Regional Focus | Australia

Banking royal commission could be a superannuation sting that backfires By business editor Ian Verrender [video width="1024" height="576" mp4="https://whitmorecapital.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Malcolm-Turnbull-announces-a-Royal-Commission-into-the-banking-system-1.mp4"][/video] Updated 4 Dec 2017, 5:30am Capitulation? Not quite. More a tactical retreat. The Prime Minister may have been dragged "kicking and screaming" to a royal commission into banking, but not before lobbing a...

Government's superannuation bill 'precisely the wrong model', says expert By Stephen Long Updated 4 Dec 2017, 5:43am One of Australia's leading authorities on the superannuation system has accused bank-run super funds of "looting" workers' retirement savings for profit, and criticised the Federal Government's "bizarre" targeting of the not-for-profit industry super...