Vic stamp duty changes to hurt unlisted property funds and investors

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Property Funds Association (PFA), the peak industry body for the $125 billion Australian unlisted wholesale and retail property funds sector, has voiced concern against Victoria’s new stamp duty laws which it says will create higher operating costs for unlisted property funds. Changes to The State Taxation Acts Amendment Act 2019 received royal assent on 18 […]

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Financial planner mental health distress – the unintended consequence and the dark side of industry reform

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Mental health distress brought about by industry reform fatigue, constant legislative / regulatory changes and reputational damage of financial services is the unintended consequence that is contributing to many advice practitioners’ decision to terminate their careers and exit the advisory sector. Compounding the situation is government and industry not acknowledging the very real mental health […]

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Paul Healy appointed Property Funds Association CEO

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Respected property industry leader Paul Healy will become the next Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Property Funds Association (PFA) commencing in September 2013, the PFA announced today. The appointment highlights the PFA’s focus on tapping in to the industry’s top talent to deliver meaningful guidance, insight and support for the unlisted property sector. Mr […]

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