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Advisers switch platforms amid pandemic
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
... online meetings, email campaigns, digital signature tools and social media management systems," Peker explains. "Whether by choice or circumstance, planners are adapting their technology stack during these unprecedented times." The report found that ...
Super for women under scrutiny
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUL 2020
... one to two balanced or growth options. I don't believe all women can be lumped into two investment options," she said. "Choice of super fund is important but equally important is getting the right strategy in place including a well-managed active investment ...
ASIC sues CBA, CFS over RC case
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUN 2020
... Corporations Act's ban on conflicted remuneration. ASIC said the arrangements could reasonably be expected to influence the choice of financial product recommended by the bank to its retail clients, or the financial advice it provided them. The regulator ...
ISA responds to calls for SG freeze
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 22 JUN 2020
... overwhelmingly support the rate going up slowly as the key to dignity in retirement, giving the average Australian worker choice and control on how they live their later years." The short-sighted proposed hit on super would mean more Australians would ...
Calls for index industry disruption
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 22 JUN 2020
... most appropriate benchmark, not the most well-known." Investors, advisers and asset managers will all gain by having more choice among indexes, he said. "Benchmarks have immense utility as analytical tools: They help investors understand risk and return ...
FASEA schedules remaining 2020 exam dates
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 19 JUN 2020
... remain practicing. FASEA has scheduled the exam across 327 sessions during the three months, with advisers having the choice of either the online or face-to-face option, depending on COVID-19 related requirements of the time. The August exam is open ...
Industry fund in successor fund transfer
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
... term. The transfer will result in a reduction in both administration and investment fees for members, in both MySuper and Choice options. In addition to cost benefits, Smartsave was apparently selected as the preferred fund as it can also provide sub-plans ...
SSGA model portfolios land on HUB24
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
... With changing market conditions, it has never been more important to provide advisers and their clients with a broader choice of quality and low-cost investment options to meet their needs." In addition to HUB24, SSGA's ETF model portfolios are also ...
Zenith defends LICs/LITs
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 12 JUN 2020
... the features they value more highly and accept that they will have to compromise on other aspects that come with this choice," Higgins said. And while LICs and LITs trading at a discount impacts returns, he argued this shouldn't be investor's ...
FSC calls for SMSF access to infrastructure
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 JUN 2020
... proposed Australian Superannuation and Infrastructure Investment Vehicles (ASIIVs) would unlock around $1.7 trillion in choice and SMSFs for infrastructure projects from investors who have limited access to them. "After steering Australia successfully ...
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