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  • Young advisers can be 'advisers for life' 06/01/2014

    The New Year heralds fresh opportunities and potential new growth. Wealth Professional talked to one energetic young adviser who offers a clear perspective on how the financial advice industry is shaping up read more

  • New Year resolutions advisers plan to keep 06/01/2014

    A survey of 800 financial advisers has yielded a top five list of New Year resolutions, all set to grow business in 2014 assuming, of course, you keep them. read more

  • Top performing year for super funds 06/01/2014

    Last year was a top performing year for superannuation funds with the median superannuation balanced option doing particularly well, says superannuation researcher SuperRatings. read more

  • Sensible steps to protect retirement portfolios 06/01/2014

    Sequencing risk can have a destructive impact on your clients' retirement portfolios, says Chris Hogan of HLB Mann Judd Sydney. He gives financial advisers tips to help mitigate this risk read more

  • Sinodinos announces FOFA changes 20/12/2013

    In perhaps the best Christmas present financial advisers will get, the government has announced which amendments it will make to the much-disputed FOFA reforms read more

  • CFA criticism unwarranted, say industry heads 20/12/2013

    Australian chartered financial analysts have said shoddy financial adviser ethics top their list of concerns for the coming year. Financial adviser heads hit back at these claims as uninformed read more

  • Top news for 2013 20/12/2013

    It's the end of a busy year for the financial planning industry and you must be ready for a well-earned break. As a treat, we have wrapped up the five most-read Wealth Professional articles for 2013 read more

  • Comment of the Week goes to... 20/12/2013

    Reader debate has been valuable, varied and – at times – heated during 2013. This week's top comment goes to a reader who chipped in on an article about predictions for advisers for the year ahead. Our reader held a different opinion to the chief executive who made the predictions read more

  • Court orders fraud-suspected adviser to stay in country 19/12/2013

    A Queensland-based financial adviser has been court-ordered to stay in the country as he is under investigation by ASIC for suspected fraud read more

  • CEO predicts game changers for 2014 19/12/2013

    Connect Financial Service Brokers CEO Paul Tynan predicts two key factors that will have the most profound impact on the financial advice industry over the next year and coming decade read more