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Last stand for grandfathered commissions falls over

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 30 JAN 2020
... case to the High Court. In a letter to those who donated, seen by Financial Standard, AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said the numbers of those supporting the fund for the High Court challenge had been lower than expected. The letter revealed ...

Grandfathering phase out tussle continues

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 22 NOV 2019
... mid-year implementation, but a date hasn't been confirmed yet," the spokesperson said. AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston is of the opinion that product providers are responding to pressure from the regulator to wind up grandfathered commission ...

ASIC using intimidation tactics on grandfathering: AIOFP

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 OCT 2019
... of Independently Owned Financial Professionals (AIOFP). Speaking to Financial Standard, AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston claimed the corporate regulator is using its intervention powers to convince product providers to turn off commissions before ...

Grandfathered commissions ban unconstitutional: Association

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
... if successful. If the association is unsuccessful, the cost will rise to $1.5 million. AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston told members: "As you no doubt know, grandfathered revenue has become a political football in recent times. Due to the confusion ...

More risk advisers offloading practices

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 AUG 2018
... these trail books," he said. The Association of Independently Owned Financial Professionals executive director Peter Johnston is urging advisers who have decided to leave the industry over LIF, grandfathered revenue and/or FASEA to rethink their strategy. ...

AIOFP slams FASEA proposals, launches petition

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 20 AUG 2018
... appointed Deloitte as receivers over Linchpin assets and responsibility entity of the fund. AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said: "Unfortunately this issue has blemished Peter's exemplary role of AIOFP chair over the past eight years, we ...

Advice group inks deal with $7bn super fund

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 21 JUL 2017
... to all our members across Australia," Connor said. Explaining the arrangement further, AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said his association's referral model is oriented around independently assessing an industry fund "to ensure our advisers can ...

AIOFP retains industry super consultant

DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 APR 2016
... manage the financial advice solutions that it will offer industry superannuation funds. AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said the reappointment will help the association manage the increasing needs and interests of industry super funds and their ...

AIOFP members to undertake compliance review

LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 12 NOV 2013
... providing the AFSL review service to over 90 independently-owned practices under AIOFP. AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston says that any potential issues will be identified and remedied. Johnston hoped that the results would be useful not only for ...

AIOFP to provide Instreet structured products

LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 JUN 2013
... business from institutionally aligned practices as optimism comes back into the Australian market," PCM director Peter Johnston said. "The PCM Structured Product was designed with a working committee of advisers within the association," Johnston said ...