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  1. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    How to get the best MPF funds

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com Returns on MPF funds vary widely and finding a good provider can be a minefield, says Jasper Moiseiwitsch The best paid plans Thinking about changing your MPF plan? The recently implemented portability scheme gives you some freedom to move. And, as you search through fund data, you will notice there is much to choose from. ...

  2. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    Warning on unscrupulous MPF pitches

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Warning on unscrupulous MPF sales pitches Hongkongers should guard against unscrupulous sales practices under the new scheme that allows people to choose their Mandatory Provident Fund service provider, a legislator warns. Accountancy sector representative Kenneth Leung Kai-cheong said people needed to be on their guard as about 30,000 MPF agents tried ...

  3. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    Battle on to lure Hong Kong MPF switchers

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com MPF providers use tactics including ice cream vans and smartphone apps in early skirmishes aimed at increasing their share of the market Battle begins to lure ... The MPF requires workers and employers to each pay 5 per cent of salary, up to a combined HK$2,500 a month, to MPF schemes run by banks, insurers and fund companies. Since the MPF was set up ...

  4. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    The Week Explained: MPF Choice

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... of the MPF contribution. The employer's contribution will remain in the hands of whichever company they selected for this purpose in the first place. So far, so bad but what is not generally ... be transferred; all new payments will have to go to the original fund selected by the employer although they too can be moved after a year and, assuming that MPF contributors have the energy to do so, ...

  5. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    MPF changes first step on road to reforms

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com 'Semi-free walk' which begins tomorrow is the first stage of more proposed reforms aimed at aiding the worker, says the MPFA's Diana Chan MPF ... investment choice. The Consumer Council earlier this month released a survey indicating MPF investment funds had average fees of 1.73 per cent, higher than overseas markets which charged as low ...

  6. Business - Money - MPF REFORM

    Half the battle

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Nicky Burridge

    ... Nicky Burridge moneypost@scmp.com Long-awaited changes to the MPF allow employees to pick their own fund provider, but fall well short of giving them full control, writes Nicky Burridge ... the government made people's participation in the plan mandatory and, furthermore, let employers choose the MPF trust and fund manager used by employees. This resulted in bad outcomes for some. ...



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