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

Three hires boost KnowIT knowhow


Software firm KnowIT Group has announced three new roles to enhance its technical expertise, management capabilities and content production, following its acquisition of Strategy Steps in October. Industry cons.. Read More

AMP, NAB in advice reshuffle


National Australia Bank (NAB) has appointed a state manager within its advice business to the role of general manager in one of its aligned dealer groups. Stephen Poole, who is currently Queensland manager of bu.. Read More

Evergreen expands advisory services team


Boutique investment consulting firm Evergreen Consultants has strengthened its advisory services team on the back of growing demand for specialist portfolio construction insights. Evergreen co-founder and direct.. Read More

Blackrock merges teams, makes 6 new hires


Investment management firm BlackRock yesterday announced sweeping staff changes to its Australian business, merging its institutional and retail distribution teams and appointing six new executives to its client busi.. Read More

Beacon co-founder turns developer


Independent dealer group Beacon Financial Group has announced the resignation of a founding member. In a statement released yesterday, the group confirmed the departure of Andrew Blanchette, who had been part of.. Read More

Fortnum nabs former ANZ advice exec


Independent wealth management firm Fortnum Financial Group has appointed a former head of advice at ANZ as its new managing director. The group yesterday announced Neil Younger, who resigned as ANZ managing dire.. Read More

Bridges endorses Stanton in top job


Bridges Financial Services has confirmed Nathan Stanton as chief executive officer after he stepped into the role in an acting capacity in August following the departure of Nick Langton. Stanton had previously w.. Read More

Profile makes two senior hires


Financial advisory and wealth management firm Profile Financial Services has appointed two senior executives as part of its continued push for growth in goals-based investment initiatives. “We are seeing .. Read More

HLB Mann Judd unveils debt advice arm


Advice and accounting firm HLB Mann Judd has established a new debt advisory arm in a joint venture with a former senior executive of St George Bank. The new business, HLB Debt Advisory, would provide debt finan.. Read More

Ignition Wealth bolsters team


Digital advice finance provider Ignition Wealth has appointed a former Securitor and AMP business development manager as its new head of sales. Richard Liverpool, who has worked in the financial services industr.. Read More