2009 News

December 23, 2009

Category: Miscellaneous

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Cumpston Sarjeant wishes you a merry Christmas and happy New Year. Our office is closed from 1pm on December 24, and re-opens on January 4.

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December 1, 2009

Category: Legal

Expert actuarial evidence

Three of our directors have written a chapter on Actuarial evidence for the Thomson Reuters publication "Expert Evidence". A copy of our chapter is available here

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September 30, 2009

Category: Legal

2010 life expectancies, multipliers and deferral factors

We have published updated life expectancies, as at 2010. The publication also provides weekly mulipliers to death, to specific retirement ages, and for fixed terms. This year we have also included deferral factors. The PDF is available here

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July 28, 2009

Category: Superannuation

Section 295-390 calculator

We have developed an Excel based, 295-390 Certificate calculator that can be found here. It provides indicative figures of the exempt proportion of unsegregated superannuation funds as well as minimum and maximum pension limits for Allocated and Account based pensions.

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July 21, 2009

Category: Legal

Cost of investment management

We have updated our cost of investment management publication, to include costs under the Public Trustee in Tasmania.

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April 29, 2009

Category: Superannuation

Actuarial certificate services

We have updated the text on our Self Managed Superannuation Fund page. We discuss common mistakes occurring in SMSFs.

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April 7, 2009

Category: Legal

Updated dependency percentages

We have updated our publication which provides dependency percentages. The updated publication uses more recent data, and provides estimates for one-parent families. The publication is available here.

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March 12, 2009

Category: Miscellaneous

Corey Plover FIAA

We would like to congratulate Corey Plover on qualifying as a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

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