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FPA partners with Deakin University
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 FEB 2020
... planners to combine a Masters of Financial Planning with its Certified Financial Planning (CFP) program. It comes after the FPA signaled in August last year that it would partner with several postgraduate providers to make it easier for members to meet ...
PIMCO puts Aussie LIT on ice
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 3 FEB 2020
... efficient and globally competitive," Treasury said.. Financial Planning Association of Australia chief Dante De Gori said that FPA members currently receive about 8% of their revenue, on an average, from investment commissions. This includes grandfathered ...
FPA calls for axe to fall on stamping fees
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JAN 2020
... which allows fund managers to pay commissions to advisers and brokers involved in the in capital raisings for listed-funds. FPA chief executive Dante De Gori said the association continues to support the removal of on-client directed fees in all financial ...
FPA supports tightening insurance claims
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 13 JAN 2020
... detailed several ways in which advice in relation to life insurance and the claims handling process could be tightened up. The FPA supports the Royal Commission's recommendation 4.8, which stated: "The handling and settling of insurance claims, or potential ...
ASIC bans former Charter, NAB adviser
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 JAN 2020
... O'Brien is a member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia, according to the ASIC Financial Adviser Register. "The FPA has already taken disciplinary action, Mr David Allen O'Brien's membership of the FPA was terminated on 20 December ...
FPA offers pro bono support to bushfire victims
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 JAN 2020
... pro bono program where members can volunteer their time to help Australians impacted by the ongoing bushfire crisis. "The FPA community supported those who suffered in the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires and we want to offer our support again," FPA chief ...
No joy in the advice world this Christmas
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 DEC 2019
... to care for, many of whom are also struggling with the uncertainty pervading our industry at the moment." Both the AFA and FPA offer mental health programs for members - AFA Care and FPA Wellbeing.
Why joint effort is required in advice
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 5 DEC 2019
... front is needed in financial advice as the bill to defer new education requirements is tabled in parliament . At the recent FPA Professionals Congress several industry associations were present - all of them keen to demonstrate a united front. Phil Kewin ...
Update on FASEA code guidance on the way
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 29 NOV 2019
... Stephen Glenfield has confirmed more guidance on the contested Code of Ethics is imminent. Speaking to Financial Standard at the FPA Professionals Congress, Glenfield confirmed FASEA is aiming to have either a full guidance note or additional guidance ...
FASEA compliance has silver lining
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 29 NOV 2019
... workload of meeting FASEA's Code of Ethics requirements can be a great push to get it in order, according to a speaker at the FPA Congress. In a session about being a good corporate citizen, Suzanne Haddan, managing director of BFG Financial Services ...
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