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Every week, join Paige Estritori for the Superannuation News Wrap, where we delve into the latest developments in the Australian Superannuation industry.

Through meticulous research and analysis, we bring you original articles on the most significant news items from the past week, carefully curated for Australian business and personal consumers.

Our podcast distills the essence of complex superannuation updates into digestible summaries, highlighting the information that matters most to you.

Whether you\'re planning for retirement, managing your super fund, or simply keen to stay informed on superannuation trends, the Superannuation News Wrap is your go-to source for insightful, relevant, and up-to-date superannuation news..

Welcome to Our News Podcasts! Dive into the latest episode from any of our 5 podcasts ... or explore our archive for topics that interest you.

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In the latest Superannuation News Wrap by Financial Services Online, major highlights include the new role of financial advisors following the July 2022 introduction of the Retirement Income Covenant.

With variations seen in superannuation fund trustees' compliance, advisors are urged to educate clients on diverse market-linked and guaranteed options.

The Law Council of Australia has expressed concerns about the possible negative impact on judicial career prospects from proposed tax changes to federal judge pensions.

From July 2024, super fund contributors can look forward to a near 10% increase in maximum contribution caps, potentially offsetting living costs and wage stagnation.

New parents may benefit from the less-known superannuation co-contribution scheme for life insurance.

Lastly, local superannuation fund Rest has joined forces with Fidelity International's LOGICs Fund on a green initiative to refurbish logistics in Western Europe with a focus on zero carbon emissions.n.

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