Financial advice standards body revealedBY JAMIE WILLIAMSON | MONDAY, 10 APR 2017 12:19PM
The much-anticipated standards body for financial advice has been established, setting in motion the implementation of the professional standards legislation.Read more: FASEA, Code of Ethics, Australian Foundation Investment Company, Catherine Walter, Clayton Utz, Deborah Kent Carolyn Bond Mark Brimble Matthew Rowe Catriona Lowe Simon Longstaff Steve Somogyi Michael O'Neill Minister O'Dwyer, Ethics Authority, Financial Adviser Standards, Financial Services Kelly O'Dwyer, Minister for Revenue, Payments Systems Board, Reserve Bank of Australia
For 12 months starting today, employers with a history of underpaying the superannuation guarantee will have a chance to "wipe the slate clean" and clear any pile of unpaid super without copping late payment penalties from the Government, according to legislation introduced in the Parliament today.
Technology provider Midwinter was selected to provide financial planning software services to the advice division of a major financial services organisation.
The Financial Services Council supports negotiations between Australia and the Council of the European Union to flesh out a free trade agreement. The FTA will widen the door for Australian funds to access Europe's sophisticated funds management industry.
Another rate hike is coming soon! This is the almost unanimous verdict financial markets and the intelligentsia gave after reading the minutes of the US Federal Reserve's latest meeting.
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