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Australian equities manager Perennial Value is hoping to take advantage of strong returns from the sub $500 million companies market with the launch of a new microcap strategy.
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The Australian Bankers' Association announced it will commit to the majority of the Khoury Report's proposed banking reforms, promising to raise its code of practice to meet higher standards.
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The Productivity Commission has released its anticipated draft report on alternative default models in superannuation, looking at ways to introduce more competition in a system where members do not exercise fund choice.
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Following research into the future of product innovation and development, Nikko Asset Management Australia has created a new executive role to drive the firm's product agenda.
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KARREN VERGARA  |    12:37PM   Superannuation funds are at risk of potentially losing significant value if trustees don't capture the tax implications or the appropriate structures correctly ahead of the pending 1 July changes, a business advisory expert warns.
KARREN VERGARA   Advisers are urged to register with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) or else risk operating illegally, warns a member.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |    1:01PM   After an extensive review BlackRock has restructured its active equities product offering and affirmed its plans to integrate artificial intelligence, hinting that future jobs will be aligned with robots.
EMMA RAPAPORT  |    12:48PM   Australian equities manager Perennial Value is hoping to take advantage of strong returns from the sub $500 million companies market with the launch of a new microcap strategy.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |    1:03PM   The Financial Services Council recognised the best and brightest in the life insurance industry overnight at a gala dinner in Sydney.
ALEX BURKE  |    12:48PM   While genome sequencing can provide numerous benefits for life insurance consumers, the fear of Gattaca-style "genetic discrimination" carries its own risks for the industry.
EMMA RAPAPORT   Self-managed superannuation fund trustees have high growth expectations for the next 12 months yet more than 50% have moved to more defensive asset allocations amid continuing market volatility, the latest statistics from AMP Capital show.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON   DomaCom completed its first fractional property acquisition transaction via managedaccounts.com.au.
BENJAMIN ONG  |    10:29AM   UK Prime Minister Theresa May formally triggers Article 50.
BENJAMIN ONG   Underwriting this booming confidence is, of course, US President Trump's promised reflationary policies - mainly tax cuts and fiscal spending on infrastructure (and the Wall?) -- and the US Federal Reserve's 'go slow' approach towards policy normalisation.
ALEX BURKE  |    12:44PM   The Life Insurance Code of Practice should be expanded, according to ASIC deputy chair Peter Kell.
KARREN VERGARA  |    12:40PM   The Australian Bankers' Association announced it will commit to the majority of the Khoury Report's proposed banking reforms, promising to raise its code of practice to meet higher standards.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |    11:50AM   International real estate investment manager Savills Investment Management is expanding its presence in Australia with the appointment of a new portfolio manager.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON   The overhaul of TCorp's investment team continues with the appointment of a new head of international equities from Willis Towers Watson.
EMMA RAPAPORT  |    12:45PM   The Productivity Commission's draft report on alternative default models for the superannuation system has been met with mixed responses from the industry.
EMMA RAPAPORT   The Productivity Commission has released its anticipated draft report on alternative default models in superannuation, looking at ways to introduce more competition in a system where members do not exercise fund choice.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |    12:42PM   Appealing to the younger members of its customer base, Westpac launched an innovative tool enabling access to its online banking features via social messaging apps and SMS.
DARREN SNYDER   The chief executive of a global trading and investment technology firm believes financial institutions must step away from building and owning everything and adopt more collaborative approaches.
ALEX BURKE   As one of the most influential figures in Australian wealth management, Barry Lambert knows a thing or two about calculating interest by hand - not to mention robo-advice, family office administration and even medical cannabis research. He discusses his repertoire with Alex Burke.
ALEX BURKE   The global Family Office Exchange (FOX) has launched a new suite of tools and networking facilities and appointed a new president to oversee them.
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