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Post-retirement asset allocation the big challenge: Russell

Russell Investments has called for a new approach to post retirement investment, advocating a “mass customization” model which can be provided through super funds to create tailored strategies for the large number of people who cannot afford financial planning. Russell this week released the second paper in its Retirement Solutions research series which outlines the […]
Investment Strategy

FEAL: the post-retirement challenge

The industry should stop looking for the silver-bullet post-retirement solution, with service providers needing to tailor products to the specific needs of members, the Funds Executives Association Limited (FEAL) conference heard last week. Post-retirement and the challenges it poses for member retention were a key focus, as heads of funds gathered in Sydney for FEAL’s […]
Investment Strategy

Ezra: do more for retirees

Asset managers and service providers should be looking at what they can bring to market to cater for Australia’s growing post-retirement needs, Russell Investment’s global head of consulting Don Ezra says. A 35-year veteran of the consulting industry, Ezra says while Australia’s superannuation system has been a world leader in providing for the accumulation phase, […]