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Winners of inaugural Global Education Trust Awards unveiled
A professional body granting qualifications for competence and ethical behaviour in the financial advisory sector has announced the recipients of its awards aimed at rewarding financial literacy among university students.
Australia plans new adviser standards watchdog
The Australian Government will introduce legislation this year to set up a new independent standards body to oversee the country’s 22,500 financial advisers, enforce uniform educational standards and police an official code of ethics.
Australia pushes ahead with plans for degree qualified advisers
The Australian government has reaffirmed plans to set up an industry body aimed at lifting the professional standards of financial advisers, confirming that all new advisers must have a university degree.
Australia readies new laws on financial adviser standards
The Australian Government closed its consultation period on Monday for new legislation designed to raise education, training and ethical standards for financial advisers.