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SEC cracks down on fee transparency

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 9 FEB 2018
... national securities exchanges, and transfer agents, focusing on certain aspects of their operations and compliance. Cybersecurity is also an area of interest, as programs initiated by the SEC will prioritise governance and risk assessment, access rights ...

Financial services pay top dollar for compliance, IT skills

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 2 FEB 2018
... improve the way firms attract, retain and engage with customers. Other areas of technology that are expanding include cybersecurity, robotic process automation and artificial intelligence. Conversely, lower-level tech roles such as manual testing and ...

Consistent growth fuels Future Fund cyber fears

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 1 FEB 2018
... Future Fund chairman Peter Costello said in a portfolio update this morning that the sovereign wealth fund considers cybersecurity risk to be a major threat as it's difficult to stay ahead of attacks. He said the fund is fortunate to be able to work ...

Small advice firms face big data breach penalties

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 JAN 2018
Small financial advice practices that breach new cybersecurity laws coming into effect next month can face penalties of up to $1.8 million. The stark warning comes from the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, which is urging small ...

Product agnostic planners boost ETFs

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JAN 2018
... ease of use. Some providers target this group with specific themed ETFs, such as those geared toward technology, cybersecurity, or sustainability," Cerulli said. This investor demand saw a new record set for net new ETF inflows of $1.3 billion for November ...

SMEs lack cybersecurity resilience: ASIC

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 4 DEC 2017
Financial services firms are tackling cybersecurity risks seriously but smaller organisations still have a long way to go according to the corporate regulator raising greater awareness on the issue. ASIC's Report 555 shows about three-in-four (74%) ...

Cyber training is advice value-add: AUSTRAC

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 12 OCT 2017
... for financial abuse. He believes there is a role for advisers to educate their clients around the importance of cybersecurity. "The idea of training your clients in cyber hygiene might seem like a bridge too far but it can be done in small pieces. I ...

FS Live Blog: 2017 AFA National Adviser Conference

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  TUESDAY, 10 OCT 2017
... Plummer from Midwinter does a live hack, scaring the bejeesus out of the delegates in the room who are green to cybersecurity trends. #AFAau 12pm - The Hon. Kelly O'Dwyer, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, provides an update on government ...

Artificial intelligence provides adviser advantage

DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 15 AUG 2017
... robotics; virtual and augmented reality, and the human/machine interface; nanotechnology and 3D/4D printing; and cybersecurity and blockchain," she said.

Wealth and investment leads Aussie fintech

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 JUN 2017
... including payments, wallets and wearables, blockchain/distributed ledger, regtech, insurtech, data aggregators and cybersecurity. The latest EY FinTech Adoption Index shows Australian consumers are embracing fintech at a rapid pace, with Australia now ...