It’s sad to see Cosatu’s Jan Mahlangu depart from the retirementfund
scene. The circumstances, however, leave much to be desired. Read more...
In the Lifecare matter, Alexander Forbes is settling with the curator
while Sanlam has been granted indemnity from prosecution. Now to
be seen is which one will first get to tell on the other. Read more...
The fees look excessive. FSB chief Dube Tshidi explains how they’re
computed. Is there another way? Read more...
Ceppwawu determined to control pension fund;
Ombudsman Galgut faults policy costs and
disclosures; Treating customers fairly;
Rob Rusconi goes executive; Desmond Smith
honoured; Need for a government actuaries’
department; Findings of Old Mutual funds’
survey; Lessons in behavioural finance;
Launch of AfriSIF. Read more...
Sustainability is the new buzzword. Gradually, it’s developing serious
momentum. The pressure is on. Pension funds, and their managers,
have a central responsibility to make themselves felt as long-term
More on sustainability: the Coca-Cola model.
Meet unionist Prabir Badal,
a trustee with a mission.
Essential steps to promote financial democracy.
Stokvels are big. Their combined savings equate those of a
significant pension fund. Perhaps they can partially be adapted
for longer-term investment.
When pension funds show signs of distress, and how to
A legal volume satisfies a real need in the pensions industry.
Independence in the context of the ASISA Academy relationship
with Today’s Trustee.
Dispute on whether NBC was pushed or jumped.
A catch in the way that clever politicians target pensions.