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Final AFCA deadline warning for AFSL holders
The corporate regulator has given a final notice to licensee holders to notify the Australian Financial Complaints Authority of their membership beforRead more
Simplified product disclosure a likely Hayne RC outcome
There will be a significant move towards simplifying product disclosure laws largely as a result of the Hayne royal commission, says one consultant. Read more
AMP backs advice model despite potential 17-year remediation
AMP says it will continue to stand by its vertically-integrated advice model despite the possibility of remediating a client 17 years after being charRead more
Adviser guide to ethical investment released
AXA Investment Managers has partnered with the Responsible Investment Association Australasia to launch its new adviser guide to responsible and ethicRead more
AMP advisers didn’t know to provide service for fees
AMP admits that a number of its advisers didn’t understand they needed to provide services in exchange for fees after switching to a fee-for-serviceRead more
NAB CEO looks to FSC for answers over advice failures
NAB chief executive Andrew Thorburn has told the royal commission that the Financial Services Council is working on an "industry solution" after the CRead more
Synchron responds to FASEA standards
Synchron has expressed cautious support for the FASEA continuing professional development standards, which were recently unveiled. Write commeRead more
Vision Super makes divestment move
Industry super fund Vision Super has announced it will divest from tobacco, thermal coal and tar sands producers on top of its existing exclusion of Read more
ASIC flags adviser register deadline
The corporate regulator has reminded advisers to make sure they are on their adviser register by the end of this year, before new professional standarRead more
Value a more crucial factor in advice
The future of financial advice will be more focused on the value being delivered to clients regardless of whether the business is aligned or non-alignRead more
More Aussies borrowing for online investments
A report from Investment Trends has found that more Australians are leaning towards gearing to finance online investments. Write comment (0 CRead more
ASIC ‘not naming enough names’
ASIC has been challenged at the royal commission for not publicly naming AFSL holders and insurers within misconduct case studies in its publications.Read more
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