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ASIC product intervention to commence
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 27 JUN 2019
ASIC has initiated consultation on new powers allowing it to intervene where it feels financial products have caused or are likely to cause consumer detriment. Under new product intervention powers, ASIC will be able to take action against financial ...
Former Westpac adviser permanently banned
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 JUN 2019
A former Westpac financial adviser was permanently banned for providing inappropriate advice that placed a number of clients' retirements in jeopardy. Subeer Luthra was banned by ASIC following surveillance that found he dishonestly altered his clients' ...
Westpac appoints remediation lead
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 24 JUN 2019
Westpac is welcoming a new head of remediation. At the same time, the group has responded to reports of up to 300 planned redundancies within BT Financial Group. Former ANZ general manager, wealth separation and transition Mandy Rutherford has joined ...
Fund manager insto lead exits
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 21 JUN 2019
The head of institutional at a $5 billion hedge fund manager has departed. Ellerston Capital has confirmed the departure of head of institutional sales and client relations Melinda Carter. Carter served in the role for just over 12 months, having joined ...
AustralianSuper, Link renew mandate
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 JUN 2019
AustralianSuper has renewed its long-running mandate with Link Group. Australia's largest super fund has extended its relationship with Link for a further four years commencing July 1, with two options for the fund to roll for an additional year ...
Will financial advisers cease to exist?
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUN 2019
More than half of all financial advisers believe the role they perform today will change substantially or cease to exist over the coming decade, according to research from the CFA Institute. With the necessary skillset to be a financial adviser evolving ...
ASIC FAR, advice industry contract
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 17 JUN 2019
More than 1700 financial advisers have dropped off the ASIC Financial Adviser Register in less than six months. As of this month, there are 27,108 active financial advisers in Australia, Rainmaker analysis of latest ASIC FAR data shows. At its height ...
Approved diplomas, bridging courses confirmed
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2019
The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority announced the first raft of current and historical graduate diplomas and bridging courses to be approved by the body. The diplomas and bridging courses approved, from select higher education providers ...
Advice group adds general manager
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2019
A former national sales manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management has taken on a leadership role at a diversified wealth management business. Partners Wealth Group is welcoming Brett Mennie to the role of general manager, wealth. He will be responsible ...
Fund manager exits global debt, chief resigns
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 13 JUN 2019
Supervised Investments' chief executive Michael Ohlsson has resigned following a decision by the fund manager to pull out of global debt markets. In a statement to Financial Standard , Ohlsson said Supervised Investments Australia Limited (SIAL) has ...
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