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As the end of the financial year fast approaches, advisers must look ahead to what changes and improvements can be made in the coming year. On this weeks' Wealth Professional TV we catch up with Ben Kingsley of Empower Wealth and Graeme Colley of SPAA for their insights into things to come.
Discussion around the gender imbalance in financial services is a mainstay on the agenda. However, with a growing number of women in the space, many believe the industry should be doing more to attract female advisers.
Financial services in 2013 is seeing the broking and planning professions increasingly converge. This week Wealth Professional caught up with Mark Woolnough of ING Direct for his insights into how this convergence can produce opportunities for planners.
The 2013-14 Budget was announced by Treasurer Wayne Swan on Tuesday night, and as the dust settles for another year, there are mixed feelings on just how financial services will be affected.
A report released by ASIC in April reaffirmed the regulator’s commitment to ensuring advisers offer quality SMSF advice to investors.
Graeme Colley from the SMSF Professionals Association of Australia agrees that advisers must be diligent in the quality of advice when advising clients to establish their own fund.
The launch of the Association of Financial advisors white paper looking at the consumer-advice relationship offers rare insights into where exactly financial planners need to target improvements to service. Brad Fox of the AFA talks to Wealth Professional about the key differences between average and high performance.
As the Federal Election looms, many financial planners are considering how their vote will impact their business. We speak to Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Mathias Cormann about what the Coalition's policies will mean for financial advisers.
Financial planners will soon have to provide fee disclosure statements to their clients. Claire Wivell Plater of The Fold says it doesn't have to be an administrative headache.
Australia's population is ageing and with that comes a need for good advice. We speak to aged care specialist Brendan Ryan of Macquarie Bank about his area of expertise.
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