DAVID SCAYSBROOK | FRIDAY, 25 FEB 2022
As the energy transition picks up further steam, power markets are changing beyond recognition. Annual investment into renewable power has increased from less than $50 billion in 2004 to around $300 billion over recent years, according to the International ... Read more
Investment in China has become a divisive topic. Investors at one pole have championed a historic opportunity stemming from the country's rapid economic ascendance and enormous yet still developing financial markets. Read more
JOEL CONNELL | FRIDAY, 14 JAN 2022
The importance of integrating ESG related risks and opportunities into investment decisions has become undeniable. The ability for companies to generate superior shareholder returns is increasingly intertwined with ESG and sustainability factors. Read more
TIM HUMPHREYS | FRIDAY, 29 OCT 2021
Renewable energy companies are the typical 'go-to' exposure for the thematic of energy transition but can carry higher risk. An alternative way to play this transition is through the regulated utilities sector. Opportunity lies in the fact that utilities ... Read more
MINH LY | THURSDAY, 23 SEP 2021
In the 2021 Federal Budget, the government proposed expanding eligibility to make downsizer contributions to individuals 60 and over, from previously 65 and over, allowing more individuals from an expected start date of 1 July 2022 to use these rules ... 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.
As super funds prepare to publish their retirement income strategies to comply with the new Retirement Income Covenant, the next question is what are ...
Inadequate retirement planning is a very real issue for thousands of people both in Australia and globally, but there are ways of making the process more ...
Inflation is being felt around the world, and central banks are responding accordingly. Here's a wrap up of rate changes and the latest on inflation.
In response to the evolving ESG landscape, the skills and competency of directors and boards will need to quickly evolve to include the expertise and ...