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Class action legislation open for consultation

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 1 OCT 2021
... progresses, it will implement key recommendations of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services in its report on litigation funding and the regulation of the class action industry, including recommendations 7, 11, 12, 13 ...

AFA names Great Advice Awards winners

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 30 SEP 2021
... and emotional value that their advice has provided. The New South Wales winner was Terry Johnson from Keyman Financial Services based in Parramatta. "Not only has he administered pro bono claims, but he always shows the utmost care to his clients when ...

Carolyn Colley joins Milford board

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 30 SEP 2021
... been appointed to Milford Asset Management's board as a director, bringing more than 30 years of Australian financial services sector knowledge. Colley was previously head of personal banking at Macquarie Group, chief operating officer of wealth management ...

Advice group appoints chief executive

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 SEP 2021
... financial advice group has named a new chief executive to take over in October, promoting from within. Profile Financial Services has appointed Lena Ridley as its new chief, replacing interim chief executive Peter Coleman. Ridley is currently the group's ...

Retirement Income Covenant closer to materialising

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 28 SEP 2021
... age pension under the Social Security Act 1991 ", the four-page document shows. Minister for superannuation, financial services and the digital economy Jane Hume said the Retirement Income Covenant gives retirees the confidence to spend their superannuation ...

ASIC bans adviser, cancels AFSL

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 SEP 2021
The corporate regulator banned a Gold Coast-based financial adviser from providing financial services for four years and cancelled the associated AFSL for failure to comply with its general obligations. ASIC found that Frederick Steven Ackerman failed ...

Westpac New Zealand names chief executive

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 24 SEP 2021
... role as general manager, institutional & business banking. "Catherine is an experienced and well-respected financial services leader. The Westpac New Zealand board and I are delighted she has accepted this critical role leading the New Zealand business ...

Industry fund chief executive to step down

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 24 SEP 2021
... "I've enjoyed my time with Intrust Super immensely and am grateful to have worked in such a dynamic part of the financial services industry. I also feel very fortunate to have delivered such an important financial service to the hospitality industry ...

ClearView launches risk product suite

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 23 SEP 2021
... ensure that our products are fit-for-purpose, and we remain easy to do business with," he said. The listed financial services company will also unveil its new life insurance platform in October, which will include a new adviser and customer portal, policy ...

Former Regal FM portfolio manager banned

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 SEP 2021
... also found Rands wasn't adequately trained or competent for the role he held and is likely to contravene a financial services law again. "Market manipulation is an enduring priority for ASIC. Market manipulation undermines the integrity of, and diminishes ...