Super sector lobbying behind changes

08-May-2013|By Kate Kachor

Lobbying by Australia’s superannuation sector was behind the federal government’s decision not to legislate select measures under proposed changes to the country’s $1.5 trillion superannuation system. Financial Services and.. Read More

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With life insurance – particularly in superannuation – in definite need of a feel-good story on members’ claims experience, life-focused insurer MetLife Australia has emphasised its commitment to gr.. Read More

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Capital Fund Management (CFM) has launched a diversified and long-term trend-following trust, the CFM IS Trends Trust, with the alternative investment strategies firm saying demand was soaring for that type of produc.. Read More

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