IRFA Dispatch



IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 19 June 2019

LOCAL NEWS - Is your preferred retirement fund geared for Millennials? - Retirement planning: It's not just about the cost, look at the value – CEO - Should you invest in things that retirees buy, to fund your own old age? - Pension savings may not be enough - Leaving a job? Don’t shun the free pension fund advice Retirement funds ‘are extremely vulnerable to cyber crime' - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - 22% of Workers Are Ready to Give Up on Social Security - Zimbabwe pension payouts delayed due to forex shortage - Zimbabwe: 'Remit Pensioners Contributions Timeously'

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IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 12 June 2019

LOCAL NEWS - How can we make retirement great for generations to come? - Umbrella funds to disclose costs to members - Retirement fund defaults compete for your savings - Weak SA economy will impact retirement funds – Momentum Corporate - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - This Social Security Strategy Could Help You Compensate for a Lack of Retirement Savings - Business leaders invited to meet pension schemes to discuss employment practices - OUT OF INTEREST… - CPD extension will do more ‘harm than good’ Change in tax threshold: What does it mean? Employed but still poor: the state of low-wage working poverty in South Africa

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IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 5 June 2019

LOCAL NEWS - Choosing your retirement home - Retirement fund cyber wipeout likely - The foreign earnings tax exemption minefield – what applies to who? - All that glitters offshore is not gold - What your umbrella fund offers you under the default regulations - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Govt urged to give new mothers £2k pension top-up - Retirement Is Forced Upon Roughly One-Quarter of Americans - OUT OF INTEREST… - Raising financially empowered kids

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IRFA DISPATCH: Friday, 31 May 2019

LOCAL NEWS - The Regulation 28 debate ignores a crucial point - Non-compliance… why take the risk? Three powerful tips to boost your savings - All that glitters offshore is not gold - Is this what will save active management? - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Pension contribution arrears understated: Ipec - British lawmakers demand their pension fund divests fossil fuels

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IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 29 May 2019

LOCAL NEWS - Default regulations: the industry has struggled - Consciously apply your capital at retirement Old Mutual launches new tool to transform and strengthen retirement fund benefits - Tips for managing a retirement fund to achieve its objectives - Ensuring your retirement plan will succeed - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Number of over-70s still in work more than doubles in a decade - UK manufacturer sees pension deficit increase to £101.9m - OUT OF INTEREST… - Financial advisors face CPD deadline

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