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ECF3211 Superannuation and Retirement Planning
Credit Points: 15
ECF2226 Investment Finance II
This unit considers retirement income planning from the perspectives of both the individual and the wider economy. The unit examines approaches employed worldwide for retirement income provision with a particular focus on the Australian superannuation system. The history of age pension provision internationally will be provided with consideration of issues associated with changing demographic profiles. The examination of the superannuation industry in Australia will focus on industry structure, relevant legislation, retirement income products and taxation.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAAIFinance Major
MIAAAFProfessional Finance Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2008 VET: 31/03/2008