Stone & Chalk expands to Melbourne


Fintech hub Stone & Chalk has opened a Melbourne office to service growing demand from Victorian technology start-ups. Fintech Victoria founding chief executive Alan Tsen will spearhead the venture and it is.. Read More

NAB names Allen as Godfrey Pembroke GM


National Australia Bank (NAB) yesterday announced the appointment of Sean Allen as the general manager of its Godfrey Pembroke dealer group. Allen replaces Peter Smith, who has been redeployed to the role of gen.. Read More

Ex-RI Advice chief joins Opex


Former RI Advice Group chief executive Paul Campbell has joined financial planning consultancy firm Opex Consulting. Campbell joined the South Australian company as a director in June. Prior to joining Op.. Read More

O’Connor joins Challenger


OC Funds Management staffer Paul O’Connor has joined Challenger as national key account manager. O’Connor joins the listed financial services firm from his role at OC Funds Management in investment a.. Read More

Ex-NAB Wealth executives resurface


A number of senior executives shown the door as part of National Australia Bank’s (NAB) staff shake-up have resurfaced at rival companies. Former MLC chief information officer Marshall Stephen was this mon.. Read More

Howes resigns from Actuaries Institute


Melinda Howes has resigned from her post as chief executive of the Actuaries Institute. “I can confirm that after nearly four years as institute CEO, Melinda Howes has resigned and will be leaving the orga.. Read More

The right time to leave: Dunn


AMP chief executive Craig Dunn yesterday said the decision to step down from his role with the financial services giant was not easy and not one he took lightly. Dunn announced he would retire from AMP at the en.. Read More

AMP names new CEO


AMP has this morning named Craig Meller as its new chief executive and managing director, effective 1 January 2014. Meller replaces Craig Dunn, who will retire from AMP. AMP chairman Peter Mason said the AM.. Read More

Bendigo reshuffles roles to expand lending


Bendigo and Adelaide Bank has reorganised a number of its senior staff positions to support the new structure of its margin lending arm, Leveraged Equities (LE). The new team will be charged with further enhanci.. Read More

Ex-CBA executive takes AMP wealth role


AMP Financial Services has named Patricia Montague as director contemporary wealth management products, effective 12 August. In her new role, Montague will be responsible for a number of AMP’s superannuati.. Read More

Macquarie’s Maher considering his options


Peter Maher has not ruled out a return to the financial services sector, despite stepping down from his senior executive roles with Macquarie Bank and the Financial Services Council (FSC). Maher stepped down thi.. Read More

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