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Media releases from AFA

AFA welcomes economic stimulus packages

SYDNEY: 1 April 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) welcomes the Government’s economic responses to the coronavirus. AFA CEO, Philip Kewin says this week’s announcement and the introduction of the JobKeeper Payment program, gives millions of employees and their employers greater certainty in the uncertain times to come. “Importantly, it helps to retain the employer/employee relationship […]

AFA Foundation reaches $2m milestone

SYDNEY: 19 February 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) Foundation today announced it has reached a significant milestone, donating $2 million to date, to a range of charities across Australia. AFA Foundation Chair, Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur, said, “We are extremely proud to have raised over $2 million so far and we look forward to continuing […]

AFA Foundation opens 2020 Grants Program

SYDNEY: 11 February 2020 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has opened its 2020 AFA Foundation Grants Program (the Grants Program). The Grants Program launched in 2019 and offers AFA members the opportunity to nominate local charity partners that would benefit from a small donation, but might face challenges in finding funding via other avenues […]