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ASIC consults on consumer remediation
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
... . The clarifications will include RG 256's application to all financial service licensees, credit licensees and superannuation trustees. ASIC has also today released a report called Making it right: How to run a consumer-centred remediation , which seeks ...
Super lifting retirees' financial wellbeing: HILDA
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
The growth in superannuation assets means more retirees are coming out of poverty and experiencing less financial stress, but this is creating greater income inequality, the 2020 HILDA survey found. Research from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics ...
Retail default fund tops performance table
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
... best returns in the three years to October, the latest Rainmaker league table shows, but on an aggregate industry superannuation funds outranked peers. Australian Ethical Super's balanced accumulation fund (6.7% p.a.) was the best performer out of ...
Telstra Super appoints head of equities
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
The $22 billion corporate superannuation fund has hired from HESTA to appoint a new head of equities, including both domestic and international stocks. Dominique D'Avrincourt will join Telstra Super in January, Financial Standard's sister publication ...
Ellerston listed Asia fund adds director
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
... non-executive director on December 1. She has previously worked as the chief investment officer of the CSR Group superannuation funds. She was also the deputy managing director of Asian equities manager MIR Investment Management which manages institutional ...
Best super, pension fund revealed
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
The best superannuation and pension funds have been named in the annual Money magazine Best of the Best Awards. In determining the awards, Rainmaker Information reviewed MySuper products, and asset classes that include growth, balanced, moderate (capital ...
RIR reveals bleak financial upside for disabled people
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
The Retirement Income Review has revealed disabled people are less likely to be in financial stress and poverty when retiring on the age pension alone than in their working lives - demonstrating the struggle a lot of disabled people have making ends ...
Funds' net-zero ambitions collide with Santos
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 DEC 2020
Australian oil and gas company Santos' carbon reduction plan has been heavily criticised, with critics pointing out many super funds invested in the company have made declarations on climate change that don't match their actions. According to ...
Pension plan sued for expensive, active strategy
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 DEC 2020
US-based Fidelity Investments has been caught up in a class action that alleges a major pension plan exposed members to risky, expensive actively-managed investments instead of allocating to safer passive options. The complaint, filed against Coca-Cola ...
New internal audit guide for finance sector
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 DEC 2020
A new best-practice guide for the boards and internal auditors of superannuation funds, banks and financial service providers has been released. The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) has released The Better Practice Guide, which was developed with ...
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