Articles tagged "Retirement"
Are funds managing the risks members face to their retirement outcomes or are funds instead managing their own business risks?
Posted on: October 31, 2018
With longevity on the increase in Australia, how can a person plan a satisfying retirement, given that it may last for several decades? Dr Jon Glass describes some of the emotional, non-financial, considerations at play.
Posted on: July 31, 2018
Are life-cycle funds an opportunity cost to members or a tool for managing a member’s risks through their different life stages?
Posted on: July 4, 2018
With the 2018-19 Federal Budget announcement of an expansion of the little-known Pension Loans Scheme, it is timely to revisit the hurdles to be overcome before housing can play a meaningful role in meeting Australia’s future retirement income challenge.
Posted on: June 25, 2018
Enock Chiyangwa shares some key insights from the ASFA National Conference and Super Expo held on the Gold Coast in November 2016.
Posted on: February 23, 2017
On 29 February, around 40 members gathered at the Actuaries Institute for a Research Colloquia to discuss the objectives of the superannuation system. This is particularly timely given the release by the Government on 9 March of a discussion paper and consultation process on the “Objective of Superannuation”. Here, Andrew Boal summarises those discussions and some principles that emerged.
Posted on: April 12, 2016
A new international study of longevity risk reinforces the need for essential reforms to safeguard the retirement income system for current and future Australians.
Posted on: October 26, 2015
A new report urges Government to unlock the billions of dollars in pensioner housing assets to reduce the cost of the pension and boost aged living standards.
Posted on: April 27, 2015
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