AARON MINNEY | FRIDAY, 6 MAY 2022
As super funds prepare to publish their retirement income strategies to comply with the new Retirement Income Covenant, the next question is what are they going to do differently? What innovations will be available to help members in retirement? Tom ... Read more
AARON MINNEY | FRIDAY, 18 FEB 2022
Generating the income for retirement from accumulated savings is a challenge that comes with additional risks to the retiree. For this reason, the Retirement Income Covenant will, from July 2022, require superannuation funds to have a strategy for their ... Read more
AARON MINNEY | WEDNESDAY, 27 MAY 2015
Retirees often ask their adviser if it is a good idea to lock in retirement income in a low interest rate environment. There is often a sense that "rates will have to rise" so clients assume that it makes sense to wait. To help in these discussions ... Read more
Challenger's Jeremy Cooper and Aaron Minney take a look at the retirement phase of superannuation, advocating the inclusion of longevity protection products in addition to the standard account based pensions. Read more
Ahead of this weekend's election, the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) wants both major political parties to commit to dumping the annual superannuation contribution cap for the benefit of women.
At first glance, the government's superannuation plan for homebuyers seemed a compelling proposition, but concrete analysis has revealed that at best it's only a marginal measure.
Homeownership rates have plummeted, but unions and industry groups have had a negative response to Scott Morrison's last-ditch pitch to 'aspirational Australians'.
The Morrison government has said it will expand the downsizer superannuation scheme by reducing the minimum eligibility age if re-elected this weekend.
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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.
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