Financial Services Minister Kelly O’Dwyer outlined the progress the Government is making in encouraging trustees to assist their members by designing and offering appropriate retirement income solutions. “Clearly, the retirement phase needs some work,” Ms O’Dwyer told a Financial Services Council forum in Sydney. “Our system is not managing the most fundamental risk in retirement:… Read More
The battle over the future of Australia’s superannuation system is being fought on the same old ground of accumulation, leaving the real issue unattended – the welfare of millions of people entering retirement, writes Patricia Pascuzzo.
Over the last twelve months, the CSRI has progressed a collaborative policy development process with the aim of building consensus on sustainable retirement incomes policies that go beyond the current budget or electoral cycles. That process culminated in the CSRI Leadership Forum on 12-13 October in Canberra that brought together 150 leaders in public policy, industry,… Read More