News

  • Share in the success 14/08/2013

    Aussies need to start breaking up the love affair with property and looking towards directly owned shares, according to one expert. Here’s five reasons why shares could be right for your younger clients read more

  • Foul called on MySuper 13/08/2013

    A new report highlights the anti-competitive nature of the Fair Work Act rules for superannuation, showing that the changes are not in clients' best interests read more

  • Storm suit blows on 13/08/2013

    The Federal Court of Australia has made a decision on ASIC’s appeal against the $82.5 million settlement that was reached in May this year read more

  • Planning firms leave fraud door wide open 13/08/2013

    Whether it’s a lack of understanding or putting too much trust in their employees, practice owners are failing to identify and rectify weaknesses in their processes read more

  • How clients can add $100,000 to super 13/08/2013

    An industry super fund has come up with a way to add around $100,000 to a client’s retirement nest egg. Could this help your clients reach the comfortable retirement they want? read more

  • Major bank culls staff 12/08/2013

    One of the big four has reportedly laid off 50 staff from its wealth management arm in the past few weeks. Are more banks likely to follow suit? read more

  • The conversation advisers need to have 12/08/2013

    With Australia's rapidly ageing population, there is one conversation that advisers need to be having with their clients, sooner rather than later read more

  • Are advisers being put out of a job? 12/08/2013

    The rise of DIY investors could signal the fall of advisers, but one industry expert says that it merely provides another avenue where advisers can show their expertise read more

  • Accountants target their platform 09/08/2013

    NTAA Advice has selected the platform that they will use in their push to help accountants transition to advice. What section of the market are they chasing? read more

  • Comment of the Week goes to.... 09/08/2013

    At Wealth Professional, we love a bit of healthy discussion, which is why we're going to be honouring our favourite comment each week with a lofty new title read more