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MySuper hurts low balance members: UniSuper CEO
By James Fernyhough  |  In Superannuation
12:10 pm
Former van Eyk asset consultants to launch new business
By Mark Smith  |  In Executive Appointments
9:15 am
Former van Eyk asset consulting team Jonathan Ramsay, Jonathan Tolub and Fil Andronaco are on track to launch a new portfolio construction advice company later this month. Read more
Van Eyk finds buyer for NZ business
By Laura Millan  |  In Investment
12:35 pm
A New Zealand-based independent financial advice firm is completing the final steps to acquire van Eyk's New Zealand business. Read more

QIC expands US operations with new appointment
By James Fernyhough  |  In Executive Appointments
12:10 pm
QIC has appointed Vittorio Lacagnina to lead its capital formation efforts in infrastructure across North America and Europe. Read more

October h(a)unting
By Benjamin Ong  |  In Economics
10:05 am
September maybe the month which, on average, is the worst month of the year but October - few and far between they may be - is the month of spectacular crashes. Read more

RBA should take action on negative gearing: AUI
By Laura Millan  |  In Investment
12:40 pm
The Reserve Bank of Australia should take action to address the current distortions over investment housing and negative gearing, Australian Unity Investments (AUI) chief executive David Bryant said. Read more
ASIC suspends advice firm for three months
By Laura Millan  |  In Financial Planning
12:35 pm
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has suspended a boutique financial planning practice for three months after it failed to comply with its compliance obligations. Read more

AIST attacks big-bank default grandfathering
By James Fernyhough  |  In Superannuation
12:15 pm
Bank-owned retail funds should be forced to roll all their default superannuation members out of high-fee products into low-fee MySuper products, according to the Australian Institute of Superannuation ... Read more

Lifeplan appoints national BDM
By Staff writer  |  In Executive Appointments
12:15 pm
Lifeplan Funds Management has appointed Greg Bird to the newly created role of national business development manager. Read more

Misleading PDS costs NAB $10,200
By Laura Millan  |  In Regulatory
11:40 am
Making potentially misleading statements in a product disclosure statement (PDS) has seen National Australia Bank (NAB) get a $10,200 penalty from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ... Read more

Market wrap
By AAP  |  In Economics
11:20 am
The Australian share market has opened lower amid ongoing Aussie dollar weakness, a fall in commodity prices and soft leads from US equities. Read more

Northstar joins Chan & Naylor joint venture partnership
By Mark Smith  |  In Financial Planning
10:30 am
Sydney-based accounting firm Northstar has become the latest to joint venture partner of national accounting and advice firm Chan & Naylor. Read more

Market Wrap AM
By Market Wrap  |  In Economics
9:25 am
The Australian market looks set to open lower following falls on Wall Street after disappointing economic data, including a big drop in US consumer confidence. Read more
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