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Financial Planning Week highlights opportunity for financial planners

The Dare to Dream campaign resonated with Australians and received strong support from FPA members The 16th annual Financial Planning Week, run by The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has successfully concluded, revealing a big opportunity for financial planners to help more Australians realise their financial dreams. Dante De Gori CFP®, CEO of the […]

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All-star speaker line-up announced for FPA Professionals Congress

Thought leaders from worlds of sport, media, medicine and aviation announced. The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) is thrilled to announce the full line-up of keynote speakers for the 2016 FPA Professionals Congress. FPA CEO, Dante De Gori, CFP® said this year’s diverse set of speakers is one of the strongest yet, with Ange Postecoglou, Tracey […]

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FPA welcomes removal of lifetime cap on super contributions

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has responded positively to the Government’s decision today to dismiss the proposed $500,000 lifetime cap on non-concessional super contributions, to be replaced by a new annual cap of $100,000. Benjamin Marshan CFP®, FPA Head of Policy and Government Relations, welcomed the removal of the retrospective aspect of the […]

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FPA responds to draft legislation to enact super changes

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has welcomed many of the Government’s proposed superannuation reforms following the release of draft legislation to enact the budget super changes. Dante De Gori, CFP®, FPA CEO, said the FPA supported many of the changes in the first tranche of draft bills, released yesterday – but expressed disappointment […]

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Back by popular demand: Andrew Denton to speak at FPA Professionals Congress

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) is excited to announce the return of popular media personality Andrew Denton as a keynote speaker at the 2016 FPA Professionals Congress. Having made his debut at Congress in 2014 in Adelaide, the television broadcaster, producer and writer is back by popular demand. FPA CEO, Dante De Gori, […]

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New research shows a financial plan is the missing link to Australians realising their dreams

FPA uncovers Australian’s financial habits and goals ahead of Financial Planning Week New research conducted by the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) ahead of the 16th annual Financial Planning Week has highlighted an opportunity for financial planners to bring to life the hopes and dreams of clients through financial advice. The research uncovered that […]

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FPA Professionals Congress program to inspire, engage, evolve and grow planners’ careers

Workshop program curated to help delegates be Future Ready The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has today announced its workshop program for the 2016 FPA Professionals Congress. Designed with this year’s “future ready” Congress theme in mind, the program sessions will focus on four pillars: Inspire, Engage, Evolve and Grow. According to FPA CEO, […]

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It’s a win for the FPA 2016 Professionals Congress: Olympic medalist joins speaker line-up

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) is pleased to announce Olympic champion, Anna Meares, as a keynote speaker at the 2016 Professionals Congress, to be held in Perth from 23-25 November. Anna is one of the most successful female cyclists in Australian history. Having sustained major injuries at the 2008 World Cup, Anna refused […]

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Jane Caro joins FPA as Ambassador for Financial Planning Week

Association urges all Australians to “Dare to Dream” about achieving their financial goals The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has announced “Dare to Dream” as its theme for the 16th annual Financial Planning Week, 22-28 August 2016. The FPA has appointed award-winning author and social commentator Jane Caro as its official campaign ambassador, and […]

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Calling all FPA members: FPA Awards now open

2016 Awards to recognise outstanding planners, paraplanners and practices Application submissions for the highly awaited 2016 Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) Awards are now open, with the introduction of two new categories set to recognise excellence beyond the individual financial planner. The addition of an ‘FPA Professional Practice of the Year Award’ will acknowledge […]

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