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Chester eyes ASIC chair role
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAR 2021
... the same privilege. He declined to answer, saying that it was a private matter. Following discussions with the federal treasurer and engaging legal advice, Shipton said it was decided that he return to his post. In January 2021, Shipton announced that ...
QSuper unveils retirement income product
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 MAR 2021
... provide retirees with more income in retirement and the confidence that they will have income for life," he said. Federal treasurer Josh Frydenberg is putting the pressure on super funds to meet the growing demand for these types of products that address ...
Chief economist update: OECD sees stronger growth ahead
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 MAR 2021
... crutch it provided early last year. Waxing happy at the release of the December 2020 quarter National Accounts, federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg stressed that: "In the December quarter, direct economic support from the federal government halved ... ...
Retirement income framework on track: Frydenberg
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 26 FEB 2021
The Federal Treasurer is confident that the Retirement Income Covenant will go ahead in mid-2022 despite several issues that need to be ironed out. In addressing the 2021 Council of the Ageing (COTA) National Policy Forum on Retirement Income this morning ...
To keep or not to keep JobKeeper
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 15 FEB 2021
... argue that withdrawing JobKeeper "prematurely" would cause the country's unemployment to spike. Australian Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has already ruled out the possibility of extending the government's "JobKeeper" scheme beyond the end ...
Chief economist update: Money plus confidence
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 FEB 2021
... including $25 billion under the COVID-19 Response Package and $74 billion under the JobMaker Plan". And just as Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg ruled out the possibility of extending the government's JobKeeper scheme beyond the end of March this ...
Challenger to buy industry-fund-owned bank
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 DEC 2020
... entered into an agreement with an expected settlement date of March 2021. The transaction needs approval from the Federal Treasurer and Australian Prudential Regulation Authority. The ASX-listed company will expand MLMF's term deposit offering by replicating ...
Chief economist update: Iron ore to reduce Aussie deficit
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2020
... it's going for this land down under, it wouldn't be a surprise to find Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and Reserve Bank of Australia chief Philip Lowe - also known as Team Australia - crooning this tune at the ...
ASFA proposes MySuper test
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 OCT 2020
... MySuper authorisation should be retained. If it is unsuccessful, the MySuper authorisation will be revoked. Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg unveiled the government's version of testing underperformance as part of the Your Future, Your Super reforms ...
Super's role in new $10bn infra spend
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 OCT 2020
... approaching the budget's $10 billion extra infrastructure spend promise, says Frontier Advisors. Last night, federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said it will increase the infrastructure investment pipeline from $100 billion for the next decade promised ...
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