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|Corporate regulator ASIC is extending the temporary Statement of Advice relief measure until 15 April 2022.|
|Colonial First State has partnered with Iress to help it comply with the newly introduced ongoing advice fee obligations.|
|AZ Next Generation Advisory has acquired a regional financial advice firm with $250 million in funds under management.|
|The Financial Planning Association of Australia unveiled its shortlist of finalists for the upcoming FPA Awards.|
|The reforms proposed by the Financial Services Council could reduce the time and cost to produce financial advice by more than 30% respectively.|
|In a bid to expand nationally, Fiducian has helped one of its practices acquire clients with $38 million in funds under advice.|
|Knowing more about financial issues related to ageing will ensure success for financial advisers in the years to come, according to more than half of all CFP professionals.|
|A Brisbane-based financial advice firm is the latest to join the Focus Financial Partners global network.|
|Professional associations and consumer groups have banded together to lobby for a stronger compensation scheme of last resort ahead of its expected legislation in the coming weeks.|
|Challenger Life has updated its annuities offering with a range of market-linked options in an attempt to overcome longevity risk and provide financial advisers with more retirement solutions.|
Natixis Investment Managers hired an institutional sales director who spent nearly a decade at First Sentier Investors.
The newly merged LGIAsuper and Energy Super have scrapped a weekly administration fee and will retain an annual fee as a result of scale benefits.
Fidelity International launched a climate investing policy with a rating scheme in a bid to halve its carbon emissions by 2030.
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue has recommended that the Australian Tax Office develop a Bill of Rights' for taxpayers.
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