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ASIC prepares advisers for DDO

KARREN VERGARA
ASIC is urging financial advisers to be well prepared for the new Design and Distribution Obligations regime, warning that there should be no surprises when it kicks into gear on October 5.

William Buck merges with sixth firm

KARREN VERGARA
A Melbourne-based advisory firm has merged with William Buck as the latter continues its aggressive expansion strategy.

DDO nil-reporting rule scrapped

KARREN VERGARA
In a win for financial advisers, the Design and Distribution Obligations (DDO) regime will scrap the nil-reporting rule.

Advisers embrace technology, lack budget

KARREN VERGARA
Financial advisers have dramatically relied on technology over the last 18 months yet are unwilling to increase their budget to improve the clients' digital experience, new research finds.

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