Superannuation

Labor unveils its superannuation intentions

http://www.superguide.com.au/how-super-works/2013-federal-election-new-super-changes-summary-april-2013?utm_source=SuperGuide+Newsletter&utm_campaign=f5a2f602f3-Apr_2013_05_04_2013&utm_medium=email&gooal=eyJjaWQiOiJmNWEyZjYwMmYzIiwidGFnIjoiR29vYWxfVHJhY2tpbmdfMjE5ZjM3MzhiZCIsInVpZCI6ImRhNzE1NDFmYzM4ZDEzYjY5YWQwZTI3ZGQifQ%3D%3D|a3JvYjc1NTJAYmlncG9uZC5uZXQuYXU= 2013 Federal Election: new super changes summary (April 2013) April 5, 2013 by Trish Power10 Comments On 5 April 2013, federal treasurer Wayne Swan, and Minister for financial services and superannuation, Bill Shorten announced a bucket of changes to… Read More ›

Wickham wilts

Property financier Wickham Securities’ investors hit by $30 million fall Liam Walsh and James McCullough The Courier Mail, January 22, 2013 http://www.couriermail.com.au/business/property-financier-wickham-securities-investors-hit-by-30-million-fall/story-fnefl294-1226558533062 http://www.news.com.au/national/asic-launches-action-against-brad-sherwin-chairman-of-collapsed-lender-wickham-securities-and-wife-deborah-sherwin/story-fndo4ckr-1226559352570 Wickham Properties Pty Ltd was located in prestigious Wickham Tce., Brisbane whilst Wickham Financial Solutions had two… Read More ›

New Rules in UK for financial advisers

The UK Changes http://www.citywire.co.uk/money/regulator-brings-in-tough-new-rules-for-financial-advice/a647865/full?ref=citywire-money-latest-news-list&print=true by Michelle McGagh 2nd Jan 2013, “citywire money” The Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the United Kingdom starting 31/12/12 is implementing changes recommended by the retail distribution review (RDR) in three areas: Commission payments from product providers… Read More ›