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Partners Group hires from GSFM

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 4 AUG 2020
... GSFM, reporting to its chief executive Damien McIntyre. "Significant industry change as a result of the Hayne Royal Commission along the more recent and ongoing impacts stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, led us to undertake a comprehensive review of ...

Platform prototypes compliance capability

ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 18 JUN 2020
... believe that the future of this industry is using data to provide insight," he said. "We've gone through the Hayne Royal Commission with all these issues in businesses where they didn't have their files; they couldn't find out what had gone on. ...

ASIC quietly granted new access to phone taps

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUN 2020
... with ASIC. The new powers were again recommended during the Royal Commission. The Financial Sector Reform (Hayne Royal Commission Response - Stronger Regulators (2019 measures)) Bill 2020 explanatory memorandum outlined why ASIC needed the ability to ...

Research firm bolsters executive leadership

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUN 2020
... including by helping advice firms break away from large institutions and their "inherent conflicts". "The Hayne Royal Commission has been a catalyst for change for advisers, investors and fund managers," Purcell said. "Nearly 80% of advice AFSLs have ...

Dealer groups slam FPA policy

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUN 2020
... hard work that the entire advice sector has put in to overcome historic shortfalls brought to light by the Hayne Royal Commission and in light of the leading work that AFSLs bring to bear in areas of education, risk mitigation, compliance, consumer best ...

Chief economist update: Australia needs China more than it needs us

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2020
... inquiries into anything that trouble the country's economic, political and financial systems - the Hayne Royal Commission of late (which dealt with the shenanigans of banks, superannuation and financial services industry most recently) - have had ...

Life insurers prepare for grilling

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
... claims are made," Wilson said. "Given the widespread misconduct in the insurance sector identified by the Hayne Royal Commission, it is important that insurers and those in the industry are held accountable to ensure that they are making the crucial ...

New firm joins Count Financial network

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 APR 2020
... of which about 400 are investment and/or insurance clients. "No one moves licensees for fun - but post Hayne Royal Commission, this was very much a decision about the future of our business and the broader financial planning industry," Peters said. "Count's ...

Super funds called out over liquidity

ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 30 MAR 2020
... is dependent on the banks providing written updates on their progress with implementing measures of the Hayne Royal Commission to the committee for public release, as well as periodic updates on action they have taken in response to the COVID-19 pand ...

Life insurers breach own code consistently

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 MAR 2020
... management. "Today's report suggests that despite all the rhetoric and promises to do better before and after the Hayne Royal Commission, many insurers have treated their own code as a paper tiger and this casts doubt on the industry's ability to rebuild ...