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Advisers query super changes

ANNABELLE DICKSON
Financial advisers have been focused on mitigating the impacts of COVID-19 on superannuation for their clients, according to BT.

Capstone drops jailed adviser

KARREN VERGARA
Capstone Financial Planning has revoked the authorisation of Mark Babbage, the Victorian financial adviser jailed for breaching Western Australia's strict border restrictions to attend the AFL Grand Final.

Industry mixed over FSC advice framework

ANNABELLE DICKSON
The financial advice industry welcomes the Financial Services Council (FSC) recommendations to help reduce red tape and make financial advice more affordable, but one dealer group is unsure whether the FSC is trustworthy - particularly for risk advisers.

ASIC extends SoA relief measure

KARREN VERGARA
Corporate regulator ASIC is extending the temporary Statement of Advice relief measure until 15 April 2022.

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