About the Editor
Christopher Page
Christopher Page
Managing Director, Financial Standard
Phone: +61 02 8234 7501
Level 7 55 Clarence Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Christopher Page is the founder, managing director and group publisher of the Rainmaker Group of companies.

At Rainmaker Group, he leads business development, product innovation, strategic planning and customer relationship management.

Prior to forming Rainmaker Group, Page held a wide range of senior management roles with investment managers.

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ETF Capability Manager
More financial planners are now using ETFs more than ever before in Australia and this has been seen in the continued growth in FUM. Over the last 12 months, there has been strong growth in ETFs ... Watch video
Assessing Alternative Assets
Alternative asset strategies have historically been the realm of institutional and sophisticated high net wealth investors. Alternatives play a crucial role in any portfolio, with the low correlations ... Watch video
Fixed Income: Why unconstrained matters in a low rate, credit stretched world
Join Legg Mason for an educational session presented by Brandywine portfolio manager Jack McIntyre - it could change your next fixed income conversation with your client. Jack will provide an insightful ... Watch video
A new perspective on global investing
Using country of domicile as a measure of a firm's potential success or future stock price is increasingly out of step with today's globalised world. In fact, it can grossly misrepresent the fundamentals ... Watch video
What progress has been made since the GFC, and what lies ahead?
Pyrford International is an investment management firm based in London providing international asset management services for clients in Europe, United States, Middle East and Australia. Founded ... Watch video
Value Matters - A Crossroads for Australian Equities
At last year's Advisers Big Day Out, Lazard Asset Management's Dr. Philipp Hofflin outlined his concerns over the sustainability of residential property prices and the sensitivity of the major banks ... Watch video
Why Smart Beta equity is the solution you always wanted
We begin with the question: What are our investors goals when choosing to invests in a global equity portfolio and what key attributes do we want to deliver to our clients to achieve those goals? Equities ... Watch video
Advisers Big Day Out 2016 - Capital Cities
Financial Standard's Adviser Big Day Out began with our Capital Cities roadshow in 2016, which went to Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney in March. The program is Financial Standard's professional ... Watch video
ANZ won't make LIF transition until bill is restored
6 May 2016, 12:57pm
ANZ advisers won't transfer to Life Insurance Framework remuneration arrangements until the relevant legislation is restored, according to ANZ Wealth managing director Alexis George. Read more
netwealth to grow IFA base, eyes app-savvy investors
6 May 2016, 12:55pm
Just over a decade ago, netwealth was a platform start-up with $500 million in funds under administration. This year, the group surpassed the $8 billion mark and aim to win more IFAs through its tech-focused ... Read more
Advisers not impressed with budget changes
5 May 2016, 12:41pm
More than 50% of advisers believe that the federal budget will have a negative impact on their clients but agree that it will drive an increase in the need for advice, according to a survey from Midwi ... Read more
Advisers encouraged to review changes carefully
4 May 2016, 12:20pm
A higher than expected number of changes to superannuation delivered in the 2016 federal budget will keep financial advisers on their toes, as they work to update financial plans in line with the chan ... Read more
Zurich launches education curriculum
3 May 2016, 12:45pm
Zurich Financial Services Australia has launched the Zurich Curriculum, in a bid to support adviser education and development. Read more
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