Category Archives: AFA News

Our ASIC submission to promote access to affordable advice

AFA News 21 January 2021. The AFA has welcomed the opportunity to provide feedback in response to ASIC’s consultation paper 332 on promoting access to affordable advice for consumers. This is an important opportunity to contribute ideas to help address the current issues with access and affordability of financial advice. This consultation is being closely […]

Latest exam results

Latest exam results  AFA News 21 January 2021. The November 2020 exam results, released by FASEA on 22 December 2020, list the following notable highlights: 76% passed the November exam. 1,016 advisers sat the exam in November. A total of 11,241 financial advisers have now passed the exam to date. This represents 52% of advisers […]

FASEA clarifies AFA’s FChLP and ChLP professional designation accreditation

AFA News 21 January 2021. An amendment to the Legislative Instrument and Explanatory Statement for relevant degree qualifications was released on 21 December 2020.  This includes an update on all FASEA approved bachelor’s degrees, Graduate Diplomas and bridging courses. This amendment and other supporting documentation also includes clarification with respect to the AFA’s FChFP and […]

FASEA Exam Pre-Briefing Webinars

AFA News 21 January 2021. FASEA are conducting pre-exam briefing webinars this week for those who are booked into complete the January/February exams. If you are an adviser who is registered for the January/February 2021 exam, we would like to hear your thoughts on this process after you have attended the pre-exam webinar. Please email […]

Make 2021 your year

Make 2021 your year A positive attitude and a growth mindset are two of the most powerful and transformative values that we should aim to build on in 2021. Welcome to 2021. If you’re anything like us, you’re likely a little bit relieved to have left 2020 behind. Living through difficult times often takes a […]