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SG does wonders for households: Research
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 29 JUN 2020
... superannuation system, according to new research. The latest report from the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) estimates compulsory super has added $500 billion to Australian households' savings that they would otherwise be without. ...
Stopping SG is nuclear response to COVID-19
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 12 MAR 2020
... pausing superannuation contributions would stimulate the economy have been panned. Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy was blunt in his assessment of the situation. "These are anxious times and a strong fiscal ...
Freedom Insurance appoints liquidators
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 24 FEB 2020
... syndrome. In November, it hired as its chair Vamos, former chief executive of Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA). In December that year, it cut its life insurance business after a Deloitte review said it could face a liquidity shortfall ...
Costs spiral for baby boomers
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 18 FEB 2020
... comfortably, and they have the drought and rising house prices to blame. The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) found that over the year to the December quarter, costs were up around 2.1% for retiree couples, compared to 1.8% for ...
Industry split over super fee hike
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR, JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2020
... fees our members pay are well below the 3% cap imposed by the legislation." Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy declined to comment specifically about the AustralianSuper fee hike but said regulatory changes can ...
NGS Super sets up impact committee
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 24 JAN 2020
... executive Laura Wright said the idea was sparked at a Women In Super breakfast at Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) conference, where a speaker spoke on the topic. "About 20 of our staff were interested and from that we chose a ...
APRA releases MySuper heat map
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 10 DEC 2019
... tell you what additional services they offer to help you manage your savings." Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy took a similar approach, and said that while ASFA supports measures designed to help trustees ...
Why joint effort is required in advice
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 5 DEC 2019
... from the SMSF Association. Representatives from the Financial Services Council, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia, the Australian Financial Complaints Authority, the Tax Practitioners Board and ASIC were also in attendance. "As a wider ...
Don't over-interpret OECD super fee figures
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 29 NOV 2019
... plans." In his maiden speech to the annual ASFA Conference earlier this month, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive Martin Fahy noted the figures from the report, and said that according to the OECD Australia has "about the ...
Consultation opens for retirement income review
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 25 NOV 2019
... Commenting on the opening of the consultation period, chief executive of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia Martin Fahy welcomed the "important opportunity" it presented to improve retirement outcomes. "Australia's superannuation system ...
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