KiwiSaver: lessons from across the ditch
As Australia’s superannuation industry continues a period of introspection and change, lurching from commissions and reviews, to political debate, regulatory change and more reviews, it would do well to lift its head above the weeds and cast its gaze outward.
Director liabilities: A risk too far in a world of regulatory flux?
Australia’s $2.9 trillion superannuation industry is in a state of flux. Following recent reports from the Productivity Commission and Hayne Royal Commission, government and regulators have sought to rapidly implement a range of new measures aimed at addressing the various shortfalls identified.
Super pensions: a model for building retirements and nations
By mandating workers save for a sustainable retirement, governments create a large and growing indigenous capital base that can finance long-term investments in nation building projects to drive productivity, innovation and economic growth.
Learn More About Robo Advice & Robo Investing
Robo advice is much more than just an alternative to phone or digital advice. Super fund leaders should recognise its potential to deliver scalable, consistent and conflict-free decision support, improving financial literacy and education, driving positive member engagement, outcomes and growth.
How technology is powering compliance in a post-Hayne world
2019 will go down as a landmark year for financial services in Australia, including superannuation. The Royal Commission highlighted many shortcomings, creating a new operating environment that demands increased transparency, regulation and greater emphasis on compliance.
Superannuation Funds & Super Heroes
When you think of Australia’s greatest exports, our national treasures or our most beloved “heroes”, it’s natural to conjure images of sporting giants. But the fact is none of them have affected our lives – or enriched our country’s fortunes – as profoundly as two men.