Tahn Sharpe is a Sydney-based financial services journalist with a background in financial planning. He writes on advice, superannuation, investment, banking and insurance issues, is a certified SMSF Adviser and holds an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning. Contact at [email protected]
Feedback from the regulator’s consultation into affordable advice reveals advisers are keen on regtech but have little interest in digital advice because it costs too much and consumers aren't interested.
Tahn SharpeApril 14, 2021
An expanded RoA regime is one of many actions ASIC is considering after trawling through almost 500 submissions to its landmark consultation paper on access to affordable advice. Another – the need to fix its own “turgid” guidance documents.
Tahn SharpeApril 13, 2021
The new AMP Australia CEO wasted no time meeting with his adviser cohort to discuss the way forward, with changing business models and competitive products high on the agenda.
Tahn SharpeApril 12, 2021
Darren Whereat is building out what is likely going to be the most widely used advice technology suite in Australia over the next five or so years. IOOF will be leveraging scale for new solutions, but that doesn’t mean Xplan is old news – yet.
Tahn SharpeApril 8, 2021