Scheerlinck confirmed in AIST top job


The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) has announced that interim chief executive Eva Scheerlinck will step up to lead the industry body on a permanent basis, following the resignation last year o.. Read More

Farmer to replace retiring IOOF CIO


IOOF has announced chief investment officer Steve Merlicek will retire on 30 June to be replaced by Australian equities portfolio manager Dan Farmer. The group confirmed Merlicek would step down after eight year.. Read More

Two new hires reinforce Mine Wealth


Mining industry super fund Mine Wealth + Wellbeing (Mine) has recruited a former Westpac financial planning manager and a digital entrepreneur to its executive team in a move to strengthen member engagement and enhan.. Read More

Slattery to leave SMSF body in May


Andrea Slattery has resigned as chief executive of peak self-managed superannuation body the SMSF Association, although she will continue as a non-executive director. Slattery will be succeeded by International .. Read More

NAB trustee in ASIC probe, wealth GM moves


ASIC has imposed additional licence conditions on the Australian financial services licence (AFSL) of NULIS Nominees Limited (NULIS), a National Australia Bank (NAB) superannuation trustee, following what the corpora.. Read More

Futuro, Decimal unveil new hires


Non-aligned dealer group Futuro Financial Services has appointed a former financial planner as its new national manager of advice. Michael Frawley, who was most recently practice development manager for Suncorp .. Read More

New hires signal MLC Life longevity move


MLC Life Insurance has announced a series of new additions to its retail advised team as the group moved increasingly into the development of new longevity products in addition to traditional life policies. Form.. Read More

Key hires beef up NAB FP support


National Australia Bank (NAB) has recruited two senior managers from AMP dealer groups Hillross and ipac for executive positions in its salaried advice business, NAB Financial Planning (NAB FP). Andrew Gregory, .. Read More

Executive changes at SocietyOne, FIIG, Zurich


Peer-to-peer lending firm SocietyOne has appointed a former FIIG Securities head of markets as its new chief investment officer. John Cummins, who joined the group this month, will focus on expanding SocietyOne&.. Read More

Supervised Investments hires ex-Fidelity CEO


Supervised Investments Australia has appointed former Fidelity Investments boss Michael Ohlsson as its new chief executive. Ohlsson, who during a 25-year career has also held senior positions at international fi.. Read More

Ex-BT manager joins ClearView


Listed life insurer ClearView has appointed former BT Financial Group senior manager Jeffrey Scott as its new head of product. Scott would report to the business’s chief actuary and risk officer, Greg Mart.. Read More