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Dixon Advisory experts regularly provide commentary on personal finance, superannuation, investments and business news for some of Australia’s most recognised media outlets. Links or copies of articles and interviews are updated into this section of the website on a regular basis and the discussions can provide valuable insights into common questions and current events.

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

Daryl Dixon speaks about super taxes on Nine News

Since the announcement of an additional tax on concessional super contributions for people earning more than $300,000 a year, Dixon Advisory Executive Chairman Daryl Dixon has continually... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 11 February 2013, Nine News

Has Treasury dismissed negative gearing as a target for discretionary action?

The release of the latest Treasury Tax Expenditure data has coincided with informed government leaks about further cuts in superannuation tax concessions. Whether the timing is deliberate... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 10 February 2013, The Canberra Times

Time pollies joined the rest

Eight months after its May budget announcement, the federal government and the Australian Taxation Office have given no details of how the new 15 per cent surcharge on super contributions... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 9 February 2013, The Australian (subscription required)

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

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ABC Nightlife dates for 2020

Nerida Cole and Ishara Rupasinghe will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2020 accompanied by host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program to hear Nerida and Ishara discuss the latest topics in personal finance, super and the economy.