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Independent dealer groups eye Genesys practices

LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 25 NOV 2014
... suffering a significant financial penalty - a penalty too severe for most of them to survive," Synchron director Don Trapnell said. Trapnell told Financial Standard that the dealership will not be approaching Genesys practices directly, but he expected ...

Synchron recruits admin staff to cope with adviser demand

LAURA MILLAN  |  FRIDAY, 11 APR 2014
... acknowledged that the grandfathering issue was in fact an unintended consequence of the FoFA reforms," Synchron's Don Trapnell said. "ASIC's no-action stance on the issue has given us the confidence to again accept adviser applications." From now, Dave ...

Synchron pushes for providers' direct payment

LAURA MILLAN  |  FRIDAY, 28 FEB 2014
... work done by advisers, who then pass the payment on to advisers - often in their good own time," Synchron director Don Trapnell said. Trapnell explained that "at the moment, if a licensee is placed into liquidation their advisers have to compete with ...

Funeral arrangements for Synchron's Paul Riegelhuth

STAFF WRITER  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 MAY 2013
... flowers and have passed on their condolences to our office and the family. This week, fellow Directors at Synchron, Don Trapnell and John Prossor, expressed their sorrow at the news. "We have lost not only our business partner but a dear mate and a lifelong ...

Industry pays tribute to Paul Riegelhuth

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  MONDAY, 6 MAY 2013
... financial services provider Synchron, has died following an accident at his Melbourne home. Fellow Directors at Synchron, Don Trapnell and John Prossor, expressed their sorrow at the news. "We have lost not only our business partner but a dear mate and ...

Trapnell rejects 'no way out' stance by licencees

MARK STORY  |  FRIDAY, 25 JAN 2013
You can check-in any time you like but you can never leave: Synchron director Don Trapnell has used the immortal lines from the classic 1970s Hotel California hit to reaffirm his rejection of licensee heavy-handedness dealing with advisers who want ...

WA planners reject big dealer groups

BEN COLLINS  |  TUESDAY, 20 NOV 2012
... members of the management team on the ground in Western Australia for up to four days every fortnight, said director Don Trapnell. In three months the company has grown its presence in the state from 14 to 21 advisers. These seven applications are now ...

Life commission clawback forced on advisers: Synchron

BEN COLLINS  |  MONDAY, 12 NOV 2012
... that imposes a uniform remuneration model with uniform responsibility periods on advisers," said Synchron Director Don Trapnell. "That is anti-competitive and Synchron will never support that kind of behaviour," he said. Trapnell said that it was competitive ...

Zelman opens new advice business

LINDA HAUSKEN  |  FRIDAY, 5 OCT 2012
... is that the rewards are great for those who provide value to their audience before asking for anything in return." Don Trapnell, director of Synchron said Zelman's business is a natural fit with his firm. "Aaron's very strong background in electronic ...

Synchron appoints state manager

LINDA HAUSKEN  |  THURSDAY, 16 AUG 2012
... "Synchron is on a growth strategy in WA and we believe Bernie is the right person to spearhead that strategy," said Don Trapnell, managing director at Synchron. "He has the leadership and management experience we need, the respect of his peers and his ...