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Poll Results – Knowledge Not the Issue

Most advisers appear to be dis-satisfied with the lack of emphasis on soft skills training options within the sector. (more…)

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4 · June 25, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, General, Polls  

New Initiative for Women in Advice

MetLife Australia and the AFA have joined forces to launch a new initiative designed to encourage women working in the financial advice sector. (more…)

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1 · June 25, 2019 in Company News, General  

Top Tips for Advisers to Drive Success

Geelong-based adviser, Ross Hultgren, has shared his top tips he says can be used by every adviser, regardless of their age, experience or client base. (more…)

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2 · June 24, 2019 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Zurich Launches New Wellness Program

Zurich has launched the industry’s latest health and wellness program, called LiveWell. (more…)

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0 · June 21, 2019 in Company News, General, Services  

Joe Bongiorno Honoured at MDRT

Australian adviser and industry senior statesman, Joe Bongiorno, has been recognised by his peers as the recipient of the 2019 Collins Phillips Award. (more…)

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· June 13, 2019 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Top Tips From Integrity Life Over PYSP Life Insurance Changes

Integrity Life has weighed into the impending Protecting Your Superannuation Package (PYSP) reform commentary, issuing its top tips to help super fund members prepare for the reforms. (more…)

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0 · June 10, 2019 in Company News, General, Superannuation  

AIA Campaign to Protect Life Cover in Super

AIA Australia has joined forces with two of its superannuation partners to launch a national public awareness campaign intended to alert Australians to their potential loss of life insurance cover brought about by impending changes to superannuation laws. (more…)

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2 · June 3, 2019 in Company News, General, Superannuation  

Opposition Announces Key Financial Services Portfolios

The ALP’s new leader, Anthony Albanese, has announced his new shadow ministry, including the line-up of the key shadow Treasury ministers who will drive the Opposition’s financial services policy agendas. (more…)

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2 · June 3, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, General  

Poll Results – Hope for Advisers

Our latest poll results suggest most advisers are more optimistic about their future viability under the returned Coalition Government, but there remains an ongoing sense of frustration within the adviser community. (more…)

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2 · May 28, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, General, Polls  

New Financial Services Minister Welcomed

The financial services industry appears to have responded positively to the appointment of Senator Jane Hume as the new Minister responsible for the financial services and superannuation sectors. (more…)

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1 · May 27, 2019 in General