JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 MAY 2017   12:42PM
Australians are still perplexed by financial advice and its increased accessibility and affordability through technology - and big data isn't helping.
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Advisers doubtful over super home deposit scheme
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 MAY 2017   12:41PM
The practicality of the Federal Government's proposed first home superannuation saver scheme is raising concerns with several financial advisers.
AFA and ANZ begin search for 2017 Rising Star
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 23 MAY 2017   11:57AM
The Association of Financial Advisers and ANZ are on the hunt for the 13th Rising Star of the Year.
Ignition Wealth secures BT Panorama deal
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 22 MAY 2017   5:01AM
Investors, advisers and accountants will benefit from a new partnership between Ignition Wealth and one of Australia's largest platforms.
Professional financial advice outpacing self-directed
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAY 2017   12:38PM
An overwhelming number of retail investors are turning to financial advice rather than single-handedly making investment decisions on their own.
Financial stress rising in Australia
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAY 2017   12:14PM
About one third of Australians are living pay cheque to pay cheque, according to the latest insight from BT Financial Group.
Pathway offers virtual workspace for advisers
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAY 2017   12:13PM
Netwealth's licensee services subsidiary Pathway has partnered to provide advisers with access to a digital workspace where they can interact with clients.
Worried parents prefer banks over stocks: Stockspot
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 MAY 2017   12:52PM
Parents who are worried about housing affordability and their children's financial futures are choosing bank accounts over share investment portfolios as the preferred savings vehicle.
Research exposes adviser pricing models
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 MAY 2017   12:29PM
Financial advisers are only achieving 13.5% in earnings - way below 35% targets, proving there is more confusion and curiosity about adviser pricing models than ever, preliminary results from Elixir Consulting research found.
CBA backs financial counselling
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 MAY 2017   11:26AM
The Commonwealth Bank is committed to helping stamp out economic abuse in Australia, partnering with Financial Counselling Australia to better equip financial counsellors aiding those impacted by domestic and family violence.
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