Letters to the editor
January 2019
Editorial
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Editorial

Financial advice in the year 2024

We’re not predicting flying cars and robots, but there will be new expectations for financial advice standards. Professional Planner editor Matthew Smith writes. 
Analysis
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Analysis

The beginning of the end for SOAs?

ASIC's latest report on disclosure reflects the significant shift in regulators and policy makers' thinking on how risks and conflicts should be communicated.
Analysis

The advice industry’s policy paradox

The government wants a more professional advice industry and has a mandate to pass new regulations but it needs to be cautious not to make the cost of giving advice too preclusive.
Analysis

Blueprint: A new model for advice

Advice is less about increasing a client's wealth and more about helping individuals or families achieving what really matters to them. Simon Hoyle outlines a new blueprint for what the future advice client and business model might look like.
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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.
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Smith is the editor of Professional Planner’s print and digital platforms. He is an experienced financial journalist, editor and multimedia producer who has held senior editorial positions both in mainstream press and trade media.
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