SUPERCONCEPTS

People & Products

AMP has completed its sale of SuperConcepts to private equity firm Pemba Capital Partners....

Superannuation

With SuperRatings estimating a 0.2 per cent loss on the median balanced option in May, advisers are encouraged to temper client expectations on their super fund returns. ...

People & Products

AMP is selling its SuperConcepts self-managed superannuation fund admin and software business with 500 employees to transfer out of AMP. ...

Superannuation

The increased contribution cap in superannuation will allow those aged 65 to 67 to use their superannuation as a ‘piggy bank’ in the future, according to SuperConcepts....

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Superannuation

Following the departure of Lara Bourguignon, AMP’s SuperConcepts has appointed Grant Christensen as interim chief executive. ...

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Superannuation

A Rice Warner report, to be launched later this month, will look at when self-managed superannuation funds are most cost-effective....

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Tools & guides

Graeme Colley explores the different factors that auditors are looking for when residential or commercial property is held in a self-managed super fund....

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Tools & guides

As financial advisers enter their busiest period of the year, Graeme Colley explains the latest developments surrounding superannuation contributions at the end of the 20...

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Superannuation

The firm’s client numbers have taken a hit off the back of legacy issues and five years of mergers and acquisition....

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Expert Analysis

Senator Jane Hume may have spoken about changes to superannuation but, based on previous experience, writes Graeme Colley, it may be a while until they come to fruition....

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People & Products

Stuart Develyn will move to a new role, while Michael Pease, general manager of operations, would take on both roles as part of the company’s restructuring....

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Tools & guides

SuperConcepts’ Graeme Colley explains why self-managed super funds are likely to come under more scrutiny following recent court decisions and how trustees and their clie...

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Financial planning

Despite staff cuts at parent company AMP, SuperConcepts has launched a new Adelaide office with State Government support....

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Policy & Regulation

Double-counting may have led to the Australian Taxation Office wrongly pursuing superannuation fund members over excess transfer balance caps....

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Financial planning

The stagnation of deeming for the last four years is under scrutiny as the Reserve Bank’s second interest rate cut means that some pensioners are now facing a one-third r...

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