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Pengana Capital distribution executive exits

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 31 MAY 2021
... March. Joy Yacoub was the executive director of business strategy and distribution, a spokesperson confirmed to Financial Standard , serving in the role for almost 18 months. Pengana hired Yacoub to the newly created role in January 2020, joining from ...

Jobs to go at AMP Australia

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 31 MAY 2021
... staff would be made redundant. AMP declined to comment on this figure. However, a spokesperson did confirm to Financial Standard that an "updated" organisational structure would impact jobs. "Scott Hartley was appointed AMP Australia chief executive ...

Last day to vote in MAX Awards

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 28 MAY 2021
Voting for the 16 th annual Financial Standard MAX Awards will close at midnight tonight. So far the nominees have received 17,303 votes in total. The MAX Awards celebrate outstanding marketing, advertising and sales professionals in the financial services ...

Asendium launches swift SOA solution

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 28 MAY 2021
... processes, people and fragmented systems. Asendium chief executive and former financial adviser Scott Miller told Financial Standard that the solution does not aim to eliminate paraplanners in the advice process, rather give them and advisers more time ...

Former adviser charged with $3.3m fraud

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 27 MAY 2021
... gambling addiction has been charged with stealing $3.3 million from clients. New South Wales Police confirmed to Financial Standard that Gavin Fineff was charged with 18 offences of dishonestly obtaining financial advantage by deception. The 42-year-old ...

UniSuper names next chief executive

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 MAY 2021
The $95 billion superannuation fund has picked an external candidate to replace outgoing chief executive Kevin O'Sullivan. Peter Chun will replace O'Sullivan, who earlier this year announced his retirement after eight years in the role. Chun ...

Super funds hunt for co-investment deals

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 25 MAY 2021
... super funds. Preqin senior vice president and head of research and data operations Ee Fai Kam recently spoke to Financial Standard about Aussie super funds' attraction to alternatives - specifically in real estate and infrastructure. Venture capital ...

LGIAsuper reveals post-merger executive, board lineup

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 21 MAY 2021
... executive of the merged fund, LGIAsuper has confirmed the team that will support her from July 1. In a statement to Financial Standard , Farrar said: "Our approach to selecting our new ELT was rigorous and involved a closed merit process to ensure a ...

Hostplus eyes Intrust merger

KANIKA SOOD, ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 21 MAY 2021
... the $2.6 billion Intrust as it pursues its long-standing ambition of acquiring more members in Queensland, Financial Standard understands. The 33-year-old Intrust has about 96,000 members, and 30,000 employers in the hospitality, clubs, tourism and retail ...

Super fund whistleblower policies lacking: ASIC

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 20 MAY 2021
... late 2019. APRA-regulated superannuation entities were required to have policies in place from 1 January 2020. Financial Standard is the official media partner of the Conference of Major Superannuation Funds 2021.