Superannuation

Government looks after own

Top marks to Robert Gottliebsen for highlighting the structural flaws in Treasury's methodology used to measure the superannuation tax expenditures. This approach is proof of Treasury... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 23 February 2013, The Australian

Treasury methodology on super “flawed”

During the week, the Treasury tax expenditure estimates attracted further criticism. Detailed research published by actuarial and advisory firm Mercer concluded that in an international... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 17 February 2013, The Canberra Times

Equities no longer a fast track to wealth

Since 1900 Australian equities have arguably been the best performing of all the stock markets around the world. The risk premium, the return in excess of the real bill rate, has averaged 6... Read more

Max Walsh, 14 February 2013, Australian Financial Review (subscription required)

Wins and losses in super rule changes

One door closes, another opens, even when it comes to superannuation. While the May budget will almost certainly tighten the rules again – and neither side of politics has ruled out... Read more

Nerida Cole, 13 February 2013, Australian Financial Review (subscription required)

Daryl Dixon’s interview with Ross Greenwood on superannuation on 2GB Money News

Dixon Advisory Executive Chairman Daryl Dixon questioned the inequities between the treatment of general retirement savers and politicians and high-earning public servants in a lively... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 12 February 2013, 2GB

Leave our superannuation alone!

Daryl Dixon spoke to journalist Neil Mitchell on radio 3AW about suggested changes to superannuation. Read the article and listen to the radio interview. Listen to the full interview which... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 8 February 2013, 3aw Radio

Our unis are stealing their staff's futures

UniSuper University staff may lose the retirement benefits that their super fund promised them. The fund is relying on the contributions of new younger members to help fund the larger... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 5 February 2013, The Canberra Times

Daryl Dixon on 2GB’s Money News

Dixon Advisory Executive Chairman Daryl Dixon spoke to Ross Greenwood about possible changes to the way super is taxed on 2GB’s Money News recently. Daryl discussed the treatment of... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 4 February 2013, 2GB Money News

Check trust deed and technical rules

A fund with separate assets for different accounts may find it difficult to direct earnings to just one account. In each pension the member is the same individual. This approach has been... Read more

2 February 2013, Australian Financial Review (subscription required)

Good opportunity to rebalance super portfolios

Data released this week provides welcome news for super fund members. After five long and worrying years, balanced and growth super funds have recovered all the losses suffered during the... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 27 January 2013, The Canberra Times

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ABC Nightlife dates for 2019

Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2019 accompanied by host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm to 11.00pm on the following dates to hear Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 2 March 2019
  • Tuesday 9 April 2019 

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