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|The number of authorised financial advisers has officially dipped to 19,922, declining about 11% compared to this time last year.|
|Research that is aiming to determine how formalising educational and ethics requirements impact the moral development of financial advisers is calling for participants.|
|A platform that connects financial advisers to paraplanners has onboarded over 250 users in the short time since it launched.|
|ROAR Software, formerly known as YTML, has won a technology solution mandate from a recently launched dealer group.|
|CountPlus announced a 51% investment in a paraplanning and administration service.|
|A Sydney digital advice business has won a UK wealth management firm with $51 billion in assets as a client.|
|The fintech has officially launched a solution that slashes the time to generate a statement of advice from eight hours to two hours.|
|ASIC will potentially provide leeway in the imminent annual renewal law, promising not to take regulatory action against financial advisers who fail to provide a financial disclosure statement.|
|A former Sentinel Wealth financial adviser with a gambling addiction has been charged with stealing $3.3 million from clients.|
|A study which saw financial advisers providing advice for hypothetical clients found glaring inconsistencies in risk assessments, with suggestions an adviser's own circumstances can influence the advice provided.|
AustralianSuper wants to triple its investment in private credit to $15 billion in next three years, as it announces a new head for the asset class.
The Association of Financial Advisers fears that ASIC's FY21 industry levy will blow out even more than its estimates.
Willis Towers Watson appointed a new lead for its investments team in Australia as the incumbent moves to client consulting.
Property developer ID_Land announced it is getting into private funds management, targeting Australia's high-net-worths.
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