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Boutique builds out executive team
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 27 OCT 2020
... Optimal Alpha, joined as manager of quantitative strategies and risk. Monique Andrew joined as the chief of strategy and digital innovation, while Lisa Norton was named head of legal, risk and compliance, joining from Pepa Consulting and JBWere. Rebecca ...
Carlyle buys into Calastone, ups Link bid
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 27 OCT 2020
... because it did not reflect the significant value of PEXA, which has boomed since the onset of the pandemic. PEXA is a digital property settlement solution co-owned by Link, Commonwealth Bank and Lightyear Investments. Link is in the process of reviewing ...
Link rejects takeover offer
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 23 OCT 2020
... "significant value inherent in PEXA" which it said has delivered strong growth and "established a leading market position in digital property settlements". "PEXA demonstrated accelerated take-up during COVID-19 and is expected to deliver a material return ...
Super advice firm buys robo-adviser
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 23 OCT 2020
Digital superannuation advice provider SuperEd has acquired robo-advice provider Clover. SuperEd provides a number of services such as intra-fund advice for superannuation members and Retirement Essentials which assists Australians applying for the ...
Robo-advice a complement, not disruptor: Six Park
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 23 OCT 2020
The advice industry is faced with increasing demand for affordable and accessible financial advice and implementing digital solutions to segment clients could be the answer, according to a new whitepaper. Digital advice provider Six Park's latest whitepaper ...
Worst investment ideas revealed: ARK
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 22 OCT 2020
... avoid. Top of the list of bad ideas was physical bank branches, as the ARK researchers think consumer banking will shift to digital and mobile and banks that have invested too much in physical locations could be set to lose out. Digital-only banks are ...
Statewide appoints new chief technology officer
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 OCT 2020
... of technology strategy and chief security officer, departing in 2016. Cook then moved to a role as executive director, digital and technology at the Public Trustee of Queensland. Earlier in his career, Cook worked at Rio Tinto as a global process design ...
BT cuts Wealth Connect
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 16 OCT 2020
... included in its offering. The business was rebranded again as Wealth Connect in 2015, with its team shifting to become digital or virtual wealth consultants. At this stage, more than 120 staffers worked across advice, life and super sales and super retention. ...
Crypto exchange owners charged
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 8 OCT 2020
... fundamental requirements of intermediaries in the derivatives markets, whether in traditional products or in the growing digital asset market. This action shows the CFTC will continue to work vigilantly to protect the integrity of these markets." The ...
Effects of ERS not so bad: Grattan
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 8 OCT 2020
... effects of the Early Release of Super scheme will not have too great of an impact on retirement outcomes. Speaking at the digital Morningstar Investment Conference, Grattan Institute chief executive Danielle Woods said the ERS scheme was incredibly important ...
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