The spread of COVID-19 is first and foremost a health crisis and our thoughts are with all those dealing with the direct impacts. The virus, and the world’s reaction, have also destabilised financial market causing concern to investors. AMP is here to support advisers and the critical work you’re doing during these challenging times with access to financial hardship assistance for clients, expert market and investment insights, regulatory updates, modelling tools, resources and investment choice. AMP is also helping clients with support and insights, see our client hub here.
TapIn: COVID-19 income support measures extended
22 July 2020
The government announced extensions and changes to the JobKeeper Payment and the JobSeeker Payment arrangements.
Shares climb a “wall of worry” - but is it sustainable?
10 June 2020
AMP Capital’s Chief Economist, Shane Oliver, looks at what the share market outlook means for Australian investors.
Early release of super client communication
20 May 2020
The Federal Government is providing temporary early access to super for people experiencing financial hardship.
Impact of COVID-19 on buy/sell transaction costs
20 May 2020
As COVID-19 is having a significant impact on global markets, the buy / sell spreads needed to be changed to reflect the increased market transaction costs.
Public debt due to the Coronavirus: can we afford it?
13 May 2020
Dr Shane Oliver looks how the Australian Government will pay for its coronavirus response.
Why super and growth assets must be long-term investments
28 April 2020
AMP Capital’s Chief Economist, Shane Oliver, looks at what COVID-19 market volatility means for Australian super investors.
ASIC grants relief to provide affordable advice
14 April 2020
ASIC has announced relief measures that will assist in providing consumers with affordable and timely advice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
AMP Capital COVID-19 insights
AMP Capital economic and market insights, after the bell podcast and webinars.
Tips and tools
Superannuation early access scams
10 June 2020
A fact sheet from the ACCC provides tips on how to avoid superannuation scams.
Mental health and COVID19
AMP Life’s Mental Health Specialist team have put together some tips to help you stay mentally healthy.
Retirement Modelling Tool
If you’re looking to revisit your client’s retirement strategy, AMP’s Retirement Modelling Tool can help you compare 900 MyNorth Pension, Centrelink and other retirement product strategies.
Guarantees to help protect your clients’ accounts
MyNorth Guarantees can help clients protect their investments from downside market risks, while still participating in any market upside.
We’re here to help
If your AMP client is experiencing hardship, we'll take the time to listen, understand their situation and do our best to help. Like many organisations, we’re seeing a significant increase in clients and advisers getting in touch. Our teams are working hard to help but we’re experiencing some impact to service times through our contact centres and operational teams at peak periods.
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