|Financial planning software provider AstuteWheel launched the third generation of its software solution, with new regtech capabilities.|
|A dealer group has ditched grandfathered arrangements ahead of the 2021 deadline and transitioned the majority of its network to a fee-for-service model.|
|ClearView's LaVista Licensee Solutions has had a boost to its books thanks to the increase in self-licensed financial advice practices seeking dealer services, such as back-office infrastructure and support.|
|Commonwealth Bank is reviewing options for its CommSec Advisory business, including a potential sale.|
|The two key financial advice associations have met with the government's new superannuation and financial services lead for the first time.|
|More than half of all financial advisers believe the role they perform today will change substantially or cease to exist over the coming decade, according to research from the CFA Institute.|
|More than 1700 financial advisers have dropped off the ASIC Financial Adviser Register in less than six months.|
|An ASX-listed advice group has paid $3.5 million to acquire the financial planning business of an Australian bank.|
|The key financial advice associations have teamed up for a life insurance taskforce as the industry inches towards ASIC's review of the life insurance framework slated for 2021.|
|The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority announced the first raft of current and historical graduate diplomas and bridging courses to be approved by the body.|
A new superannuation fund hoping to bridge the retirement savings gap will launch with the hope of disrupting the system that has disadvantaged women.
The general manager of superannuation and retirement solutions at a $57 billion industry fund has resigned, with the hunt commencing for a replacement.
Praemium saw funds under administration hit $16.1 billion over the last financial year, thanks largely to its off-platform managed accounts service.
OnePath has moved to enhance the abilities of financial advisers using its OneView Life client management portal.
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