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|A Melbourne boutique has hired a new chief operating officer, who has previously worked in similar roles at Perennial and Prodigy.|
|A corporate superannuation plan has appointed a new chair from Frontier Advisors, as the incumbent retires after 16 years.|
|Citi has appointed a vice chair of markets and securities services for Australia and New Zealand.|
|Australian Unity has nabbed the Bank of New Zealand's head of private banking, wealth and insurance to lead its retail business, following the resignation of the incumbent.|
|Australian Ethical Investments has appointed two new executives in newly created roles, adding a chief strategy and innovation officer and chief customer officer.|
|The former chief investment officer of Escala Partners and JBWere has joined a Melbourne boutique in an investment advisory role.|
|The $6 billion fund has appointed Elise van der Heyde, as chief operating officer ahead of the proposed merger with the Cbus.|
|BNP Paribas has announced the appointment of Sam Meares as head of banking services operations Australia and New Zealand.|
|The financial services industry saw a significant boost to online job advertisements after suffering a major blow due to COVID-19, according to the latest Sunsuper Australian Job Index report.|
|Westpac has named a new head of institutional banking, hiring from the executive team of Deutsche Bank Australia and New Zealand.|
There is a good chance the planned superannuation guarantee increase to 12% will be deferred again as the nation continues to struggle with the effects of COVID-19, according to Mercer senior partner David Knox.
BetaShares' ETF that tracks crude oil futures is once again changing the length of contracts it tracks and is taking extra measures to automatically convert the ETF to all cash if oil futures drop significantly again.
The global fund manager saw its profits tumble 196% following net outflows of close to $19 billion in the first half of this year, resulting in heavy hits to fee and commission income.
Chi-X TraCRs and funds will now be offered on a privately owned wealth management platform, granting financial advisers and their clients access to some of the world's biggest listed companies.
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