Things you should know:
Lifestream Guaranteed Income is issued by The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Limited (CMLA) ABN 12 004 021 809 AFSL 235035. ‘CommInsure’ is used under licence by CMLA. Please view our Financial Services Guide. A Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) for the Lifestream Guaranteed Income annuity is available by clicking here.
Neither the AIA Group nor the Commonwealth Bank of Australia Group (excluding CMLA) nor their subsidiaries, guarantee Lifestream Guaranteed Income annuities or the repayment of capital or interest by CMLA. Investments in Lifestream Guaranteed Income annuities are not deposits or other liabilities of the AIA Group nor the Commonwealth Bank of Australia Group (excluding CMLA) nor their subsidiaries.
CMLA has entered into a Joint Cooperation Agreement with AIA Australia Limited (AIA) and Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) for the joint operation of the CMLA and AIA businesses. AIA is part of the AIA Group, the largest publicly listed life insurance group in the Asia Pacific region with a presence in 18 markets. Whilst CBA will remain the ultimate shareholder of CMLA, under the terms of the Joint Cooperation Agreement AIA will have an appropriate level of direct management and oversight of the CMLA business.
This is general information only and does not take into account your individual objectives, financial situation or needs. You should assess whether the information is appropriate for you and consider talking to a financial adviser before making any investment decision. To apply for an annuity you need to complete the application process described in the PDS. The offer made in the PDS is only available to persons receiving the PDS within Australia. Applications from outside Australia will not be accepted.
Taxation considerations are general and based on present taxation laws and may be subject to change. CMLA is not a registered tax (financial) adviser under the Tax Agent Services Act 2009. You should seek tax advice from a registered tax agent or a registered tax (financial) adviser if you intend to rely on information, to satisfy the liabilities or obligations or claim entitlements that arise, or could arise, under a taxation law.