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15 June 2015 • By Tim Stewart • 1 min read

Reduce super tax to 12 per cent, says Rice Warner

Rice Warner has recommended a uniform tax rate of 12 per cent across the earnings of accumulation and pension accounts in its response to the ...

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Super tax policy benefits economy, says ASFA

Superannuation promotes Australia's economic stability and growth as well as providing investors with a diversified nest egg, says the Association of ...

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VicSuper develops retirement income product

Industry superannuation fund VicSuper in partnership with Challenger has integrated three products to create a “comprehensive” retirement income ...

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Don't rebuild super 'from scratch'

Constant piecemeal change and the absence of clear goals is creating uncertainty around superannuation, but there is no need to put the system on hold ...

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Mercer issues stark warning on climate change

Climate change is set to wreak havoc on institutional portfolios, with the coal sub-sector alone likely to fall between 18 and 74 per cent by 2050, ...

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Govt could take super changes to election

While the government has committed to no superannuation policy changes in its current term, "good ideas" in the current tax white paper could be taken ...

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Independence mustn't overshadow skill: Mercer

While director independence is an admirable goal, there is far more to good decision-making than that, argues Mercer in a new report. A new report ...

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Legalsuper appoints new CIO

Australia’s largest super fund for the legal community, legalsuper, has appointed a new chief investment officer. Edward Smith has been appointed ...

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Portfolio holdings disclosure a 'moral hazard'

Giving super members unfettered access to their individual portfolio holdings could do more harm than good, warns BNP Paribas Securities Services boss ...

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FSI panellist questions ‘sole purpose’ test

Super funds will soon surpass their 'sole purpose' of funding retirement in order to provide healthcare, aged care and lending services to members, ...

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