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Premiums to increase at ESSSuper

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 4 JUN 2021
... increase of 13.7%. Premiums for income protection have not increased." "The increase reflects two significant cover improvements: greater ability for members who are unemployed to claim for TPD, and an extension in the maximum age covered from 65 to ...

Long way for super complaints overhaul

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 20 MAY 2021
... undertaking a process gap analysis or mapping the member's journey when accessing IDR," Press said. She flagged improvements super funds need to make in briefing boards, compressing resolution timelines, and reviewing outsourced arrangements. ASIC ...

Super funds under $30bn should merge: APRA

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 MAY 2021
... the governance capability [or ability] to be sustainable over the long term," Rowell said. Rowell pointed out the improvements in superannuation including introduction of MySuper and reduction in multiple accounts. But called out things that needed to ...

Chief economist update: Fourth wave threatens Olympics, growth outlook

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 8 APR 2021
... 3.3% in 2021 and 2.5% in 2022-compared with the 3.1% and 2.4% it projected three months earlier. To be sure, recent improvements in the au Jibun Bank Japan PMI readings back up both institutions' optimism. But improving as they are, the latest survey ...

Nuveen drives global ESG capabilities

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 23 MAR 2021
... reducing the environmental impact of agricultural production whilst partnering with local communities to drive ESG improvements. "Cristina brings with her a wealth of experience that will be integral to support sustainability efforts across our farmland ...

Super for house deposits will push up prices: ASFA

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 15 MAR 2021
... investment property has had a distortionary effect on demand. These are the real issues that must be tackled to generate improvements in housing affordability." Australia currently has $3 trillion in superannuation assets, and $7.4 trillion in residential ...

APRA closes Westpac probe

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 12 MAR 2021
... integrated risk governance remediation plan. APRA will be holding Westpac to account for the delivery of the required improvements."

Rest expands member engagement team

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 11 MAR 2021
... marketing. Group executive of member engagement Tyrone O'Neill said: "The creation of these new teams will help upkeep improvements in the way we support our members with an exceptional digital experience, that is supported by the practical application ...

Chief economist update: Confidence contagion

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 MAR 2021
... to a reading of +15 from +9 in January, "with trading, profitability and employment conditions all marking solid improvements. Conditions remain very strong in retail, wholesale, mining and professional services, while construction, personal services ...

Cost of living eroding super: ASFA

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 4 MAR 2021
... the pandemic continues to deter overseas travel, many retirees are shifting this budget onto domestic travel, home improvements and other big-ticket items such as furniture and appliances. "As a greater number of people ventured out of their homes in ...
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