The Grattan Institute’s research results - which suggest that most Australians can expect to receive a retirement income of at least 70 per cent of their pre-retirement earnings - are misleading and don’t represent the complete picture.
David KnoxApril 14, 2020
The OECD recently warned that the community’s belief that pension systems will deliver on their promises has been eroded. Mercer's David Knox says this has dented confidence.
David KnoxMarch 9, 2020
In view of the forthcoming review of the retirement income system, it is necessary to think about the level of financial resources needed by Australians in retirement. So, what is the purpose of the system? Currently we do not have a clear objective, says Mercer's David Knox.
David KnoxAugust 28, 2019
The super game has changed for ever. Although the changes will not be without controversy, they are designed to ensure that our system delivers improved retirement incomes in a sustainable manner.
David KnoxJune 28, 2016