New hires to boost BlackRock, Moneysoft


BlackRock Australia has bolstered its wealth distribution and research relationship teams with two appointments in a bid to enhance its service delivery for clients. Former Perpetual Investments state sales mana.. 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

NAB practice development manager joins Zurich


Zurich has appointed a former NAB Wealth practice development manager as the New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory account manager for its investments business. Bevan Green, who has worked across the .. Read More

Synchron targets steady growth


Non-institutionally aligned dealer group Synchron yesterday announced it was aiming to lift its number of authorised representatives from 427 to 500 by September 2018 and was targeting conservative net annual growth .. Read More

Midwinter hires Saiz as insto head


Financial services technology firm Midwinter has appointed former Rice Warner consultant Salvador Saiz as its new head of institutional growth as the firm looks to further grow its business in the superannuation spac.. Read More

Perpetual endorses Thompson in GM role


Perpetual has promoted former head of wholesale business Matt Thompson to distribution general manager for Perpetual Investments, following the resignation of Dean Winterton. Thompson, who starts in the role to.. Read More

Cap reform may set off a super rush


Changes to the government’s superannuation reforms announced last month may create a sudden ‘gold rush’ where wealthy pre-retirees scramble to make non-concessional contributions to super funds befo.. Read More

Livingstone appointed new CBA chair


Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) yesterday announced current Business Council of Australia president Catherine Livingstone would assume the role of chair of the bank from 1 January 2017. Livingstone, who wa.. Read More

AdviserLogic appoints Harding-Davis to board


Financial software provider AdviserLogic has appointed former Australian Unity Personal Financial Services (AUPFS) advice general manager Paul Harding-Davis as a new non-executive director, starting in the role in mi.. Read More

Bravura appoints new product manager


Financial software provider Bravura Solutions has continued the expansion of its operations in the Asia-Pacific region, yesterday announcing the appointment of David Loader as its new product manager for life insuran.. Read More

New AFA chief aims for unadvised 80 per cent


Increasing the number of Australians who seek out financial advice services will be a primary focus of the incoming board of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA), according to new president Marc Bineham. .. Read More