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MetLife research into the impacts of the Royal Commission have found that consumers’ relationships with their advisers are not being adversely affected; in fact the opposite may be true.
A whitepaper produced by the AFA has found that consumers feel better, and in many cases are better off financially, after seeing a financial adviser.
NEOS appoints underwriting and sales team
AFA board leaders stay put
FPA announces new chair
Aviva CEO to leave in April
TAL adviser centre launch, minor changes to product structure and pricing
ASIC’s inspectors in big banks
CBA fees for no service EU update
Raiz Invest and Swiss Re partner up to launch group insurance products
Electronic advice register launch
BT updates quote and application software, announces policy fee waiver
Corporations Act sections of FASEA exams to be open book
Banks removing trail commissions and grandfathered payments
FOS releases its annual report on disputes, with an increase in complaints of 11 per cent for the last financial year.
ASIC’s report into insurance inside superannuation shows there is room for improvement.
Fidelity launches global emerging markets ETF
AMP cans SMSF lending, divests $440m from tobacco
Tobacco exclusion indices launched by MSCI
Bill introduced for revealing target markets of financial products
SMSF lending proposal from ASIC
New fintech agreements signed between Australia and US, Luxembourg
IOOF appoints CEO of Financial Services Partners
Magellan appoints new CEO
NGS Super names new CEO
QSuper CIO retiring in a year
A research project has found that over 40 per cent of men and women lie about their spending habits.
A study has examined the experiences of female CEOs in Australia.