IRFA Dispatch



IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 15 November 2017

LOCAL NEWS - Living annuitants will not leave a legacy unless essential spending is covered - The risk in taking too little risk in a living annuity - Most SA retirees risk running out of money - Patience is a virtue Could pension funds be compelled to invest in infrastructure? - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Pensions regulator names employers taken to court over breaches - OUT OF INTEREST NEWS - Tired of paying tax?

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IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 08 November 2017

LOCAL NEWS - Hack your way to retirement - Getting the most out of annuities - Tough period for local hedge fund industry - Group life cover a crucial aspect of retirement planning - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - China gives mutual funds bigger role in retirement planning - Namibian Pensions funds trustees challenged to enhance skills - Retirement strategies in the UK and Down Under: lessons for SA - OUT OF INTEREST NEWS - The upside down JSE

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IRFA DISPATCH: Monday 30 October 2017

LOCAL NEWS - Making the right choices at retirement - Driving retirement investment strategy in a lower-return environment - Don’t overlook cash investments in retirement planning - Heading towards too much time, with too little money - Can alternatives transform retirement fund returns? - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - UK pensions among the worst in the developed world, study finds - 6 mistakes to avoid while calculating your retirement corpus.

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IRFA DISPATCH: Friday 27 October 2017

LOCAL NEWS - Retiring is like building a house - Retirement Month: An ideal time to help your clients assess, review and rethink their retirement savings plan - Mini-budget in a nutshell - There is no more money - How to ignite economic growth in SA - Mid-term budget speech 2017 lacked concrete steps - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - The great British pensions cash-in - Most Malaysians cannot afford to retire OUT OF INTEREST NEWS - The best investment strategy in a low-return environment - Rand sinks to lowest this year on budget shock

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IRFA DISPATCH: Tuesday 24 October 2017

LOCAL NEWS - PFA rules that curatorship of fund must be terminated - Pension Funds Adjudicator reports a fall in complaints - Pension funds still not toeing the line - Enhanced annuity can boost income for retirees in poor health - Gigaba warns retirement funds on rules - Your retirement capital fully invested in the ANC’s chaos - Post-resignation, what’s the best option for retirement funds? - SA’s poor tax revenues to delay fiscal consolidation - Delays in pension fund payouts dominate complaints to adjudicator - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - China’s pension fund has US$317 billion up its sleeve ... and now it’s shopping for overseas investments - UK companies step up battle to rein in pension costs - OUT OF INTEREST NEWS - Malusi Gigaba needs a pot of gold To catch fish

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