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  1. Business - Money - PENSIONS

    Insurers claim victory in fight for workers switching MPF providers

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com The sales forces of the insurance companies appear to be winning against the banks after MPF rule changes Insurers claim victory in fight for MPF switchers ... chosen to switch their providers. Other insurers such as Manulife and AXA China Region also have seen growth in their MPF business over the past two months. Manulife did not give number but said ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Play by rules or suffer the consequences

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) schemes, or advising clients on constituent funds or underlying approved pooled investment funds of MPF schemes, are also subject to rules enforced by the MPF Schemes ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Chef finds recipe to succeed in finance planning

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for advising clients on life and medical insurance. I also work with Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) and fund investment. I provide long-term solutions to help clients handle their money and reach ...

  6. Business - Money - INSURANCE

    Hong Kong consumers angry after being sold complex insurance product ILAS

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Nicky Burridge, Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... needs. They say she said she wanted a retirement plan- not to save money for medical bills. They say Leung signed a document saying she wanted a plan to create "extra saving apart from MPF ...

  7. Insurance chief finds value in splashing out

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... These include a strong sales agency force, a banking partner- Citic Ka Wah Bank- and independent financial advisers. We have a strong MPF business, as we offer pension plans for companies while we also provide administrative services for other MPF providers. Do you think the current volatile market will hurt Sun Life's expansion plans in Hong Kong? Do you need to change your product line ...

  8. Expansion fuels recruitment drive

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jan Chan HSBC Insurance is hiring employees to meet its expansion needs. 'We see good momentum for our bancassurance channel and branch sales staff have achieved excellent results in the first quarter this year,' says Polly Yip, head of human resources, Hong Kong, at HSBC Insurance (Asia). 'For our retirement business, we are fully geared to deal with MPF member-choice ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. AXA out to expand in Hong Kong and Asia

    Posted Jul 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Provident Fund (MPF) providers. Harrison said AXA aimed to double its MPF market share from three per cent to six per cent as a result of this change. $56.3b The total, in HK dollars, grossed ...




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