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|... investigation in relation to allegations that Mr Hopkins and QWL failed to assist the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) to resolve client complaints," the regulator said. ASIC said the orders restrain Hopkins and QWL dissipating or diminishing ...|
|The Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) has appointed a chief operating officer from the Australian Tax Office. Justin Untersteiner will join AFCA from the start of December. AFCA chief executive and chief ombudsman David Locke said Untersteiner's ...|
|... Australian Financial Complaints Authority has delivered $185 million in compensation to consumers in its first year of operation. AFCA received a 40% uptick in complaints compared to previous complaints schemes. About 77% of complaints lodged have been ...|
|... who are concerned about advice they received from Plenty Wealth or Plenty Plus can lodge a complaint with Lime FS or with AFCA or obtain independent legal advice. Plenty was a finalist for the Excellence in Wealth and Investment category in the Finnies ...|
|... Australian Financial Complaints Authority has received 1450 complaints every week so far this financial year. This number has AFCA on track to beat its previous record. In July, after six months in operation the authority had received just over 35,000 ...|
|... covered by its licence. Financial Options has since applied for membership with Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA). Financial Options' licence has been suspended until 26 February 2020 - that period should allow time for the firm to lodge ...|
|AFCA ombudsman Shail Singh has addressed common adviser concerns regarding the authority's introduction of legacy complaints. Speaking at a recent Financial Planning Association of Australia event, Singh said AFCA will apply the standard of the relevant ...|
|... thing, ASIC said. "It will also enhance transparency and accountability of firms' performance in complaints handling and of AFCA's own decision-making." The move is part of a broader set of reforms aimed at increasing transparency in financial services ...|
|... ombudsmen and senior executives to develop and execute the organisational strategy and initiatives necessary to realise AFCA's vision and strategy. Based in either Sydney or Melbourne, this position has six direct reports and the responsibility for around ...|
|... collected over $83 million for consumers and small businesses in just six months. In its first six months of operations, AFCA received over 35,000 complaints and 60% of those have already been resolved. Of the resolved complaints, 74% were resolved in ...|
HESTA's former executive of advice strategy has taken on a new role at another industry fund.
Senator Jane Hume has slammed the superannuation industry over the excuses used by super funds for not merging, saying there is simply no excuse when members' best interests are at play.
Two major insurance providers have cleaned up at the Association of Financial Advisers' Life Company of the Year and Consumer Choice Awards.
If financial markets were waiting for the Australian labour market report to raise the odds of another RBA rate reduction, they're too late. Now only one question remains.
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