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Family law super reform passes

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 3 SEP 2021
... for parties seeking information about their former partner's superannuation," minister for superannuation and financial services Jane Hume said. "Access to this information will better support separated couples to divide their property on a just and ...

Occupational exclusions under scrutiny

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 3 SEP 2021
... relation to default life and TPD insurance in MySuper products are necessary or appropriate," Hume said. The Financial Services Council kicked off its consultation in August, asking stakeholders if such exclusions should be removed. The FSC said if a ...

Responsible investment sector hits $1.2tn

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
... there is also a small risk that they could break Australian consumer law, which doesn't explicitly cover the financial services sector but can be taken across that." The report shows that just one quarter of investment managers are practising a leading ...

WTL posts $3.3m loss

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
... said. WTL was founded in 2010, initially under the name of Spring Financial Group. When significant changes to financial services regulation kick started in 2017, the firm began restructuring to become a primarily business-to-business operation. "Rationalising ...

ASIC red tape unit welcomed

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 SEP 2021
... streamline stakeholder interaction. "I want all Australian households to have access to affordable, high quality financial services and advice. The creation of this unit, alongside the $46 million of relief the government announced this morning for financial ...

Realside Financial Group adds to team

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... associate and analyst in the team. Bibiana Yeung also joined Realside and was previously director of client financial services at Knight Frank Australia. In this role, she delivered property financial services across a portfolio which included SCA Property ...

Iress integrates DDO with Xplan

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... and information for licensees and advisers by providing TMDs to them and their clients. Further to this, the financial services software company announced it is integrating Objective Corporation with its blockchain technology, allowing product issuers ...

Plan to increase competitiveness of managed funds

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... managed funds industry to attract greater offshore investment now and into the future," Frydenberg said. The Financial Services Council (FSC) welcomed the draft legislation. "The FSC has been advocating for the introduction of the CCIV for many years ...

Lockdowns see uptick in advice seekers

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... Association of Australia (FPA) and SMSF Association are both network members of The Separation Guide, as is the Financial Services Institute of Australia.

Former adviser hit with criminal charges

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 30 AUG 2021
... Lawrence Toledo, who is a former representative of Sentinel Private Wealth, has been charged with breaching a financial services banning order on three occasions after appearing at the Brisbane Magistrates Court on August 27. ASIC banned Toledo from ...