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  1. Business - Money - PENSIONS

    MPF back in profit as markets rally

    Posted May 04th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com April sees retirement fund bounce back to black after losses over previous 2 months MPF back in profit as markets rally The Mandatory Provident Fund, covering ... fund, the only type of fund to record a loss, of 1.95 per cent. It was also the worst performer over the first four months, losing 4.31 per cent. The second-worst performers were the nine MPF ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1229630/mpf-back-profit-markets-rally
  2. Employees require investment incentives

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis Viewed by the government as an important cornerstone of Hong Kong's retirement planning processes, the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF), which has about HK$350 billion under management, is still regarded with indifference by many employees who make their monthly contributions. Last year's Towers Watson MPF Survey revealed that while most employees believe present ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/742450/employees-require-investment-incentives
  3. News - Hong Kong - RETIREMENT

    Bosses 'using workers' MPF accounts like piggy banks', say unionists

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 04:02am by Ernest Kao

    ... bosses use MPF like a piggy bank Unionists say bosses are treating workers' compulsory retirement savings accounts like a "piggy bank" by dipping into them to fund severance ... is unfair and is ruining the image of and trust in the [MPF] system," said Federation of Trade Unions lawmaker Tang Ka-piu. "Our concern is that if [the administration] cannot suggest any ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1398515/bosses-using-workers-mpf-accounts-piggy-banks-say-unionists
  4. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    MPF drops for a second month, erases January gains

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Retirement scheme's funds fail to build on last year's performance, with recent declines reflecting nervousness over global economy MPF loses money ... a good chunk of the 2.61 per cent gains in January. With the March performance, the first-quarter MPF returns stand at a modest 1.74 per cent. It follows strong gains averaging 12.07 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1205800/mpf-loses-money-second-month
  5. Business - Comment - WHITE COLLAR

    Time to stop bosses dipping their fingers into the MPF

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Unfair rules still allow companies to make redundancy payments from MPF contributions Time to stop bosses dipping fingers into MPF The government has finally ... the MPF, for the simple reason that the scheme from the beginning was designed in a way that gave the bosses more say than the workers. The MPF requires the employer and the employee to each ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1138260/time-stop-bosses-dipping-their-fingers-mpf
  6. Business

    Winners come up with practical solutions for clients

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by John Cremer

    ... is realistic and forward-looking. "For instance, in the first round case study, I recommended that my client use a cost-effective investment vehicle, such as the MPF, which is relatively ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1584069/winners-come-practical-solutions-clients
  7. Business - Money - PENSIONS

    Legco support for plans to cut back on MPF charges

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Greater use of electronic payments and a cap on fees among suggestions raised by authority Legco support for plans to cut back on MPF charges Most lawmakers support the pension regulator's plan to bring in measures to cut management fees for the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF). During the monthly meeting of the Legislative Council's financial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1122441/legco-support-plans-cut-back-mpf-charges
  8. News - Hong Kong - PENSIONS

    Labour advisory panel backs MPF changes

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Panel supports move that will put more money into 70,000 low income earners' pockets, but the higher earners will have to contribute more New Mpf Levels win Backing of board A government advisory body has backed a plan that would save 70,000 low-income people from having to contribute to their MPF accounts while 400,000 would have to pay more. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1129621/labour-advisory-panel-backs-mpf-changes
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    First, let's provide for the elderly poor in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by Philip Bowring

    ... to be addressed. They are linked but have very different time scales. One is elderly poverty. The other is a scheme to provide for the future that meshes with the MPF. The most urgent is to address ... retirement, because they are the ones who built most of the surpluses. For the future, there should be a gradually increasing reliance on the MPF- except that its still-high costs make it a poor ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1579301/first-lets-provide-elderly-poor-hong-kong
  10. MPF discipline helps investors rise above short-term volatility

    Posted Sep 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong The main achievement of the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) programme has been to impose investment discipline on policyholders, allowing them to benefit from the long-term growth of the market, according to Mark Konyn, chief executive at Allianz Dresdner Asset Management, one of Hong Kong's 20 MPF providers. 'Most investors tend to be attracted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/470562/mpf-discipline-helps-investors-rise-above-short-term-volatility

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