New Rules in UK for financial advisers

The UK Changes 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 ›

The National Financial Literacy Strategy The Hon Bill Shorten MP, the Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation on the 15th March 2011, launched this major policy initiative. The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australia’s financial Regulator, prepared the document. They have invited public comment prior… Read More ›

Super Shenanigans

Tony Boyd, writer of the Chanticleer column in the Australian Financial Review, this weekend (Dec 15-16) delivered retirees and those approaching retirement with more cause for concern. Until now Australians have had no reason to doubt the integrity of the industry… Read More ›