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First hard MySuper APRA data released
By Alex Dunnin  |  In Superannuation
1:05 pm
LGS rejects coal, tar sands
By James Fernyhough  |  In Superannuation
10:50 am
Local Government Super (LGS) has announced it will be screening out companies that derive the majority of their revenue from coal or tar sands. Read more
Coalition secures PUP support on FoFA vote
By Laura Millan  |  In Financial Planning
12:05 pm
The Coalition defeated a Labor motion to disallow the changes to the Future of Financial Advice (FoFA) legislation after it secured the support from Palmer United Party (PUP) and other crossbench Sena ... Read more

Cbus reveals executive pay
By James Fernyhough  |  In Superannuation
12:50 pm
Industry superannuation fund Cbus has revealed the annual pay of its executives and directors in its 2014 annual report. Read more

CFSGAM appoints Five Oceans founding member
By Mark Smith  |  In Executive Appointments
12:40 pm
Colonial First State Global Asset Management (CFSGAM) has expanded its Australian equities team with the appointment of a new portfolio manager. Read more

PROFILE: AMP SMSF managing director Natasha Fenech
By Laura Millan  |  In SMSF
10:00 am
Natasha Fenech has a talent for coming up with strategies to solve problems and a passion for all things precise. She has combined the two during more than 24 years in financial services and, most recently ... Read more
Innovation to drive 2014 AFA Conference
By Mark Smith  |  In Financial Planning
12:40 pm
The upcoming Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) National Conference is looking into the industry's post-FoFA future and focusing this year's event on the theme of innovation. Read more

US insurance agency fined US$200,000
By Alex Dunnin  |  In Regulatory
10:30 am
Highlighting how soft are the fines imposed on financial institutions by Australian regulators, in the US the aptly named Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has just ordered an insurance agency ... Read more

APRA confirms MySuper non-confidentiality rules
By James Fernyhough  |  In Superannuation
12:50 pm
The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) will treat MySuper product data as non-confidential, following a period of industry consultation. Read more

Market wrap
By AAP  |  In Economics
1:05 pm
The Australian share market is lower, following a share sell-off on Wall Street overnight. Read more

Poor advice forces changes to SMSF practice
By Laura Millan  |  In Financial Planning
12:40 pm
A self-managed super fund (SMSF) advice business has been forced to improve its advice processes over concerns that it was providing poor advice to clients. Read more

New masters of universe
By Benjamin Ong  |  In Economics
10:05 am
Because markets know that central bankers know that it won't end well if they let the markets drop and markets know that it's futile fighting central bankers. Read more

Market Wrap AM
By AAP  |  In Economics
8:50 am
The Australian market looks set to again open lower after Wall Street lost more than one per cent following mixed US economic data. Read more
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