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Magellan readies lower-cost funds
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 AUG 2020
... global sustainable strategy to retail investors by the end of the year. In an update on Magellan's in-the-works retirement income product, the firm said it has received a private binding ruling from the ATO (that gives it an idea of the taxation) ...
HESTA consolidates investment options
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 AUG 2020
... seamless experience when moving from the accumulation phase of super to taking an income stream as you approach or reach retirement," HESTA said. Other name changes include renaming the MySuper investment option Balanced Growth as opposed to Core Pool ...
FSC calls for scaled advice model
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 11 AUG 2020
... need it most. The COVID-19 crisis has seen a surge in demand for financial advice on issues relating to redundancies, retirement, life insurance and superannuation, the FSC said. Yet, increased costs and regulation continue to obstruct the delivery of ...
ISA, Grattan find common ground
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 11 AUG 2020
... COVID-19 ERS scheme, and don't top up their savings, will be more reliant on the pension and still have less income in retirement. In response, ISA said they agree with those findings and claim the prospect creates a generational rift between those "getting ...
Boutique launches multi-asset fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 10 AUG 2020
... Wayne Gentle said. "In this low interest rate world, Australian investors -- particularly those approaching or in retirement, now more than ever need access to a reliable income stream. However, they also need that income to be able to grow as their ...
ERS doesn't justify higher SG: Grattan
ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 10 AUG 2020
New modelling from Grattan Institute found most Australians will have a comfortable retirement even if they have taken advantage of the government's early release scheme. The government recently extended the ERS scheme, allowing individuals who have ...
Rejigging retirement income: First Sentier Investors
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 10 AUG 2020
In terms of retirement income solutions, there is a need to balance the fine line between making things simple and making them simplistic, according to Rudi Minbatiwala head of equity income at First Sentier Investors. Speaking as part of the Actuaries ...
Link Group hires new chief executive
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
An insurance giant's chief executive has snagged the top job at Link Group, as John McMurtrie announces his retirement in early 2021. Vivek Bhatia is currently the Asia Pacific chief executive of $14.8 billion market cap QBE Insurance Group, after being ...
CalPERS chief investment officer resigns
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... Federal Office of Foreign Asset Control's list of prohibited companies. "The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS), like state pension funds across America, relies on global investments to generate a 7% return that is needed ...
Super funds slapped over smoker premiums
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 7 AUG 2020
... Australians may not realise that default classifications can impact the price of their cover and therefore, reduce their retirement benefits. "In light of the low smoking rate, merely providing disclosure and putting the onus on members to act is not ...
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