FRIDAY WEALTH MANAGEMENT UPDATE 15 Oct 2021

On Fridays, we put together wealth management industry news that may be of interest to professionals in superannuation, life insurance, banking & credit, or investments!

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ETF Securities tap into fintech, blockchain. https://www.financialstandard.com.au/news/etf-securities-taps-into-fintech-blockchain-179790090

BetaShares to launch Crypto Innovators ETF. https://www.betashares.com.au/news/betashares-crypto-innovators-etf-cryp-coming-soon-to-the-asx/
https://www.financialstandard.com.au/news/etf-securities-taps-into-fintech-blockchain-179790090

CFS signs up to Iress blockchain-based advice fee consent solution. https://www.moneymanagement.com.au/news/people-products/cfs-implement-iress-blockchain-advice-fee-consent-tech

ASIC extends temp financial advice relief measures in COVID instrument until 15 April 2022. https://asic.gov.au/about-asic/news-centre/find-a-media-release/2021-releases/21-269mr-asic-further-extends-temporary-financial-advice-relief-measures-in-covid-19-instrument

… takes action against super trustee Diversa Trustees Limited. https://asic.gov.au/about-asic/news-centre/find-a-media-release/2021-releases/21-265mr-asic-commences-proceedings-against-superannuation-trustee-diversa-trustees-limited/

TWUSUPER and EISS Super merger plans collapse. https://www.smh.com.au/business/banking-and-finance/eiss-super-merger-talks-collapse-with-twusuper-20211014-p58zyh.html

The Fair Work Ombudsman takes action against Commonwealth Bank. https://www.fairwork.gov.au/about-us/news-and-media-releases/2021-media-releases/october-2021/20211011-cba-litigation-media-release

FSC to introduce an enforceable FSC Standard that prohibits use of occupational exclusions and restrictive definitions within default group life insurance policies in super. https://www.fsc.org.au/policy/superannuation/occupational-exclusions

Netwealth funds under administration passes $50 billion. https://www.moneymanagement.com.au/news/financial-planning/netwealth-fua-passes-50-billion

HUB24 records net inflows of $3 billion for September quarter. https://www.moneymanagement.com.au/news/funds-management/record-inflows-hub24

Westpac profit takes $1.3billion hit. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-10-12/inflation-concerns-asx-usd-wall-street-oil/100531186

Active Super partners with Link Group to revamp digital experience. https://www.financialstandard.com.au/news/active-super-revamps-digital-experience-179790067

Dimensional Fund Advisors launch 3 ESG portfolios. https://www.investordaily.com.au/latest-news/50056-dimensional-launches-three-esg-portfolios

 

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