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Wednesday, 6 December 2023 • Four Seasons, Sydney • Welcome reception: 6:30pm • Official start: 7:00pm • Black tie

Recognising the best and brightest individuals and firms across Australian independent financial advice

Wednesday, 6 December 2023 • Four Seasons, Sydney • Welcome reception: 6:30pm • Official start: 7:00pm • Black tie

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It’s your time to shine

SUBMIT NOW and take the first step to being recognised as one of Australia’s leading professionals and businesses in financial advice. Don’t miss your chance to win a coveted ifa Excellence Award at the finance industry’s night of nights.

Held in December in Sydney, the black-tie gala event will showcase the depth of talent of the nation’s leading professionals and businesses in the financial advice industry while affirming the sector’s essential role in supporting the expansion of Australia.

For more information on the awards program, click here, or to start your submission today, click here.

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About the Awards

Don’t miss your chance to win this coveted award and reap the benefits of a prestigious accolade.

The most anticipated awards program of the year, the ifa Excellence Awards, is back and once again bringing you an unparalleled awards program that identifies the top businesses and professionals in the financial services industry across the nation.

Winning an ifa Excellence Award will be a desirable accolade for both individuals and businesses seeking to forge their role in the finance industry and pinpoint professional development and innovation. Take the first step to being recognised at a national level and build a reputation for excellence.

The awards are open to all businesses operating in Australia supporting the industry, from the profession’s most senior ranks through to its rising stars, from start-ups to established to transformed businesses.

Get ready to celebrate in style with the 2023 black-tie gala event that will bring together leaders to celebrate the achievements and excellence of the industry’s best and brightest.

Don’t miss your chance to win this coveted award and reap the benefits of a prestigious accolade.

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Event date: Wednesday, 6 December 2023
Venue: Four Seasons, Sydney
Welcome reception: Commences 6:30pm
Official event start: 7:00pm
Dress: Black tie

Why enter the ifa Excellence Awards 2023?

Gain national recognition and elevate your business above the rest as up-and-coming names in your industry and across Australia.

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Set yourself apart and strengthen your position in the industry by elevating your personal brand with these awards. Be recognised as one of Australia’s top independent financial advisers and gain the credibility to unlock new career opportunities.
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Reap the rewards of PR opportunities and promotion across Australia’s top, high-profile independent financial adviser publication, ifa, that will help you thrive beyond the awards. Winners will be given the opportunity for press coverage, interviews, professional photos and exclusive collateral, making it easy for you to promote yourself or your business as one of Australia’s best in the industry.
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With a judging panel including academics, business executives, entrepreneurs and innovators, an ifa Excellence Award is peer-reviewed recognition of your capabilities in financial advice and passion for driving the industry forward.

How to enter the awards:

Decide which categories you are eligible to go into. Review the categories here.

Register your account through our secure awards platform. Register and log in here.

Fill in the details of your submission/s. Review the judging process here.

When you’re happy with your submission, press save and lodge it!

Key dates to remember:

14 September

Nominations and submissions open

Nominations closed.

13 October

Submissions close

Please contact Natalie Phan on 0493 596 124 or via email if you have any questions or need help lodging your submission.

9 November

Finalists announced and tickets on sale

Make sure you are registered to the ifa bulletin to receive updates.

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6 December

Awards ceremony

Don’t miss out on the industry’s networking evening of the year in Sydney.

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