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APPOINTMENT NEWS

Dunsford Financial Planning joins Synchron

07-Dec-2017

A previously self-licensed financial planning practice has joined privately owned dealer group Synchron following its acquisition by AZ Next Generation Advisory earlier this month. In a statement, Synchron confi.. Read More

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TECHNOLOGY NEWS

AMP unveils goals-based engine

07-Dec-2017

AMP has launched a new goals-based modelling engine that provides clients with a detailed picture of the impact different advice strategies will have on their long-term financial circumstances. The new engine, w.. Read More

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SUPERANNUATION NEWS

Super system failing women

18-Dec-2017

Australia’s superannuation system appears to be failing female retirees, with women nearing the end of their working lives having just $80,000 on average in their super account, according to robo advice firm Si.. Read More

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FINANCIAL PLANNING NEWS

Triple A launches cryptocurrency fund

22-Dec-2017

A hedge fund industry veteran has partnered with ANZ’s former head of global markets to launch Australia’s first cryptocurrency-focused managed fund, which will give sophisticated investors exposure to em.. Read More

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INVESTMENT NEWS

Opinion – Diversification doesn’t always pay

20-Dec-2017

One of the most commonly touted rules of investing is to create a diversified investment portfolio. Investment guru Warren Buffett is critical of this rule and has been quoted as saying “wide diversification is.. Read More

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ACCOUNTING NEWS

Rents challenge working parents, pensioners

18-May-2017

Pensioners and working parents had been squeezed out of the rental market in metropolitan areas across Australia, according to the latest Rental Affordability Index (RAI). Released this week, the figures reveal.. Read More

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INSURANCE NEWS

Insurance in super code of practice released

19-Dec-2017

The Insurance in Super Working Group (ISWG) has released its draft code of practice for life insurance held within superannuation. In a statement, the ISWG said the voluntary code would represent “a strong.. Read More

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