Managed accounts will be game changer

24-May-2017|By Daniel Paperny

The strong growth of managed accounts would help advisers unlock a more client-centric and scalable advice solution as the advice industry landscape continued to evolve, according to Colonial First State (CFS). Speaking at the 2017 CFS Advis.. Read More

Fractional investing brings new opportunities


While the federal government’s First Home Super Saver Scheme formed the centrepiece of the 2017 budget in terms of its implications for younger Australians, the emergence of fractional property investment platf.. Read More

RateSetter launches P2P green loan scheme


Peer-to-peer lending specialist RateSetter has teamed with the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) to launch a new lending scheme to offer better financing options for the purchase of energy-efficient products. .. Read More

Fees fall, but investors’ costs rise


New research from investment consultancy bfinance has shown a fall in asset management fees by 8 per cent between 2010 and 2014 amid pressure from passive and smart beta products. The “Investment Manageme.. Read More

Push to raise group risk cover awareness


Life insurance specialist provider MetLife Australia has launched a campaign to improve the public’s awareness and understanding of group risk insurance included within the member benefits of a large number of .. Read More

Hub24 reaches $5 billion milestone


Independent investment and superannuation platform provider Hub24 has surpassed $5 billion in funds under administration (FUA) on the back of continual strong inflows across new advisers and a deepening existing clie.. Read More

Banks still a good investment


Fund managers participating in a panel session about the domestic banking sector at the recent Australian Shareholders Association 2017 Conference have confirmed their conviction these financial institutions remain g.. Read More

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