Search ResultsShowing 1 - 10 of 100+ results for Darren Snyder
Fraser review challenges super board independence
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017   12:47PM
The Bernie Fraser review of industry superannuation fund governance puts the onus of proof back on the government to demonstrate that one-third independent boards are the best way forward. "It is far from self-evident that simply mandating minimum ...
PM Capital expands distribution team
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017   12:31PM
Equities and fixed interest manager PM Capital is welcoming a new sales director to its distribution team. Joining PM Capital is Rebecca Morgan. She will be based in Melbourne and be responsible for sales in Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia ...
Dealer group announces promotion and partnership
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017   12:30PM
National dealer group Elders Financial Planning has promoted from within for a new role and announced a digital alliance to continually improve its adviser offering. Elders promoted adviser services co-ordinator Anna Van-Gasteren to national ...
CBA records $4.9bn half-year profit
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017   12:50PM
Commonwealth Bank's wealth management arm recorded a $249 million profit in the second half of 2016, up 6% on the first six months of the calendar year. The wealth division was a small contributor to CBA's overall net profit after tax of $4.9 ...
FICAP RockStar fundraiser draws record support
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 13 FEB 2017   12:27PM
FICAP, the Financial Industry Community Aid Program, has announced the details of its much anticipated Who wants to be a RockStar event. The annual RockStar event enters its 11th year in 2017, and will be held on Thursday, 23 March. FICAP is ...
Fidante executes growth strategy
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 10 FEB 2017   12:47PM
Fidante Partners delivered on its expansion strategy this week with Avenir Capital joining the multi-boutique investment manager stable. Avenir Capital is an Australian-based global value manager that will now work alongside Fidante's domestic and ...
Merlicek to retire, IOOF appoints new CIO
JAMIE WILLIAMSON AND DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 9 FEB 2017   3:59PM
After eight years leading the IOOF investment team and strategy, chief investment officer Steve Merlicek is stepping down in June. The celebrated executive has been instrumental in delivering impressive fund performance, especially for IOOF's ...
Suncorp begins life business optimisation
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 9 FEB 2017   12:46PM
Suncorp is implementing an optimisation program for its Australian life insurance business in a bid to improve competitiveness and achieve better customer outcomes. Announcing its half-year results today, Suncorp said it was rolling out the ...
Advice licensees must think digital
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 9 FEB 2017   12:44PM
The need for financial advice licensees to increase digital and social media education was uncovered in the latest industry survey. The survey of 153 advisers showed only 12.8% believed their licensee was providing adequate education when it came ...
Custodians turn attention to CIVs and MITs
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 9 FEB 2017   12:42PM
The Australian Custodial Services Association will focus its attention around improving the local funds management sector to increase its global competitiveness in 2017. Speaking to its 2016: Year in Review report, ACSA said it will specifically ...
PAGE:
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
PREVIOUS
NEXT
Editor's Choice
DARREN SNYDER
The Bernie Fraser review of industry superannuation fund governance puts the onus of proof back on the government to demonstrate that one-third independent boards are the best way forward.
ALEX BURKE
Russell Investments will sell its actuarial consulting business to a leading global advisory firm.
EMMA RAPAPORT
The Financial Planning Association Conduct Review Commission Disciplinary Panel has expelled financial adviser Darren Tindall and issued a fine of $16,000.
EMMA RAPAPORT
The financial services sector should not be tempted by "shiny new [fintech] toys", and must continue to invest in maintenance of their core technology, says APRA chairman Wayne Byres.
Videos
Brought to you by
8 FEB 2017
This year marks the 23rd anniversary of the launch of Hunter Hall's Value Growth Trust, a fund that championed ethically-screened global equities investing in Australia. Since then, the fund manager has ...
Get it Daily
Keep up to date, don't be the last to know! Get the Financial Standard Daily Newsletter.
SUBSCRIBE
Products
Pocket investment guides featuring adviser case studies and a glossary.
Investing trends and strategies from the industry’s thought leaders.
Putting the spotlight on investment products that matter.
Expert Feed
Alex Dunnin
FS ADVICE
Taking the risk out of insurance reform
Dysfunctional arguments Americans have regarding their Affordable Care Act remind us how poorly most people understand insurance. Following ...
Stephen Fay
FS SUPER
Reality and perception of super returns
What matters more, the investment return on your superannuation balance or the how you feel about your return? Which does a member ...
Christopher Page
FS PRIVATE WEALTH
Redefining the family office
While the family office model has traditionally been the preserve of the ultra-rich, this may be changing very soon. Last week, Findex ...
Michelle Baltazar
FS MANAGED ACCOUNTS
When the disruptors are getting disrupted
2017 is going to be another year for the disruptors, including managed accounts providers - but their challengers, too, are not too ...
Featured Profile
Professional Subscription for $295
(inc GST) for 1 year.
SUBSCRIBE
OTHER PUBLICATIONS
FS Advice
The Australian Journal of Financial Planning.
Get the free iPad app
Download the Financial Standard iPad app for FREE.
DOWNLOAD
Link to something QL4kloxg