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Queensland Treasury issues green bonds
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017   12:40PM
Queensland is boosting investment in environmentally responsible projects through green bonds issued via the state's Treasury. Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment, Curtis Pitt, said the Queensland Treasury Corporation planned to issue ...
Bligh appointed ABA chief executive
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017   12:39PM
Former Queensland premier Anna Bligh will replace Steven Munchenberg as chief executive of the Australian Bankers Association, a role which will require her to weather the storm of a possible Royal Commission into the major banks. In a statement ...
Ausbil announces several promotions, new CEO
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017   12:00PM
Ausbil Investment Management is strengthening its focus with a repositioning of its senior leadership team. Ausbil founder Paul Xiradis will become executive chairman, in addition to his current position of chief investment officer and head of ...
Zurich grows life risk distribution team
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017   11:57AM
Zurich Financial Services has boosted the size of its life risk sales team with a key promotion and eleven appointments across the country. Nathan Taggart has been promoted to the role of head of strategic development and joins the distribution ...
Workers missing out on $147m in super: REST
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017   11:54AM
Less than one in ten Australians are aware of the $450 superannuation guarantee threshold according to new research from REST Industry Super. The Future of Work, a whitepaper commissioned by REST to understand the different expectations of ...
Senate committee files views on super objective
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017   11:50AM
Merits behind the Superannuation (Objective) Bill may soon be debated in the Senate, following a Senate Economics Legislation Committee report filed on Tuesday. Committee chair, Senator Jane Hume, told Financial Standard that after considering all ...
Fintech investment needs balance: APRA
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017   12:36PM
The financial services sector should not be tempted by "shiny new [fintech] toys", and must continue to invest in maintenance of core technology, says APRA chairman Wayne Byres. Speaking at the A50 Australian Economic Forum in Sydney on Friday ...
FPA expels and fines dishonest member
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017   12:28PM
The Financial Planning Association Conduct Review Commission Disciplinary Panel has expelled financial adviser Darren Tindall and issued a fine of $16,000. In a determination handed down on 10 February, the CRC decided to expel Tindall of PWM ...
Ignition Wealth launches goals-based investing
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017   12:24PM
Digitally led adviser Ignition Wealth will become Australia's first robo-adviser to offer goals-based investing. The company, which received financial backing from planning pioneer Barry Lambert last year, has appointed SiResearch to provide ...
Industry super donates millions to ALP associated entities
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017   11:39AM
Industry superannuation funds donated about 2.2% of all funds to political associated entities in the 2015-16 financial year. Figures released by the Australian Electoral Commission show that industry super funds donated more than $4.8 million to ...
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