Articles by: Fumin Rianto

It’s time to be bold and tell the success stories of financial advice

It’s time to be bold and tell the success stories of financial advice

Melissa Caddick was just one more in a line of people who over the years have given financial advisers a bad name, even though she wasn’t even an adviser. The […]

by March 30, 2021 0 comments Advice, APAC, Consumers/retail, Global, Insights
Time to reassess the role of robo-advice in addressing accessibility and affordability

Time to reassess the role of robo-advice in addressing accessibility and affordability

The corporate watchdog’s consultation on how to make financial advice more affordable and accessible to more Australians will raise questions about the role of robo advice in helping bridge a […]

Demand for advice set to soar – but where are the advisers?

Demand for advice set to soar – but where are the advisers?

Just when it looks as if demand for financial advice could be set to escalate on the back of the COVID-19 pandemic, it increasingly looks as if that demand might […]

SMSF wind-ups hit five-year low as interest rebounds

SMSF wind-ups hit five-year low as interest rebounds

Since emerging in 1999, the SMSF sector in Australia has continued to grow. According to the ATO, as at March 31, 2020, there were nearly 600,000 individual SMSFs and more […]

by September 21, 2020 0 comments Advice, APAC, Global, Superannuation/pensions
Why improving financial literacy could open the door to advice

Why improving financial literacy could open the door to advice

CoreData’s research over the past two decades has consistently found that at any point in time, only around one in four Australians are receiving financial advice.  This is a relatively […]

First home buyers to the rescue in a post-COVID-19 world

First home buyers to the rescue in a post-COVID-19 world

Government restrictions on physical open houses and auctions, key elements of the residential property buying process, are likely to be a major drag on the residential property market in a […]

by April 24, 2020 0 comments APAC, Consumers/retail, Global, Property
How not to set pre-retirees up for disappointment

How not to set pre-retirees up for disappointment

A well-known concern among older Australians is the fear of not having enough money to last them through their retirement years. Indeed, CoreData’s Best Possible Retirement research has revealed that […]