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Retirement education drive ‘paying off’

An annual survey of retirement funds shows that pensioners are faring better than they were a year ago and suggests this may be due to increased awareness.

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Troubled funds seek liquidation

The trustees of four troubled umbrella retirement funds have nominated a liquidator so that the funds can be voluntarily liquidated, enabling members to transfe... Read Story

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Lifestaging can lead to a mismatch

Default retirement portfolio options provided by fund trustees may lead to a mismatch with the pension you want to buy.

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Retirement education drive ‘paying off’
May 29 2015 at 18:31

An annual survey of retirement funds shows that pensioners are faring better than they were a year ago and suggests this may be due to increased awareness.

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Troubled funds seek liquidation
May 29 2015 at 18:24

The trustees of four troubled umbrella retirement funds have nominated a liquidator so that the funds can be voluntarily liquidated, enabling members to transfer their benefits to other funds.

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Lifestaging can lead to a mismatch
May 29 2015 at 18:19

Default retirement portfolio options provided by fund trustees may lead to a mismatch with the pension you want to buy.

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Affluent pensioners benefited from expert advice
May 29 2015 at 18:18

Financial advice from an accredited financial adviser will improve your chances of retiring in comfort, the Sanlam Benchmark Survey of retirement funds suggests.

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You may get a lower pension than you think
April 10 2015 at 18:21

The Alexander Forbes Pension Index, which shows projected pensions according to expected returns on retirement savings, paints a sobering picture.

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Umbrella fund rebuild ‘taking too long’
April 2 2015 at 18:39

The time it is taking to reconstruct the records of a troubled umbrella provident fund is prejudicing members, the Pension Funds Adjudicator says.

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Retirement isn’t all about the money
March 27 2015 at 18:18

Financial security is vital in retirement, but having enough money does not in itself guarantee that you will be content.

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Bid to free up unclaimed pension benefits
March 20 2015 at 18:32

The liquidator of a pension fund is attempting to overturn a regulation that effectively ties up unclaimed benefits in perpetuity. The implications of a successful application will be far-reaching.

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Plan to nudge you to preserve retirement savings
March 6 2015 at 19:51

The Treasury’s Olano Makhubela explained to pension lawyers recently the government’s thinking on some deviations from its original plans for retirement reform.

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Retirement funds ‘continue to misbehave’
March 6 2015 at 19:48

Muvhango Lukhaimane, the Pension Funds Adjudicator, recently told pension lawyers that some funds and administrators continue to break the law with impunity.

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