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6 Feb 2019 - The Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services industry is mandatory reading for all super funds and their ...

Superannuation in a post Royal Commission World

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22 Jan 2019 - Super members suffered sharp declines in December 2018, pushing many into negative territory for the year, with the likelihood of further losses over coming ...

Volatility the new normal as super returns take a hit

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1 Jan 2019 - With 2019 upon us, SuperRatings shares some tips that will help get your superannuation off to a flying start in the new year. Here are the six questions we ...

Six questions every super member should ask

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18 Dec 2018 - Super members are at risk of their first annual loss since 2011, after recording a third consecutive month of negative returns in November, as market ...

Super funds at risk of first annual loss in 7 years

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20 Nov 2018 - Super members have suffered their second straight month of negative returns and are now firmly in the red for the financial year as market volatility and ...

Second straight monthly loss for super members as volatility becomes the new normal

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15 Nov 2018 - Financial advisers are now able to access investment research, encompassing clients’ whole of life needs, with the announcement by Lonsec of the inclusion of ...

Understanding super no longer optional for advisers

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25 Oct 2018 - Voluntary superannuation contributions have eased slightly after approaching record highs as super members appeared to take a breather after riding the bull ...

Voluntary super contributions ease

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20 Sep 2018 - Ten years since the collapse of US investment bank Lehman Brothers, Australia’s superannuation funds have accumulated over $1 trillion in retirement savings, ...

Don’t panic! What superannuation is teaching the post-GFC world

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11 Sep 2018 - Leading superannuation research house SuperRatings is deepening its actuarial capabilities, with key new hires catering to further growth in its consulting ...

SuperRatings expands actuarial team

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20 Aug 2018 - Australia’s superannuation funds are participating in the global share market rally, with big gains from US and European markets showing up in members’ ...

Super funds boosted by global share streak

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2 Aug 2018 - Smaller super funds have nearly 45 percent more low balance accounts as a proportion of total membership than the average fund leaving them most exposed to ...

Small funds most exposed to low balance accounts

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19 Jul 2018 - Australia’s superannuation fund members have reason to expect a pickup in performance in the second half of 2018, following a volatile first half that saw ...

Super members can expect a better second half to 2018

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