Administration & Management
SAMANTHA CARROLL | THURSDAY, 4 JUL 2019
In May 2019 APRA released an Information Paper on the findings arising from self-assessments of governance, accountability and culture. Read more
YVONNE CHU | THURSDAY, 25 JUL 2019
Superannuation rollovers are one of the most frequently recommended strategies by advisers. However, care should be exercised when implementing rollover strategies, particularly for clients who have life or total and permanent disablement (TPD) insurances ... Read more
YVONNE CHU | FRIDAY, 9 AUG 2019
The ability to invest directly in real properties (commercial or residential) is often one of the main reasons that clients decide to establish a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF). The possibility of leasing a business real property (BRP) to the ... Read more
GORDON BROWN | THURSDAY, 11 JUL 2019
"It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma." ~Sir Winston Churchill Read more
Ethics & Governance
MICHELLE LEVY | THURSDAY, 18 JUL 2019
APRA and ASIC issued a joint letter to all RSE licensees entitled Oversight of fees charged to members' superannuation accounts in early April 2019. The letter is in response to the so-called 'fee for no advice' issue that attracted so much ... Read more
The super fund has expanded an existing mandate with Calvert to include a carbon reduction tilt that will cover its entire Australian equity portfolio.
New analysis by Rainmaker Information has identified 32 superannuation funds as leaders on ESG principles and strong investment performance.
The industry fund has reduced asset-based administration fees across Rest Super, Rest Corporate and Rest Pension, saying its total fees are now at least 25% less than the industry average.
As we celebrate the 30th birthday of the Superannuation Guarantee, the new financial year brings with it plenty of changes to super. Here's what you need to know.
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Heading one of the country's largest sustainable investors wasn't something Peter Chun ever envisioned for himself, but that's just a bonus of taking on the role he describes as a perfect fit - chief executive of UniSuper. Jamie Williamson writes.
The new Labor Government will be a strong supporter of superannuation. In fact, the Prime Minister in his election night comments mentioned his government's ...
Emerging market debt has had a tough 2022 so far but the market is reaching an inflection point. Much of the bad news is in the past and yields are beginning ...
Superannuation's structural tailwinds of the past 30 years are morphing into headwinds and traditional diversification is challenged. (As an industry) ...
Attention has recently been given to the addition of non-traditional investments such as bitcoin in SMSF portfolios. Before doing so, SMSF trustees should ...