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Media releases from AFA

AFA VISION Conference raises over $6000 for charity partners

SYDNEY: 2 November 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) raised over $6000 for the AFA Foundation during the AFA VISION conference (the AFA Conference). The funds will be donated to Foodbank and other charity partners and will enable Foodbank to provide over 10,000 meals to Australians in need. Foodbank helps Australians experiencing food […]

AFA announces new Executive, Board members

SYDNEY: 30 October, 2020 –  The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has announced a new AFA Board Executive, including Michael Nowak as AFA President; Sam Perera, Vice President, and Matthew Hawkins, Treasurer at its virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) this week. Mr Nowak has been a member of the AFA Board for eight years and […]

AFA Foundation supports local charities via 2020 Grants Program

SYDNEY: 13 October, 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 AFA Foundation Grants Program (the Grants Program). Nine local charities from around the country were chosen from 25 submissions to receive a grant of between $2,000 and $5,000 each from the AFA Foundation. AFA Foundation Chair, […]

AFA announces On-Demand program and Masterclasses for VISION Conference

SYDNEY: 7 October, 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has announced the On-Demand program and Masterclasses for the AFA VISION Conference. The On-Demand program includes sessions on how to run a best practice business, including sourcing smart technology for maximum efficiency. Other sessions will take deep dives into FASEA standards, consumer trends, ethical investing, estate planning, […]

AFA responds to 2020 Budget

SYDNEY: 7 October, 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) welcomes the individual tax cuts and business tax incentives announced in last night’s Federal Budget (the Budget). AFA CEO, Philip Kewin said, “We also welcome the job making initiatives and the Your Super measures, which should improve the efficiency and transparency of the superannuation system.  The […]