FASEA’s response to industry consultation – quietly released on December 20 – still leaves advisers wondering whether incentives to provide business referrals are banned or not.
Tahn SharpeJanuary 7, 2020
If the voices of all stakeholders - clients included - don't come together in a public conversation, the professionalisation of the advice industry will continue to be derailed, Deloitte partner and former FASEA CEO Deen Sanders, has explained.
Matthew SmithDecember 18, 2019
Jamming insurance and financial planning together under FASEA’s education bracket will just water down the specialist area, the head of Synchron’s 500-strong network believes.
Tahn SharpeDecember 16, 2019
Any plans to lobby government and FASEA to amend its plain words or to dilute its principles or interpretation should be dropped; it is simply not in the interests of the new profession, Robert MC Brown reckons.
Robert MC BrownDecember 11, 2019
Reflections on the FPA Congress and local advice industry by well known UK adviser and advice mentor Phil Billingham puts Australia's fixation with regulatory change and proliferation of product into context.
Phil BillinghamDecember 10, 2019