Banking Royal Commission


A perfect storm

Freedom exits with $33.4m loss

TPB warned it risks accelerating adviser exodus

Making sense of the latest market developments


Royal Commission pressure detracts from performance for WaveStone fund

Remediation could impact tax and super

Will APRA’s latest AMP hit impact super outsourcing tenders?

Build a Strong Core


Jury still out on life/risk commission realities

Why not litigate: Empty threat or a sign of a teething tiger?

Time for ASIC to end the chest-beating

Industry funds become corporate super advice turnkey

AFSL applicants need to act fast on PI cover

Will an ALP victory accelerate planner exits?

ASIC may want codes of practice strengthened before granting approval

Lawyers call for standardised group life policy terms

Don’t incentivise planners via commission rebates says ISA