- The Future of Financial Advice (FoFA) The level of attention that government has paid to the financial planning industry in the years following the exposure of unacceptable practices within the industry, clearly shows that financial advice matters. The most important matter that the regulations now in place address, is the fiduciary duty owed by the financial adviser to their clients. Whilst others might well join the chorus, we have always [...]
The government has legislated several changes to the practices and processes of the financial planning industry. The next sign of these that you will see directly from us is the Fee Disclosure Statement (FDS). This is due to be issued to clients who have engaged their financial planner under a service package/ payment arrangement whose next anniversary falls after 30 June 2013.