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Australian rugby captain joins Stockspot
Former Australian rugby captain and NAB senior manager Stirling Mortlock has joined robo-adviser Stockspot as a consultant. Write comment (0 Read more
Labor pledges to extend royal commission
The federal opposition's proposed royal commission into banking and financial services would be extended to corporate regulators as well under a plan Read more
ANZ Wealth launches active lifestyle program
ANZ Wealth has launched a pilot program to incentivise active lifestyles among OneCare customers. Write comment (0 Comments) Read more
Stop ‘lobbing grenades’, AFA tells FSC event
AFA CEO Philip Kewin has lashed out at critics of the financial advice profession, telling the FSC Leaders Summit that industry executives, politicianRead more
CPA members lose legal protections nationwide
CPA members in public practice across Australia have now lost a crucial legal protection due in part to a conflict of interest arising from the establRead more
ASIC fines Financial Choice
ASIC has handed down a $21,000 penalty to self-licensed firm Financial Choice for false and misleading representations. Write comment (20 ComRead more
ASIC s923A crackdown boosts IFA interest
The regulator’s recent clarification of s923A of the Corporations Act has triggered an uptick in the number of enquiries for more information on hoRead more
Treasury releases super changes bill
The government has released draft legislation outlining changes to the superannuation system, aimed at beefing up prudential regulation. WriteRead more
Morningstar questions Medcraft 'hand grenade'
Research house analysts have been puzzled by the timing of outgoing ASIC chairman Greg Medcraft’s strongly-worded condemnation of hybrid securities.Read more
Aussie robo-adviser expands to Europe
Ignition Wealth has announced its plans to expand into the European market, appointing a senior executive in Ireland. Write comment (0 CommenRead more
IFAs drive managed accounts growth
Independent and non-aligned financial advisers are leading the trend towards managed accounts, which have grown in popularity for the fifth year in a Read more
Advice market ‘ripe for disruption’ from overseas
Growing international interest is set to “shake up” the Australian advice sector as overseas firms bring longer-term business strategies, a strongRead more
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