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AMP Capital Ethical Leaders loses another mandate
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
A third superannuation fund in mere months has terminated its mandate with AMP Capital to manage to its ethical investment option. ESSSuper, the $30 billion government fund for the emergency services, terminated AMP Capital Ethical Leaders Balanced ...
Super funds squander member money: Bragg
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
Senator Andrew Bragg is calling for greater scrutiny of how superannuation funds spend members' money, slamming the system that has enjoyed three decades of unquestioned opacity. Appearing at an Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia event ...
Many who accessed ERS unsure of impact: Research
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
... New research has identified that urgent short-term need for money is the main driver for people withdrawing their superannuation savings under the COVID-19 ERS scheme. The study, conducted by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Aging Research ...
ASIC extends advice, capital raising provisions
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
ASIC has extended the relief to financial advice that relates to the early release of superannuation scheme as well as certain capital raisings due to the uncertainty of the pandemic. The corporate regulator has extended the capped advice fees regarding ...
Adviser Ratings acquires firm
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 24 SEP 2020
... integrate its data (on the adviser channel) with the internal CRM systems used at fund managers, life insurers, superannuation funds and other vendors. The acquisition will allow Adviser Ratings to provide fund flow reporting to fund managers, helping ...
MLC Life restructures, appoints lead
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 SEP 2020
... division. MLC Life said the restructure will help deliver superior experiences for customers, financial advisers and superannuation funds, with McCormack saying: "Frankly speaking, I recognise that the current service experience we are delivering is ...
817 super complaints during COVID-19
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 SEP 2020
... Complaints Authority has revealed the breakdown of what was complained about between 3 March 2020 and 31 August 2020. Superannuation complaints were dwarfed by other industries with just 817 of the 7420 total. Travel insurance complaints made up the ...
Retail fund satisfaction drops
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 SEP 2020
... 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 rating of 61.6% in July. ...
Boutique extends GBST partnership
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 22 SEP 2020
... Warakirri Asset Management has extended its partnership with after-tax investment-focused service provider GBST for its superannuation clients to include international indices. Warakirri and GBST have worked together for a decade, providing custom after-tax ...
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 ...
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