La Trobe Financial makes new appointments


Peer-to-peer lending firm La Trobe Financial has appointed three staff to senior positions, signalling a change in direction for the company following the resignation of two long-time employees. La Trobe Financ.. Read More

NAB recruits First State advice manager


A former national advice solutions manager for non-profit superannuation fund First State Super has joined National Australia Bank (NAB) to become head of client services and paraplanning for the bank’s salarie.. Read More

Countplus appoints non-executive director


Listed accounting and financial planning group Countplus has announced Catherine Hill will join its board as a non-executive director, effective immediately. Hill, a former board member at Deloitte and current .. Read More

ANZ Wealth appoints chief underwriter


ANZ Wealth has appointed Peter Tilocca as chief underwriter for its life insurance business, OnePath, effective immediately. Tilocca has been acting as the company’s acting chief underwriter following the .. Read More

Hub24 recruits BTFG exec


Wealth management platform Hub24 has announced the appointment of BT Financial Group (BTFG) head of SMSF Craig Lawrenson as its new chief operations officer (COO), commencing mid-August. The newly-created role w.. Read More

AFA general manager appointed to APFinSA


The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has announced the appointment of its general manager of member services, partnerships and campus, Nick Hakes, as vice chairman of the Asia Pacific Financial Services Associ.. Read More

MLC appoints chief claims officer


MLC Life Insurance has appointed former AIA New Zealand chief executive Natalie Cameron as its new chief claims officer. Cameron would start in the role on 10 July, reporting to chief executive David Hackett, th.. Read More

Sequoia to acquire Interprac


Listed financial planning company Sequoia Financial Group will acquire independent licensee Interprac for $12.83 million in a deal that will complement both groups’ strategic goals while adding significant scal.. Read More

SuiteBox homes in on dealer groups


Digital meeting place provider SuiteBox has added another adviser group to its client list and expected to sign a deal with a large accounting firm shortly. Centrepoint Alliance was the second dealer group to pa.. Read More

ACBC unveils CIO, braces for SMA expansion


Australian Corporate Bond Company (ACBC) has promoted Ian Martin to the newly-created position of chief investment officer as the company positions itself for further growth and product innovation. Martin was a .. Read More

Link Group acquires Adviser Network


Link Group has acquired Adviser Network from Lonsec Fiscal Holdings in a deal that complements the existing product suite offered by the company’s information, digital and data solutions (IDDS) division. .. Read More

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