Advice associations slammedBY JAMIE WILLIAMSON | THURSDAY, 3 OCT 2019 12:36PM
An industry group has lashed out at the Association of Financial Advisers and the Financial Planning Association of Australia, labelling them conflicted and driven by self-interest.Read more: UFAA, AFA, FPA, Association of Financial Advisers, FASEA, Financial Planning Association of Australia, Financial Services Council, Financial Standard, Life Insurance Consumer Group, MySuper, Phil Kewin, Royal Commission, United Financial Advisers Association
Following its acquisition of a stake in Escala Partners, New York-based Focus Financial Partners is set to buy a slice of Melbourne-based MEDIQ Financial Services.
With the coronavirus, now dubbed COVID-19, impacting not only many lives, but now also the bottom line of some of the world's biggest companies, investors are chasing shorting opportunities to bank big on the pandemic.
A former chair of the SMSF Association has returned for another stint in the top job.
The chief executive of a $5.5 billion industry superannuation fund has spoken out against increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% in a submission to the Retirement Income Review.
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