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Super Alert – 26 November 2021

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. This week, APRA released a discussion paper on financial resilience, and its Deputy Chair, Helen Rowell, delivered a speech calling for greater innovation to improve post-retirement outcomes. Treasury published a report reviewing AFCA’s effectiveness and also released draft exposure legislation in relation to modernising business … Read more

Product labelling – challenges when successful craft products are acquired by bigger fish


Posted By on 23/11/21

Beverage conglomerate, Lion, has acquired Fermentum Group, owner of boutique craft beer label, Stone & Wood. The transaction required the approval of the ACCC, with the regulator announcing on 4 November 2021 that it will not oppose the deal. The acquisition continues a trend in the craft brewery market, with many small producers acquired by … Read more

Super Alert – 19 November 2021

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. This week, APRA published its finalised revision of SPS 250 Insurance in Superannuation and SPG 250 Insurance in Superannuation, while ASIC has commenced consultations in relation to consumer remediation and superannuation retirement calculators. The Attorney-General’s Department also issued a media release in relation to the … Read more

Super Alert – 12 November 2021

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. This week, regulations to support the portfolio holdings disclosure rules were registered and ASIC published guidance for advisers in relation to records of advice. APRA updated its FAQs in relation to the Superannuation Data Transformation project and also issued a media release encouraging super members … Read more