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Future Fund ditches male-only boards as investment companies
APRA says soon there’ll be no such thing as ‘sustainable’ finance - it’ll all be green
Australian Ethical campaigning against gambling investments in super
Christchurch Call gains traction
Ethics Centre launching FASEA-approved financial adviser course
A recent research report has analysed female-founded fintech start-ups as investments compared to their male-led peers, finding a significant difference in investment quality.
In March, bond funds drew the most investor demand out of any asset class, with US$73 billion in net subscriptions.
ETFs saw US$32 billion in net flows in March, with global ETF assets hitting US$5.383 trillion.
TAL wins big with two new industry super fund group insurance mandates
Hostplus fined for claiming ‘independent’ financial advice
Goldsky companies liquidated, declarations made
TelstraSuper appoints new chair
Catholic Super welcomes new chair
SuperConcepts restructures executive team
JANA switches up the board
Equity Trustees appoints head of fund services
Citi appoints head of Australia
Mercer appoints administration business head
CBA board member leaving
UBS co-head of equities Aus and NZ steps down
Club Plus Super loses chair to Parliament
A research report reveals the behaviour and motivations of the new breed of financial advice clients, and discusses how advisers can capitalise on the changing financial landscape.
The American Society of Actuaries set up a special forum to discuss mortality and longevity. This is a brief overview of their findings and report.
ANZ hires extra remediation team staff
Insurtech Australia appoints new CEO
Women in Finance Awards - nominations now open
NIBA Young Professional Broker of the Year Award Finalists named for VIC/TAS
TAL cutting jobs, restructuring
AIA Australia discounts lump sum policies
OnePath announces adviser portal improvements
Integrity Life announces product enhancements
Asteron Life exiting stage left
Life Code Compliance Committee (LCCC): still work to do
Australasia Wealth Services and Management licence suspended
Westpac paying back over 30 per cent of fees-for-no-service
APRA sends letter, demands action from disability income providers
FSC says no to civil penalties for voluntary industry code
Adviser AFS licences revoked due to dual authorisation with other licensee