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Ripoll to help victims of rogue advice
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 14 AUG 2017
... superannuation funds (SMSFs) and borrow money to buy off-the-plan property. Ripoll, who chaired the parliamentary joint committee on corporations and financial services, said the issue of remediating bad advice has been a passion of his for many years. ...
Life insurance industry rebuts need for greater reform
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 6 MAR 2017
Some of the financial services industry's biggest players fronted the Parliamentary Joint Committee inquiry into life insurance on Friday. Financial Services Council chief executive Sally Loane faced the panel first, telling the Committee that any further ...
Landmark advice reforms pass Senate
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 10 FEB 2017
... concerns and creates certainty for members when discussing and recommending life insurance." The Parliamentary Joint Committee hearing into Life Insurance is due for report on 30 June 2017, offering individuals the chance to identify widespread issues ...
Insurance in super must be maintained: AIA
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 DEC 2016
... results for individuals, their families and the entire Australian community. In its submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services, AIA said life insurance inside superannuation plays a massive role in helping ...
Group insurance critical: FSC
KERRIE SYDEE  |  THURSDAY, 8 DEC 2016
... out of 10 working Australians cover they wouldn't necessarily otherwise have. Submitting to the Parliamentary Joint Committee inquiry into life insurance, the Financial Services Council highlighted the role superannuation plays in providing an affordable ...
Life insurance legacy faces more scrutiny
DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 1 DEC 2016
... are more capable of meeting community and policyholder expectations." APRA's submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services' inquiry into the life insurance industry also highlights sustainability as a key theme ...
Court blocks IOOF class action
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 31 OCT 2016
... change." Since the allegations came to light, IOOF has been the subject of inquiries from both the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services and ASIC, with ASIC's review resulting in IOOF appointing PricewaterhouseCoopers to ...
Former politician joins fintech board
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 27 MAY 2016
... Assisting the Leader for Small Business. "As Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer and chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services I witnessed some of the biggest changes in the sector in more than 30 years, and ...
FoFA end marks start of new advice era
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 30 NOV 2015
... advice to the next stage." The next challenges include implementing the recommendations of the Parliamentary Joint Committee (PJC) inquiry into education and professional standards. One of the most relevant measures is the creation of a new independent ...
Medcraft defends ASIC record
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 14 AUG 2015
... said the regulator is "effective and efficient within the resources we have" in a speech to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services. He welcomed the Government's upcoming capability review, saying it is consistent with ...
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