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Many who accessed ERS unsure of impact: Research
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
... compulsion, universality and adequacy. Cbus' membership recognises the importance of these principles to ensure all Australians can enjoy a dignified and secure retirement."
Retail fund satisfaction drops
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 SEP 2020
Customer satisfaction will retail funds fell by 2.5% while satisfaction in industry funds rose 0.2%, according to new data from Roy Morgan's Superannuation Satisfaction Report. The report shows an overall super fund satisfaction with financial performance ...
Count Financial adds member firm
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 SEP 2020
... a successful long-term partnership with them and helping them to continue delivering quality advice at a time when Australians need it more than ever," he said. It comes as class action proceedings were filed against Count Financial by Piper Alderman ...
AMP tops worst-performing super funds list
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 22 SEP 2020
Retail superannuation funds provided by AMP and OnePath continue to charge high fees and deliver poor returns for members, the latest Fat Cat report shows. For the sixth year in a row , AMP continued to dominate robo-adviser Stockspot's Fat Cat ...
Chief economist update: Dan defeats second wave
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 22 SEP 2020
... For sure and for certain, there are, and there will be casualties. Some businesses would shut down ... forever. Some Australians would be unemployed ... permanently. But a greater number would be able to "adapt, overcome and improvise" (Heartbreak Ridge). ...
Amnesty unearths $588m unpaid super
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 21 SEP 2020
... opportunity for employers to disclose and pay previously unpaid superannuation guarantee charges. It was about reuniting Australians with money that is rightfully theirs, making sure every dollar that is owed to workers goes back to them." The SG Amnesty ...
ERS tab hits $33.3bn
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 21 SEP 2020
The government's early release of superannuation scheme has paid out $33.3 billion since its inception, with an additional $340 million disbursed over the week to September 13 alone. During the week to September 13, super funds received 42,199 applications ...
Westpac scraps SG direct debits
KARREN VERGARA, JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 21 SEP 2020
As Westpac pulls the plug on QuickSuper, a direct debit superannuation payment option for employers, there are fears the lack of automation could potentially worsen the unpaid super problem. On September 4, employers paying superannuation guarantee ...
Chief economist update: As luck would have it
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 18 SEP 2020
"Australians all let us rejoice ... in joyful strains then let us sing, Advance Australia Fair." It wasn't supposed to go this way. Given the re-imposition of lockdown in Melbourne and most Australian states "closed border" policy, financial markets ...
Portfolio insurance provides strong protection: Research
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 17 SEP 2020
Australians need to consider more sustainable income flows as a future investment objective or risk not having adequate retirement savings, according to research from the Centre for Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR). CEPAR senior research ...
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