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Media releases from AFA

AFA and TAL announce 2019 AFA Female Excellence in Advice Award

ADELAIDE: 29 August, 2019 – Dawn Thomas from Wealthwise is the winner of the 2019 Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) Female Excellence in Advice Award (the Award). The Award recognises outstanding female leadership in financial advice, celebrating women who are making a significant contribution to their profession, their community and their clients. The Award has been […]

AFA and OnePath announce 2019 AFA Rising Star

ADELAIDE: 29 August, 2019 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) and OnePath are pleased to announce this year’s AFA Rising Star is Chris Carlin from Master your Money Now. The AFA Rising Star Award (the Award) recognises the brightest new talent in advice and recognises newer advisers who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in […]

AFA welcomes AFA welcomes sensible changes to adviser professional standards deadlines

SYDNEY: 30 August, 2019 –  The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) welcomes the announcement today from the Assistant Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and Financial Technology, Senator Jane Hume that the deadline for the completion of the FASEA exam will be extended by 12 months and the deadline for the completion of a degree will be extended by two years. AFA […]

AFA launches Pulse – for paraplanners

SYDNEY: 19 July 2019 – The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) is pleased to announce the launch of Pulse, a new community of practice for paraplanners. AFA CEO Philip Kewin said, “As paraplanners are often at the very heart of an adviser’s business, our vision for Pulse is to empower them to feel more connected to […]

FASEA approves AFA Professional Designations FChFP & ChLP

SYDNEY: 27 June, 2019 – The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) has approved the Kaplan version of two Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) Professional Designations – the Fellow Chartered Financial Practitioner (FChFP) and Chartered Life Practitioner (ChLP) for two credits towards the Graduate Diploma, or otherwise as credits against an adviser’s education requirements.