New research published today into Australian Retiree Mortality has called for the development of mortality tables for purchasers of annuities and other guaranteed income products.
David Rush examines Paul Keating's recent suggestion of a national insurance scheme to tackle the longevity problem, and puts forward a different solution - allowing for more aggressive investment, a regular premium, with-profits, and pure endowment.
Are funds managing the risks members face to their retirement outcomes or are funds instead managing their own business risks?
Kajal Pandya reports on the recent “Insurance Inside Super – Federal Budget Changes” Insights session. The session covered an interesting discussion around the challenges that superannuation funds and group insurers will face and the unintended consequences of the proposed Federal Budget changes.
Posted July 31 2018