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  1. Turnaround on MPF joke a victory for placard wavers

    Posted Mar 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp I propose to make a one-off injection of HK$6,000 into the MPF accounts of all MPF scheme members. Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, Budget speech, 2011 ... I know the MPF is actually a government scheme. I also know that it was the Tooth Fairy who left a coin under my pillow in place of my loothe tooth when I was a kid. Let's get real. ...

  2. HSBC exec cheers for bancassurance

    Posted Jun 28th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... regarding the MPF scheme to allow employees to choose their own providers. Do you think that will be a threat to HSBC which is now the biggest MPF provider? HSBC was the first provider to offer ... a market share of 32 per cent in the MPF market in the city and we expect we could retain that market share after the government allow members choice next year. What is your expansion plan ...

  3. Industry unsure portability bill will be effective

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Jason Krupp

    ... Jason Krupp The government this month passed into law a significant change to the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) legislation, which will give Hong Kong's pension contributors ... of mind, is a significant challenge for the retirement industry in Hong Kong. With relatively small balances and low contribution rates, people view MPF contributions as a tax deductible rather ...

  4. 120 laid-off employees claim HK$4m from defunct courier

    Posted Oct 14th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... paid for August or last month, and no contributions to their MPF accounts had been made for the past two years. 'Some workers have filed cases with the Labour Department to complain about the company, and some have also lodged cases to the MPF authority,' he said. Mr Wong said the employer had promised to try to sell assets and recover unsettled payments from clients to pay staff. ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Oct 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... MPF affected by crisis, but it has safeguards I am writing in response to the views expressed by James Lee regarding Mandatory Provident Fund investments ('How safe are MPF schemes?', October 17). As a matter of fact, like any other investments, the performance of MPF funds has been affected by the present global financial crisis. That said, we wish to take ...

  6. On the Move

    Posted Aug 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yeung will be responsible for driving and supporting the formulation, management and implementation of MPF business development strategy. She has more than 21 years of experience Juvenia Ho ...

  7. More than apples at stake on compensation

    Posted Feb 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... arrangement, it is going to create more unfair treatment to employees who bought MPF from different providers. Unlike apples, the pension plan and investment-linked policies involve huge amounts ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Feb 05th 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... looking forward to retirement on the proceeds of their MPF fund. Research in Britain shows that millions of investors have their pensions and long-term savings in funds where the managers have ...

  9. Shareholders seen approving HSBC offering

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Provident Fund (MPF) investment funds which are benchmarked against Hong Kong stock indices, said Mr Li, as their portfolio would tend to have exposure to HSBC of as high as 10 per cent, the limit for investing any single stock in an MPF fund. 'In such cases, fund managers have to follow their index and take up the discounted shares offered in the rights issue,' he said. 'They can ...

  10. Tax implication of retirement payments

    Posted Apr 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if retirement lump-sum payments (not from the MPF) are subject to salaries tax in Hong Kong and, if not, do they still have to be declared to the Inland Revenue Department? Annie van Es You haven't ...




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