Policy & Research Archive

2016 AIST Research

Monday, 19 December 2016

AIST/WIS 2016 Women’s Super Summit report

AIST and Women in Super (WIS) held the second Women’s Super Summit in Melbourne on Friday 18th November, 2016 to look at ways to close the super gender gap. This report is a summary of the presenta...

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Thursday, 1 December 2016

RG97: Disclosing fees and costs

This report examines how RG97 addresses the key objectives of providing consumer protection, the impact RG97 may have on asset allocations, and examines specific RG97 issues associated with estimat...

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Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Lifecycle MySuper Product Fees

This research investigates the relationship between MySuper asset allocations, investment fees and member outcomes. It concludes that the majority of funds use a fixed asset allocation that does n...

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Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Expenditure patterns in retirement

This research, which examines spending patterns of Australians, finds that the expenditure of most retirees is modest, regardless of their level of income. The research – commissioned by AIST and c...

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