Code monitoring move disappoints industryBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019 12:05PM
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and Assistant Minister Jane Hume announced the government will accelerate its implementation of the Royal Commission's recommendation to establish a single disciplinary body for financial advisers.Read more: AFA, Code Monitoring Australia, Assistant Minister Jane Hume, FASEA, FPA, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg, Association of Financial Advisers, Boutique Financial Planners, Brad Fox, Code of Ethics, Financial Planning Association of Australia, Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Judith Fox, Self-Managed Super Fund 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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