In this episode Nathan and Glenn discuss a recent report released by the Grattan Institute which stated that most people will accumulate enough to meet their needs in retirement. Nathan and Glenn give their take and discuss whether they agree.
The Hayne Royal Commission (RC) into the Banking, Superannuation and financial services industry released its interim report a month or so ago. The revelations of the RC have been widely reported to the dismay and shock of most. The questionable practices of many major corporate institutions have been disgraceful and the lack of action by the regulators unfathomable.
Self-managed super fund trustees have faced challenging times as volatile investment markets complicate the task of building retirement income. HPW Financial Adviser & Director, Nathan Lear quoted in the Australian Financial Review, 13/11/18: