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Experienced advisers in education limbo

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 21 MAR 2022
... circumstances allow us to do it." The Association of Independently Owned Financial Professionals executive director Peter Johnston is urging affected student members to "not commit to any additional studies to satisfy FASEA until after the election result". ...

Mixed reviews for advice industry reviewer

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 14 MAR 2022
... the financial advice industry. The Association of Independently Owned Financial Professionals executive director Peter Johnston called out Levy's lack of experience in financial advice and Senator Jane Hume's failure to appoint someone from the ...

AIOFP blasts 'elitist' young advisers

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 13 DEC 2021
... for financial advisers with over a decade's experience if it comes to power. Now, AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston has written to parliamentarians imploring them not to listen to younger financial advisers who have come out in opposition of ...

Backlash after 'unprecedented' ASIC action against Westpac

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 2 DEC 2021
... executive running Treasury, are again in the 'pop' gun for ripping off consumers," AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said. "Why 'pop gun'? As with all other ASIC actions against banks, no person is ever banned [they run and hide ...

AIOFP petitions to delay DDO, annual renewal

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 1 OCT 2021
... regulators, advisers and expensive for consumers, the petition goes on to say. Executive director of the AIOFP Peter Johnston said this has ultimately resulted in unintended consequences in which advisers now have to pass compliance costs to their clients. ...

Advice association shutters

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 27 JUL 2021
... said. In fact, the AIOFP had attempted to merge with the UFAA but found it incompatible. AIOFP chief executive Peter Johnston said his association was in initial discussions with the UFAA to merge. "It did not go anywhere as some of the people in control ...

Advice associations join forces

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 DEC 2020
... members from TSA and 6000 adviser members from AIOFP. In a note to members this morning, AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said this number will be a "powerful lobbying force" representing the advice, super and tax industry to government. "The ...

Calls for consent forms, opt-ins to be scrapped

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 18 AUG 2020
... Owned Financial Professionals (AIOFP). The dealer groups put their names to a document by AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston which included the suggestion that opt-in provisions be removed as they have increased the entry-level cost for clients ...

FASEA boycott sparks in-fighting

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUN 2020
... members have asked our opinion on what the UFAA are doing and should we be talking to them," AIOFP executive director Peter Johnston said to members. "We have spoken a number of times in the past with both Mark Schroeder and Alex Vagliviello. We pointed ...

AIOFP launches fresh campaign, criticises FPA

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 21 APR 2020
... in return for support. Writing to members, Association of Independently Owned Financial Professionals director Peter Johnston said advisers have an opportunity to force change, leveraging similar techniques employed by the mortgage broking sector post-Royal ...
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