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  1. Company's strength eases fears in crisis

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... well served by the Mandatory Provident Fund? Is it not cumbersome? The MPF caters to the basic retirement needs of the working population. The Tower Watson's 2010 MPF Annual Report shows the net MPF contributions since the system's launch total HK$277.52 billion; yet the net MPF asset value is HK$365.44 billion. This means the net investment return on the MPF is HK$87.92 ...

  2. Members weigh options

    Posted Aug 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to make the MPF scheme more attractive. He says 'the government and the market must give incentives.' Besides tax rebates to lure the end users to contribute more on a voluntary basis, ... Kenrick Chung, director for MPF business development at Convoy Financial Services, an independent financial advisory firm. He says if half of Hong Kong's account holders chose to move ...

  3. Making sure the shoe fits

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... building a retirement nest outside the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF). 'I used this case because it is a common scenario,' Ho says. 'The mother was worried about the future, ... a home in the same area, rather than renting. He also spelt out that MPF savings alone would not see her through a lengthy retirement. 'For me, the key was to keep the case simple,' Ho ...

  4. Shifty insurance outfits exploit job seekers and damage HK's reputation

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... products but have no insurance themselves, nor are they part of the MPF fund. I have also learned that many employees are put on one sales team then transferred to another, in another district. ...

  5. Sun always shines for planners

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... proposals.' She notes, too, that the launch of the employee choice arrangement for Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) accounts will focus extra attention on scheme performance and what best suits ...

  6. Planning for retirement

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Kong's Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF), where both employer and employee make regular contributions to a personal retirement fund. Like the MPF, the EA is considered a defined contribution system ...

  7. Fabulous four make championship round

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba, Raymond Ma

    ... Five. Qualifications: Licensed insurance agent, MPF intermediary, HKMA registered securities staff Insurance sector Cathy Wong Siu-fong Senior financial adviser, Manulife. Years of financial planning experience: Six. Qualifications: Licensed MPF intermediary and insurance agent, CFP, CPA. Education: Bachelor of business, majoring in accounting from Swinburne University of Technology, ...

  8. Win demonstrates dedication of staff

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... 'For long-term wealth management, Hong Kong people are also increasingly aware that a single pension plan, such as MPF, is unlikely to assure reasonable prosperity into old age- especially ...

  9. Plan to live long and prosper

    Posted May 27th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... But people are now aware that their Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) contributions may not be enough to ensure a long and comfortable retirement and are planning their finances for different phases ...

  10. Banks muscling in on the life market

    Posted Aug 24th 2007, 12:00am by John Church

    ... accounts there's no doubt. Things like MPF help the banks because they can make it simple for the company payroll. From there they will move into areas like company medical plans and so on. ...



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