financial services reform


ASIC wants a bigger regulatory stick

MLC seeks overhaul of FSR

ASIC powers already enough

Build a Strong Core


Restore confidence in planning - FPA

Stricter definitions around salesman and advisers not needed: Bobbin

Regulations must distinguish between sales and advice

New means testing rules represent an opportunity for advice


Direct insurance promises growth

Government relations now key priority for AFA

PI scarcity puts small dealers at risk

Boxed in

Approved product list no defence

CPD makeover planned

New gearing software launched

FPA calls for wider reform

Push for ASIC to act on legal grey area