The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
|Instagram is set to add a feature that will allow its users to raise money for non-profits they are passionate about.|
|A boutique investment firm plans to allocate much of the $175 million it raised in 2018 to alternatives, anticipating family offices and private wealth advisers will increasingly do the same.|
|Sydney's HNWI community is set to welcome its latest member, after a woman suddenly became $107 million richer.|
|Sydney will be home to a new journalism institute next year as part of a $100 million commitment to the profession from philanthropist Judith Neilson.|
|More than 95% of high net worth individuals in Asia Pacific are prepared to consolidate assets with their primary wealth manager, provided there's a strong connection. But it's less likely in Australia.|
|Owners of an ASX-listed company donated $10 million to a university with campuses in Coffs Harbor and Queensland to fund research.|
|As the 2018 FPA Professionals Congress begins today in Sydney, the association's philanthropic arm is welcoming a new chair.|
|A charity comparator website co-founded by a former Lonsec general manager is set to launch a premium vetting service for wealthy donors.|
|Australian charities could be receiving $180 million more in donations each year if the gender pay gap was to close, according to a new report on trends in philanthropy.|
|A Singapore-based family office is investing $34 million in an absolute return fund run by a fintech that offers a crowdfunding loan platform for small to medium enterprises.|
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The chief commercial officer and head of communications and marketing officer at Iress have announced their resignations.
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Commonwealth Bank has ditched its 90-year-old Dollarmites program after the state governments' banning of school banking schemes.
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BT has identified the cause of its $147 billion platform being down for a week, with new chief executive Matt Rady making assurances for the future.
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The life insurer appointed a general manager, product and proposition, hiring from MetLife.
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