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Code of ethics still the main game: FPA

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 19 NOV 2018
... standards into three "transitional standards", being the minimum tertiary educational standard; the exam and professional year; and the continuous professional development (CPD) standard. The FPA will host FASEA chief executive Stephen Glenfield at the ...

FASEA busts dishonest education providers

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 14 SEP 2018
... hours per year, though include formal education and minimum two hours per CPD category. For those undertaking a professional year, the association is urging FASEA to remove the education component and replace it with a tailored CPD program. In relation ...

Advice mentoring opportunities abound

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2018
... already well and truly underway," Sinclair said. He added that further opportunities will arise from FASEA's Professional Year component, whereby new entrants must complete a professional year alongside an existing adviser before they can provide personal ...

Existing but unregistered advisers at risk

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 2 AUG 2018
... existing advisers will be expected to complete an approved qualification, pass the new exam and undertake a professional year as per the new requirements proposed by the Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority. Those that are registered on FAR ...

FASEA releases professional year guidance

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 24 JUL 2018
The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority released its guidance on the professional year that all new advisers will be required to complete from 1 January 2019. FASEA proposes the professional year be designed to ensure the practical learning ...

FASEA issues adviser exam proposals

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 JUL 2018
... advisers will have to do so from January 2019 after completion of a tertiary degree and before commencing their professional year. FASEA said it is considering a different set of questions for new advisers. FASEA also said it is currently undertaking ...

Advisers call for exam, standards clarity

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 NOV 2017
... total 30 hours per year and 10% or three hours per year comprising an ethics component, he said. Meanwhile, the professional year will help build the skills required to sit in front of clients and provide advice. Marshan reminded advisers that they must ...

Mastering education skillsets will be long-term: Research

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 12 OCT 2017
... competencies takes longer than one year, which has implications for an exam or assessment at the end of the first professional year. It also has implications for ongoing professional development which is now seen as more important than ever," Tucker ...

House passes professional standards bill

EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 FEB 2017
... legislation, financial advisers will be required to hold a degree or a qualification equivalent to a degree, complete a professional year, pass an exam, and undertake continuous professional development. A single uniform code of ethics will also set ...

Long way to go on professional standards: FPA

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 28 NOV 2016
... universal or is it module-based according to specialty fields? We will also have to establish the criteria for the professional year and the criteria for minimum CPD. We still have a long way to go," De Gori said. De Gori said that this, on top of the ...