Australians face retirement funding crisis

26-Feb-2013|By Krystine Lumanta

Superannuation continues to be the favoured method of retirement saving for working Australians, however only 30 per cent believe they will have enough in super to last past the age of 70, a Mercer research paper found. The December 2012 Su.. Read More




TPB warns on transitional registration

29-Mar-2017

Financial planners had just three months left to apply for transitional registration with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB), which would allow them an additional three years to complete the educational requirements f.. Read More

Fixed income next smart beta frontier

29-Mar-2017

The application of smart beta strategies to fixed income investing would be a key trend in Australia’s exchange-traded product industry in the coming years as the sector continued to mature, according to State .. Read More

Introductions make for optimum referrals

29-Mar-2017

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Goals-based advice must focus on client

29-Mar-2017

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Financial burdens troubling Australians

29-Mar-2017

Stagnant wage growth and rising living costs were contributing to increased financial stress among Australian consumers, highlighting the value an adviser could provide, according to Mortgage Choice. The firm&rs.. Read More

Sentry awards recognise adviser excellence

28-Mar-2017

Financial services licensee Sentry Group has recognised the top-performing financial advisers and practices within its national network at its 2016 Excellence Awards. Sentry chief executive and chairman Murray H.. Read More

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