Association of Superannuation Funds Australia (ASFA)

Investment Strategy

The great post-retirement opportunity

Australia has the opportunity to lead the world in post-retirement products and export its know-how, according to Moshe Milevsky, the internationally renowned author and academic from Canada. The finance professor at York University in Toronto, who is an author of several books on retirement income, spoke at the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia Investment […]
Opinion

Industry questions GetUp! super campaign

A new video campaign by advocacy group GetUp! criticising the tax concessions afforded higher income earners has drawn a mixed response from the superannuation industry, with some questioning the accuracy and validity of the message. On its website, GetUp! is calling for the public to sign up for “fairer super”, with a video that says a […]
Administration

ASFA to push for future-performance reporting

The Association of Superannuation Funds Australia (ASFA) will be pushing industry to project future performance using a “balanced scorecard”, according to its chief executive officer, Pauline Vamos. In line with more transparent reporting protocols, Vamos says while the focus in super has traditionally been past performance, there are ways to give indicators of future performance. […]