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Report
The equity and sustainability of government assistance for retirement income in Australia
Submission to ASIC
Report 391 – ASIC’s deregulatory initiatives
Submission to AUSTRAC
Draft Rules amending the electronic safe harbour procedures for customers

ASFA’s policy and research teams between them bring over 250 years experience in superannuation, policy-making, investment, financial services, SMSFs, taxation and regulation.

Producing research specifically developed for public policy development around superannuation and retirement, as well as submissions, papers and through active discussion, ASFA stimulates debate in industry and government on key superannuation issues.

  • ASFA Retirement Standard

    The ASFA Retirement Standard benchmarks the annual budget needed by Australians to fund either a comfortable or modest standard of living in the post-work years.

  • FTSE Australia Index Series

    The FTSE ASFA Australia Index Series provides a range of benchmarking solutions for superannuation funds, institutional and retail investors to better align investment decisions with tax positions.

  • Super Reforms

    ASFA believes the Stronger Super reforms are necessary to enable the super industry to better respond to the changing needs of employees and employers.