John Brogden

Type: Person
Name: John Brogden
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

‘If you can’t talk, walk’

THE community is being asked to step ‘‘out of the shadows’’ of suicide, and instead come together to work towards prevention. THE community is being asked to step ‘‘out of the shadows’’ of suicide, and instead come together to work towards prevention. ... [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Reaching out to beat the black dog

AS the rural community reels at the tragic news of an apparent family murder-suicide on a Riverina farm, Suicide Prevention Australia is encouraging everyone to "reach out and connect" on http://wspd.org.au/about/World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) t ... [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

MySuper brings down super fees

MySuper has set a new low benchmark for super fees, which could drop even further with the right policy support, the Financial Services Council (FSC) has said.Although Australian superannuation fees were already comparatively low on a global scale at ... [Published Financial Observer - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Talking reduces stigma

IT’S time to bring suicide into the open, according to Lifeline chairman John Brogden. IT’S time to bring suicide into the open, according to Lifeline chairman John Brogden. Lifeline’s Out of the Shadows and Into the Light walks will raise awareness for ... [Published The North West Star - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Talking to your child about suicide

When someone is experiencing thoughts and feelings of ending their life it can be overwhelming and frightening but experts say stepping up and having a tough conversation might help save a life.On average seven Australians take their own life each day, ... [Published Australian Women's Weekly - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Govt must prioritise retirement system framework

The Actuaries Institute has urged the federal government to adopt a comprehensive retirement income framework to manage all the arising issues relating to the sustainable financing of Australia’s ageing population.In its second submission to the Financial ... [Published Financial Observer - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Super fees gnaw at members’ minds

John BrogdenAlmost three-quarters of super members believe super funds, their fees and the way they work are not transparent enough, according to a report.The FSC-ING Direct Superannuation Sentiment Index 2014 showed 71 per cent believe this to be true, ... [Published Super Review - Sep 02 2014]
Entities: John Brogden, Index, Climate
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Body needed to monitor adviser competency: FSC

The financial advice sector is in need of change and a new should lead the transformation, according to the (FSC). The new body would oversee the development of competency standards, adviser education and the register of advisers, the FSC proposed in ... [Published Financial Standard - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Supers returns renew faith (The West Australian)

Bumper investor returns have not only boosted the balance of Australian superannuation funds, they have also helped reduce retirement anxiety among Australians.An annual study of attitudes to super has found the proportion of Australians worried they ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Impartiality of FWC Expert Panel challenged again

The impartiality of the 's two Expert Panels has again been challenged, with calling on member Tim Harcourt to resign on the grounds that he is "biased towards the Labor Party."While Harcourt is a member of the annual wage review rather than the superannuation ... [Published Financial Standard - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Former Opposition leader shares his battle with depression

BATTLING the Black Dog is a fight John Brogden, like thousands of Australians, has struggled with for years.As the youngest ever opposition leader, Mr Brogden spiralled into depression and attempted suicide after resigning in 2005. He has put those dark ... [Published Byron Shire News - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

Australia needs a financial services agency: FSC

John BrogdenThe Financial Services Council (FSC) has called for a new Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) commissioner to look after international regulatory issues.In its submission to the Financial Services Inquiry (FSI), the FSC ... [Published Super Review - Aug 28 2014]

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"all the research shows today that you are better to talk about it than to not talk about it" Brogden says
"mysuper has meant that retail funds are aggressively competing in the default space and that wasn't always the case, but retail funds are not going to be outcompeted by industry funds in mysuper" the (FSC) chief executive John Brogden said

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Media Advisory - Investment Funds Industry Lead... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 16 2014]
‘If you can’t talk, walk’ [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Sep 16 2014]
Reaching out to beat the black dog [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
MySuper brings down super fees [Published Financial Observer - Sep 15 2014]
Talking reduces stigma [Published The North West Star - Sep 10 2014]
Reaching out to beat the black dog [Published Stock & Land - Sep 10 2014]
Talking to your child about suicide [Published Australian Women's Weekly - Sep 09 2014]
Govt must prioritise retirement system framework [Published Financial Observer - Sep 08 2014]
Super fees drop as fund war rolls on [Published Financial Standard - Sep 08 2014]
Senate machinations too difficult to decipher? ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 05 2014]
How to beat the super freeze [Published Brisbane Times - Sep 05 2014]
Death of mining tax not so super [Published Trading Room - Sep 05 2014]
More aboard Asia funds export bandwagon [Published Financial Observer - Sep 03 2014]
'Super freeze not a pay rise guarantee' [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 03 2014]
Industry united in condemnation of SG delay [Published Money Management - Sep 03 2014]
Mining tax deal further delays SG rise [Published Financial Observer - Sep 02 2014]
SG frozen till 2021, industry 'dismayed' [Published Financial Standard - Sep 02 2014]
Mining tax repealed as legislation passes Senat... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 02 2014]
ASIC must deliver answers on churn [Published Money Management - Sep 02 2014]
Super fees gnaw at members’ minds [Published Super Review - Sep 02 2014]
Body needed to monitor adviser competency: FSC [Published Financial Standard - Sep 02 2014]
Australia needs a new competency standard for f... [Published Noodls - Sep 02 2014]
Supers returns renew faith (The West Australian) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 01 2014]
Impartiality of FWC Expert Panel challenged again [Published Financial Standard - Aug 29 2014]
FWC 'expert' under pressure to stand down [Published InvestorDaily - Aug 28 2014]
Former Opposition leader shares his battle with... [Published Byron Shire News - Aug 28 2014]
Super members happier but confused by fees [Published Financial Observer - Aug 28 2014]
Australia needs a financial services agency: FSC [Published Super Review - Aug 28 2014]
FSC: Appoint an ASIC commissioner for internati... [Published Financial Standard - Aug 28 2014]
Super fund boss attacks banks' pension plans [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 28 2014]
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