IRFA Dispatch



IRFA DISPATCH: Wednesday, 30 May 2018

LOCAL NEWS - The world isn’t prepared for retirement - How to make your retirement savings last: common myths debunked - 10X launches new portal that can track your current retirement savings and compare it with where you should be - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Government dismisses couples pension fund Pension advisers are charging high fees for cheap funds

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IRFA DISPATCH: Friday, 25 May 2018

LOCAL NEWS - The real returns required to sustain your income in retirement - Does a lump sum at retirement age make sense? - “Investors asked to ‘think global’ with pension planning” - A tough first quarter for local collective investment schemes - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - A pension scheme for informal sector operators - UK’s biggest companies see pensions swing back to black

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IRFA DISPATCH: Tuesday, 15 May 2018

LOCAL NEWS - Why haven’t we had this before? - The three phases of saving for retirement - Weighing in on tax-free savings accounts and retirement annuities - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Nest EGG: Three small steps towards building a retirement corpus - A fix everyone loves to hate for the $4 trillion retirement savings gap - Do annuities belong in your retirement plan? - OUT OF INTEREST NEWS - SA’s economic growth for 2018 gets off to a dire start

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IRFA DISPATCH: Tuesday, 8 May 2018

LOCAL NEWS - The triple dilemma facing women when saving for a comfortable retirement Reaping (guaranteed) benefits from retirement planning - The developed world’s corporate tax war could hurt SA - Behavioural finance: how you think when you invest and how to make better decisions - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Ghana - Government must come out with alternative retirement plan - Prof. Bokpin Moving Pensions From Defined Benefit to ‘Defined Ambition’

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IRFA DISPATCH: Friday, 20 April 2018

LOCAL NEWS - Mobilising US-Africa pension funds to invest in African infrastructure - Revised regulatory allowance for African Investments: A lucrative opportunity for pension funds - Corporate tax rate in need of review - INTERNATIONAL NEWS - Call for UK pensions tax relief at flat rate of 30% - New pension plan proposal for state employees advance

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