue, industry recruits 50

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 2 NOV 2021
... Aware Financial Services (162) are the largest licensees when it comes to providing risk advice. As for the largest superannuation advice businesses, Morgans leads with 367 advisers, followed by Ord Minnett with 190, and Commonwealth FP and JBWere with ...

AMG Super launches platform, product

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 2 NOV 2021
AMG Super has launched a platform that coincides with unveiling a new superannuation product. AMG Super will migrate existing members and products to the new platform in 2022 as part of a major project that will be rolled out over the next 12 months. ...

David Atkin to lead PRI

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 2 NOV 2021
... He also acted as chief executive for several months. He has also previously served as chief executive of three superannuation funds: Cbus, ESSSuper and JUST SUPER. Since November last year Atkin has sat on the board of the Climate Council. Commenting ...

ATO names second commissioner

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 1 NOV 2021
... taxation Chris Jordan said Fish is a strong and capable leader and champions the effective administration of the tax, superannuation, and business registration systems. "Ms Fish is passionate about building the community's trust and confidence in the ...

Aussies in the dark over super stapling

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 1 NOV 2021
... for good. The YFYS stapling requirement comes into effect today and will see around one million members tied to a superannuation fund that has failed APRA's performance test. A UMR survey of 1120 respondents found that just 20% knew about the changes ...

Super fund documents unreadable: Study

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 29 OCT 2021
The documents produced by Australia's largest superannuation funds have performed dismally in an analysis of readability, with an average score of 45.6 out of a possible 100. Ethos CRS analysed 80 different documents published online by the 10 largest ...