Fiducian surges amid recruitment focus

21-Feb-2017|By Leanne Abbas

Listed financial services firm Fiducian Group has reported significant growth in the first half of the 2017 financial year as it looks to expand its distribution base through increasing adviser recruitment. The group’s results for the.. Read More




Government bonds deliver critical balance

24-Feb-2017

Investors should use bonds to diversify their portfolios for protection in times of uncertainty, and avoid the trap of critics who suggest they are unattractive because they produce small returns, according to Jamies.. Read More

Opinion – Smooth the path to social bonding

24-Feb-2017

There is no longer any question that social media can work for financial advisers. The key questions are how to overcome the challenges for its implementation and what strategies work best to optimise adviser reach a.. Read More

New hires to boost BlackRock, Moneysoft

24-Feb-2017

BlackRock Australia has bolstered its wealth distribution and research relationship teams with two appointments in a bid to enhance its service delivery for clients. Former Perpetual Investments state sales mana.. Read More

Sales surge offsets weaker Clearview claims

24-Feb-2017

Clearview has recorded a significant rise in profits for the half year to December 2016 despite an unexpected adverse claims experience in its life insurance division, with an expanding distribution footprint and sur.. Read More

Profit up as Perpetual nurtures four funds

24-Feb-2017

Perpetual Limited has four new funds in the pipeline and more incubations are set to follow in 2017 as it posted strong results for the half year. In the six months to 31 December 2016, the fund manager recorded.. Read More

Standards loom for premiums, claims times

24-Feb-2017

The Insurance in Superannuation Working Group is set to release a draft set of standards governing key aspects of group life insurance such as premium levels and claims processing times, and will seek ASIC approval f.. Read More

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