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The chief executive of Australia's largest superannuation fund is pinning his hopes on the regulators to transform the culture of the big banks and retail sector.
Goldman Sachs has demonstrated their focus on Australia and New Zealand's superannuation and pensions space with the creation of a new role.
The superannuation industry has its sights on lifting restrictions around intra-fund advice, the Conference of Major Super Funds has heard.
The former general manager of tailored solutions at IRESS is now leading a boutique financial advice group.
HARRISON WORLEY   The Association of Financial Advisers has stepped up its opposition to the Royal Commission's final report, claiming the inquiry failed to acknowledge the value of advice.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON   Westpac is realigning its wealth strategy and BT Financial Group will cease as a standalone division. The group has also agreed to sell a number of advisers to Viridian Advisory.
KANIKA SOOD  |    12:30PM   The boutique that took over a slice of UBS Asset Management's assets in December says listed infrastructure could return 12-14% in the next 12 months, the Financial Standard Advisers Big Day Out heard.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON   IFM Investors is partnering with one of the world's largest port operators to acquire 100% of Poland's largest container terminal from a consortium comprising Australian superannuation funds.
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR   The life insurance industry is pushing ahead with the rollout of new rules on genetic testing despite a delay.
HARRISON WORLEY   TAL went back-to-back, winning the Association of Financial Advisers' Life Company of the Year award for a second year running in Sydney recently.
HARRISON WORLEY   The flow of retirement savings from superannuation funds to the self-managed sector continues. But is the river drying up?
KANIKA SOOD   A fund that gives SMSFs and HNWs exposure to unlisted infrastructure assets like airports and toll roads is planning to raise $50 million in March
BENJAMIN ONG  |    11:44AM   The Fed gave the markets what they expected - it kept rates at 2.25%-2.5%.
BENJAMIN ONG   In case you failed to notice, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) concluded a two-day monetary policy meeting not long ago - 14-15 March. Don't worry, you haven't missed much (or anything).
KARREN VERGARA  |    12:27PM   Swiss bank UBS AG has been slapped with a £27.6 million ($51.1m) fine for breaching reporting rules stretching nearly a decade.
HARRISON WORLEY  |    11:31AM   Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert has taken aim at the financial services industry over its "lazy" attitude in dealing with inactive superannuation accounts.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON   The long-serving chief executive of an industry superannuation fund is stepping down and the hunt is on for a replacement.
KARREN VERGARA   A $330 million fund manager appointed a new chief operating officer, while its chief financial officer has resigned.
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |    12:29PM   The industry superannuation fund is partnering with a global private investments firm to establish a private equity emerging managers program in the US.
KARREN VERGARA  |    12:26PM   While the majority of members are not engaged with their superannuation, women are taking the lead and contributing more to their nest egg, new Vanguard Australia research suggests.
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR   The US cryptocurrency exchange that released the first bitcoin futures contracts has had a change of heart.
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR   The $1 billion New Payment Platform seems to be another headache for the big banks.
KANIKA SOOD   A new tribe of art collectors is emerging across the globe as younger high-net-worth individuals loosen their purse strings to buy more readily than the old guard, says a new UBS report.
KANIKA SOOD   A prominent high-net-worth financial adviser is aiming to have 7-10% of his clients' portfolios in alternatives as the markets mature but he's eschewing hedge funds and picking private assets instead.
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