TAL has announced an education partnership with Deakin University that will allow financial advisers who complete three modules and assessment tasks through TAL Risk Academy to be credited for a unit in the Deakin University's postgraduate financial planning course.
New investment management business Commencer Capital has acquired IEC Funds Management, the fund manager of the Investec Emerging Companies Australia Fund 1 (IEC Fund), from Investec Australia Limited, and renamed the IEC fund the 'Commencer Capital Emerging Companies Fund'.
State Street has added another layer to its ESG Risk Analytics and Reporting Solution via a strategic engagement with S&P Global Trucost.
From 5 October this year, new design and distribution obligations (DDO) will be imposed on financial product issuers and distributors.
In a new research paper it is circulating to clients, investment advice consultancy Frontier Advisors is exploring how derivatives could help institutional investors further hedge against the risk of climate change and the transition to a low carbon economy.
Now in its thirteenth year, the Fund Executives Association Limited (FEAL) and Melbourne Business School (MBS) Masters program continues to provide executives in the superannuation a tailored course designed to help them advance to the next step of their career.
After identifying a gap in the market, founder and executive officer of FASI (Financial Advice Service Innovation), Greg Harper, has launched a referral platform for aged care which he hopes will change the way people navigate their way through the available options.