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APRA intervention blindsided AFA, FPA taskforce
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 28 JUL 2020
... the market?" he said. "The couple of positives that came out of LIF is that we do have a framework and in the Royal Commission, having that framework and a scheduled review for 2021 I think helped to avoid a potentially disastrous recommendation from ...
What to expect from the Retirement Income Review
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 24 JUL 2020
... former chair of SMSF Association Deborah Ralston. The review was not to make any recommendations (akin to the Royal Commission or Productivity Commission's final reports) but was tasked with setting the facts on four areas: how the retirement income ...
European robo-adviser eyes Australia, taps Westpac exec
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 23 JUL 2020
... what's missing," Smith said. "Having run large teams for a long time in this market, and especially with the Royal Commission, the disconnect between Australians and anything to do with advice and financial services means that we need to have a different ...
AustralianSuper PYS fee under scrutiny again
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
... "better method" than sending a press release. Bragg then asked about the report ASIC was undertaking following the Royal Commission on "inducements" and how super funds entice businesses to choose them as a default fund for employees. "There has been ...
Statewide overhauls risk management approach
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
Statewide Super has hit the refresh button on its approach to risk, prompted by COVID-19 and the Royal Commission. The funds recently appointed chief risk officer , Jason Muir said his goal is to refresh the industry fund's approach to risk in a post-COVID-19 ...
Regtech adds to advisory board
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 13 JUL 2020
... growing compliance obligation are delivered efficiently and most importantly; with the quality it deserves. "The Royal Commission has created these necessary obligations and technology advancements are at a point where automation through cloud services ...
Advisers switch platforms amid pandemic
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
... switched between various investment platforms in their search for better service and support in the wake of the Royal Commission and COVID-19 pandemic. Investment Trends' 2020 Planner Technology Report found that 29% of financial advisers stopped placing ...
ANZ accused of paying hush money on BBSW scandal
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 3 JUL 2020
... said. Levitt Robinson said the case will be a test of the new whistleblower protections brought in after the Royal Commission. An ANZ spokesperson said: "Mr Alexiou was dismissed in 2015 for significant breaches of company policies and we will be defending ...
Colonial First State cops licence conditions
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUL 2020
... effective immediately. The regulator's decision follows an investigation into matters referred to it by the Royal Commission in February 2019. The Royal Commission formed the view that CFSIL's decisions not to bring the migration of certain cohorts ...
Super for women under scrutiny
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUL 2020
... from to pay for the coaching services. This seems like vertically integrated financial planning services pre-Royal Commission with no commissions or fees to be disclosed to the consumer," she said. "At least if a consumer went to a bank or AMP-aligned ...