Challenger calculator puts retirees on track

17-Mar-2017|By Daniel Paperny

Analysing the direction of retirement income spending will help advisers provide greater clarity and comfort for clients making the transition to retirement who are seeking to preserve their capital, according to Challenger. Speaking at a MA.. Read More

New partnership to revolutionise retirement


Standard Life Investments’ new absolute return fixed income fund with Challenger is set to go live within a month, with the two groups set to leverage off each other’s expertise in the Australian and Unit.. Read More

Guaranteed products can worsen outcomes


Retirees needed to carefully consider their retirement goals before investing in guaranteed income products as some could worsen their financial situation over time, according to actuarial firm Milliman. The fir.. Read More

ASFA urges ATO funding increase


The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) has called on the government to boost funding to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) for auditing businesses around super guarantee (SG) compliance, follow.. Read More

Embrace apps to reach younger clients


Digital engagement was key to building a rapport with millennial clients and financial advisers should look to harness the potential of mobile apps to teach basic skills around savings and investments, according to i.. Read More

ASIC updates adviser disclosure obligations


ASIC has updated its regulatory framework around financial planners’ disclosure obligations, with the changes set to add greater clarity on the best interests duty provisions, as well as advisers’ record-.. Read More

AMP Capital, FSC announce new appointments


Fund manager AMP Capital has announced changes to its leadership team, including the promotion of its Australian and New Zealand director and the heads of its global equities and fixed income businesses. The gro.. Read More

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