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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 ...

Royal Commission disruptive to reforms: FPA

KERRIE SYDEE  |  TUESDAY, 19 APR 2016
... advice. This legislation includes the introduction of a degree entry requirement for new financial planners, a professional year, and a code of ethics. "We have come a long way in setting strong foundations for a financial planning profession that will ...

Adviser standards need a tidy

DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 11 JAN 2016
... practitioner," Fox said. Under the proposed legislation new financial advisers will require a degree, undertake a professional year and pass an exam. Existing advisers will be provided a transition process and will be required to complete an appropriate ...

Government releases adviser education legislation

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 4 DEC 2015
... standards for financial advisers. The draft legislation stipulates that new advisers will require a degree, a professional year of training and pass an exam. Current advisers will also have to take the exam, and those without an appropriate degree will ...

Government to lift advice standards by law

LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 20 OCT 2015
... degree, pass an exam, undertake continuous professional development, subscribe to a code of ethics and undertake a professional year. Legislation will also recognise a new independent body which will be funded by the industry and will oversee financial ...

Banking and super groups back parliamentary recommendations

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 8 MAY 2015
... degree and a post-graduate diploma tailored to the intra-fund advice topics and should not need to complete a professional year and a registration exam."

AMP launches planning course

ELISE BURGESS  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 OCT 2010
... conjunction with Pinnacle Financial Services Academy, will act as a prerequisite for the academy's boot camp, Professional Year Program. AMP Horizons Director Tim Steele said that the course was developed based on demand existing in today's marketplace ...