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Research report
The future of retirement income, ASFA and State Street Global Advisors, March 2015
Submission to ATO
Consultation on draft versions of Superannuation Data and Payment Standards schedules
Submission to The Treasury
Fairer taxation of excess non-concessional contributions reforms - Regulations

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.