December 10, 2018

Time to focus on risk-adjusted returns

Investors are not always getting the full story when they read investment performance reports, which often fail to report on the impact of volatility and capital […]
August 13, 2018

We need to get a better handle on retirement spending

Retirees, their financial planners and super funds are going about their retirement income planning the wrong way because they are underestimating the big fall-off in retiree […]
May 21, 2018

Better understanding of retirement cost of living needed

When actuarial consultant Milliman looked at the spending patterns of 300,000 retirees it found that the median annual spend for a couple fell by 36.7 per […]
April 23, 2018

Sizing up the downsizing scheme

Consulting and actuarial firm Milliman has run the numbers on the Government’s new home downsizing scheme and found that it is more likely to help couples […]
February 26, 2018


More than half of Australian retirees are spending less than the age pension each year, according to new research. The latest Milliman Retirement Expectations and Spending […]