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Calls for broad default life insurance system
ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 27 JUL 2020
... currently being consider threaten to make insurance harder for Australians to access." It said for many Australians financial advice is critical in making the correct life insurance decision but said the model with which this had traditionally been done ...
Super to lose $3tn by 2040
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 24 JUL 2020
... terms is a transition that could fundamentally reset Australia's superannuation sector, wealth management and financial advice marketplace," Dunnin said. "We are already seeing this playout with these sectors working hard to become much more efficient ...
NULIS calls for clearer regulatory definitions
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 24 JUL 2020
... their funds, NULIS said this can be the case. "Member instructions for the deduction of fees for the payment of financial advice (adviser service fees), can be provided from the adviser via online facilities however these instructions must be signed ...
European robo-adviser eyes Australia, taps Westpac exec
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 23 JUL 2020
... on." Software that enables better connectivity and client experience, as well as helping more Australians access financial advice, will continue to gain momentum as advisers depart the industry, Smith said. "These products make it easier for traditional ...
PSK acquires wealth firm
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
Financial advice firm PSK Financial Services has acquired Sydney-based Socius Wealth Management as part of its growth plans. Socius founder and partner John D'Alessandri said that completing the acquisition amid COVID-19 was challenging. "What became ...
Ombudsman demands changes for small business insolvencies
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 JUL 2020
... cash flow issues, compounded by falling revenue, may mean those small business can't afford the professional financial advice they need," Carnell said. "The ramifications of this could be devastating, both for the business and its owner and family ...
Six Park eyes advisers, appoints head
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 20 JUL 2020
... cost of doing business is going up and, at a time when more people than ever could benefit from some kind of financial advice, many advisers and wealth businesses are struggling to serve the available market in a cost-effective way," he said. "Six Park ...
Specialist platforms prosper in June quarter
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 20 JUL 2020
... were up 7% at $1.6 billion. HUB24 also signed 34 new licensees to the platform during the quarter, including financial advice firm Count , a large national broker, boutique licensees and self-licensed advisers. "Net inflows were at record levels for ...
AMP advisers low priority for ASIC
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
... issue for you to investigate, Mr Shipton?" Shipton replied that ASIC holds concerns about the accessibility of financial advice more broadly. "We have written to Senator O'Neill to discuss the changes to our Buyer of Last Resort policy, which we announced ...
AustralianSuper PYS fee under scrutiny again
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
... funds to pay a fine imposed by ASIC. In May last year, Hostplus was fined $12,600 for claims about independent financial advice that ASIC said were misleading. Press said Hostplus disclosed the matter in an annual statement to all members, to which Bragg ...
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