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NOVEMBER

Here's how much you should be spending in retirement
The New Daily, 7 November 2019
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Actuaries develop drawdown rule of thumb
Super Review, 7 November 2019
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Actuaries develop retiree rule of thumb
Financial Standard, 7 November 2019

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The new retirement rule of thumb you need to know
Money, 6 November 2019
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OCTOBER

Growing numbers of Australians are heading into retirement with mortgages hanging over their heads. Here’s how to stop this home loan trap.
News.com.au, 28 October 2019
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The real reason 16% of Aussies are skipping doctor's appointments
Money, 23 October 2019
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Postcode by postcode: a clever way to include homes in the age pension assets test
Property Observer, 23 October 2019

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Australia: Call to look offshore for pathways to improve healthcare funding
Asia Insurance Review, 23 October 2019
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Here’s a ‘clever’ way to include homes in the age pension assets test
The New Daily, 23 October 2019
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Postcode by postcode: a clever way to include homes in the age pension assets test
The Conversation, 23 October 2019
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Time to look at alternative models to private health insurance
Australian Dental Association, 10 October 2019
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Australia’s world-class health care system still weighed down by inefficiencies
The New Daily, 8 October 2019
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Call for government to help pay sick Australians' health insurance premiums
The Sydney Morning Herald, 8 October 2019
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Retirement Affordability Index: How to fix retirement income
Your Life Choices - 8 October 2019
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Climate leader Tim Andrews named Actuary of the Year
Insurance News - 7 October 2019
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Big balance SMSFs in sights of retirement income inquiry
Financial Review - 1 October 2019
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SEPTEMBER

Climate change may raise the cost of life insurance: actuaries
Insurance News - 30 September 2019
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Industry urged to heed climate change warnings
Insurance News - 30 September 2019
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Will climate change ruin your superannuation?
nestegg - 27 September 2019
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'Imperfect' retirement system favours home owners
Financial Review - 27 September 2019
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Climate change may raise the cost of life insurance
Insurance News - 27 September 2019
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Climate change: deadly heatwaves set to soar
Insurance News - 26 September 2019
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Climate change erodes investment returns
Super Review - 26 September 2019
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Climate change threat from the sea
ABC Radio National, The World Today - 26 September 2019
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Climate change threatens elderly: report
AAP - 26 September 2019
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Climate change could slash retirement income by tens of thousands of dollars
Starts at 60 - 26 September 2019
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Climate change to damage returns: Report
Financial Standard - 26 September 2019
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Climate change will make us poorer in retirement: report
Financial Review - 25 September 2019
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Seven major trends affecting Australians in retirement
Firstlinks - 18 September 2019
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Australia: Autumn 2019 reflects pattern of extreme weather
Asia Insurance Review - 16 September 2019
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Temperatures 10C above average forecast as 130 bushfires continue to burn
The Guardian - 14 September 2019
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Extreme weather increases through Autumn 2019: Actuaries Institute
The Sustainability Report- 13 September 2019
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Banks at even greater risk from climate change than insurers, says actuaries’ report
The New Daily - 13 September 2019
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Latest Climate Index readings affirm extreme weather trend
Insurance News - 12 September 2019

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Retirement review a chance for landmark reform
Westpac Wire - 12 September 2019
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AUGUST

How to turn your retirement savings into a regular pay cheque
The Age - 31 August 2019
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Aged care costs surge amid low rates
Financial Review - 30 August 2019
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Aged care deposits rise as interest rates drop
Financial Review - 29 August 2019
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What is the purpose of our retirement income system?
Investment Magazine - 28 August 2019
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If the ocean boils, is super the blunt tool?
Investment Magazine - 26 August 2019

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Expert says family home should be included in pension asset test
2GB - 21 August 2019

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Actuaries suggest radical retirement ideas
Financial Review - 21 August 2019

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Super experts' call to include family home in pension test
The Australian - 21 August 2019

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Call for pension, super and family home to be part of retirement review
The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age - 21 August 2019
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This shock plan would see retirees having to buy their pension from the government
The NEWDAILY - 21 August 2019

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Pension age should match lifespans: report
Wingham Chronicle - Australian Associated Press - 21 August 2019

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Life insurance costs under 25s dearly
Financial Review - 12 August 2019
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Governing Social Conditions

Asia Insurance Review - 2 August 2019
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JULY

'Really no limit': Push to include super, pension, aged care in review of retirement income
The Sydney Morning Herald - 26 July 2019
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Raising the superannuation guarantee will boost retirement incomes by 5 per cent
The New Daily - 10 July 2019
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'A bad deal for most workers' - Grattan Institute warning on compulsory super increase
ABC Radio - The World Today - 10 July 2019
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'Ground-breaking' report: social services overhaul
Sydney Morning Herald - 5 July 2019
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Six superannuation consultancies prove stand outs
Super Review - 4 July 2019
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Life industry changes tack on genetic testing
THE RUB - 2 July 2019
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June

Annuity market sizes up new means test rules
New INVESTOR - 26 June 2019
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Australia 'leaders' in climate risk supervision
AFR - 6 June 2019
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Loss of insurance for low-balance accounts could cause legal headaches
Money Management - 5 June 2019
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Scrap the super guarantee as retirees rake in ‘more than enough’, claims expert
Starts at 60 - 5 June 2019
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Listen to actuaries' advice, APRA warns
AFR - 4 June 2019
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APRA gives actuaries a wake up call
AFR Chanticleer - 4 June 2019
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The Australian - 4 June 2019
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Sydney Morning Herald - 4 June 2019
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Retirement income expert Michael Rice argues case for 12pc super rate
The Australian - 3 June 2019

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APRA gives actuaries a wake-up call
AFR Chanticleer - 3 June 2019
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More transparency on costs for patients needed, report says
The Australian - 3 June 2019
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MAY

Extreme heat, freak rainfall breaks summer records
AFR - 30 May 2019
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Number masters bring life to the bigger picture
AFR - 28 May 2019
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