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Industry groups welcome Labor government

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  MONDAY, 23 MAY 2022
... the FPA expects actions on adviser education to be the first order of business for the incoming minister for financial services. "Congratulations to prime minister Anthony Albanese and his government on their appointment and we look forward to working ...

Mitsui, Nomura to acquire New Forests

CHLOE WALKER  |  MONDAY, 23 MAY 2022
... and see New Forests' approach to climate change being complementary to Nomura's business." "As a large global financial services group, we play a significant role in helping to solve environmental challenges, and we see investment in sustainable land ...

Chalmers sworn in as treasurer

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 23 MAY 2022
... victory in the federal election. The weekend's result also sees the departure of Jane Hume as minister for financial services, superannuation, and the digital economy. Treasury is now led by Jim Chalmers, the man who has served as shadow treasurer since ...

CountPlus names chief executive

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAY 2022
... BankWest Financial Advice. He also spent close to six years with AMP, first as chief executive of Hillross Financial Services and then as director of strategy and transformation for AMP's advice, super and banking operations. CountPlus said Humphrey's ...

ASIC bans financial adviser for five years

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAY 2022
... ASIC found that between March 2017 and August 2021, Guan, through his company Perennial Growth, carried on a financial services business when he traded shares on behalf of clients and used managed discretionary accounts. However, Guan nor his company ...

Challenger restructures for growth

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 19 MAY 2022
... investment expertise and a deep understanding of our business. Combined with his 17 years of experience in senior financial services roles, he is the ideal candidate to drive growth and lead our life and solutions team," Hamilton said.

Foresters appoints chief risk officer

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 19 MAY 2022
... non-executive director of the Governance Institute of Australia. Sakellaris praised Hanigan's 20 years of experience in financial services and risk-related roles. She said: "Greg is a proven performer with a solid track record. His experience spans leading ...

Trust in financial services jumps: CFA

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 MAY 2022
While Australian investors are overall less trusting of the financial services industry and financial advisers than global peers, a new survey has found levels of trust to be robust. Data from the CFA Institute Enhancing Investors' Trust study revealed ...

GQG Partners expands Australian team

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 MAY 2022
... wealth management clients. Meanwhile, Killen has 12 years' experience combined in sales and distribution, and financial services recruitment in both Australia and the UK. She will be based in Melbourne. Before joining GQG Partners, Killen was a director ...

Former adviser sentenced over dishonesty

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 17 MAY 2022
... chair Sarah Court said: "Instead of showing the honesty and integrity required of someone who works in the financial services sector, Mr Nesseim deliberately lied to ASIC, using fabricated evidence and lied under oath in an attempt to evade ASIC's scrutiny." ...
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