The negative impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) are continuing to impact the global economy and the wellbeing of Australians.
During this crisis, we know many people have fallen on tough times and we are helping by providing sound financial guidance, support and education (at no cost) through our IOOF Community offer.
The Government continues to announce and review initiatives to help individuals and businesses at this uncertain time.
If you are or your business is struggling during this unprecedented time or you have any questions, please contact us or your financial adviser. If you don’t have an adviser we can put you in touch with one.
Since the dramatic share market lows of March 2020, the market has rallied by over 30% (S&P 500 – US Share Market).Read more
COVID-19 has shaken society and caused immeasurable human tragedy.Read more
If you are financially impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, you can apply for early access to your superRead more
How are the US and China currently placed in tackling the deep global recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic? Will these global superpowers ‘reboot’ and boost global share market returns?Read more
2019 was an unusually strong year for returns with risk assets such as shares and defensive assets such as government bonds both delivering returns well above their long-run averages.Read more
ScamWatch, a division of the ACCC that helps protect Australians from scams, has reported an increase in scams since the Coronavirus crisis began.Read more
Dan Farmer, Chief Investment Officer, provides an update on how the Coronavirus has impacted investment markets.Read more
The Government has announced changes to help minimise the impact of current economic conditions on retirees.Read more
On 30 March 2020, the Federal Government announced the introduction of the JobKeeper Payment.Read more
While it can be hard to stay in the market when share prices go down, now is not the time to panic.Read more
Individuals affected by the coronavirus can access up to $10,000 of their superannuation in 2019-20 and a further $10,000 in 2020-21.Read more
In response to the economic impact of the Coronavirus, the Government has announced a number of initiatives to help individuals and businesses at this uncertain time.Read more
It can be hard to stay in the market when share prices plummet but now is not the time to panic.Read more
As the rate of COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases rises, uncertainty about the economic consequences has hit share markets hard. Here’s our assessment of what’s happening and our investment view.Read more
Ensuring the safety, health and welfare of our people and our clients.Read more