robo advisors

Aug
07

Clover: Now new investors needn’t depend on beginner’s luck

Your first foray into the world of finance is a daunting one. With Clover, you know exactly where to step. Taking risks in the complex world of finance can be a daunting prospect for inexperienced investors. The challenge of entering the share market can be like contemplating a swim in the Alligator River and these […]

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Aug
03

SuperEd adds B2C with Retirement Essentials merger

Personalised digital advice provider SuperEd will add a unique retiree service for super funds and secure a direct-to-consumer offer after finalising its merger with consumer advice platform Retirement Essentials. Retirement Essentials provides retirees with a concierge service which guides them through Centrelink’s complicated Age Pension application process. After the merger, SuperEd will become the only […]

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Jul
10

Robo-investment – Retirement takes the crown

A customer insights study by automated investment service Six Park has found that more than half its clients are using the robo-investment service to grow wealth outside of super (36.5%) and for retirement savings (28.6%). These long-term goals ranked higher than the desire to save for property or saving for short-term goals such as holidays […]

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Jul
09

AFL’s Ted Richards and the human side of robo-investing

There is a lot of talk about the entry of ‘robo advisers’ into the financial advice market. Revelations by the banking royal commission have accelerated calls for technology to provide the answer to the broadening trust deficit and intractable problem of advice being too expensive for the average investor. However, despite these tailwinds, the take […]

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Jun
28

CIPR framework timely but questions remain

The retirement income strategy and implementation timeline proposed in this year’s Budget is “workable and sensible” but there are concerns the Federal Government should quickly address. This is according to SuperEd, the robo-adviser aiming to improve retirement incomes. In its submission paper to the Retirement Income Covenant Position Paper, SuperEd said it fully supports the […]

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Jun
20

Quantifeed eyes Australian expansion with $13.5m raising

The fintech is looking to expand its B2B robo-advice business in Australia as a part of a $13.5 million venture capital raising announced today. The series B funding was led by Taiwanese giant Cathay Financial Holdings, with participation from US-based asset manager Legg Mason, and will go towards Australia and Asia Pacific growth. “We will […]

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Jun
18

ETF Securities says ROBO ETF surpasses $100m as investors embrace global opportunities

ETF Securities Australia today announced that ETFS ROBO Global Robotics and Automation ETF (ASX code: ROBO) has achieved inflows of $100 million since its launch in September last year. This is the fastest growth of any ETF offered by ETF Securities since its founder and Australian philanthropist Graham Tuckwell launched the world-first GOLD product in […]

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Jun
18

Automated advice to help Australians’ money grow

Cotton farmer George Stacey grows crops for a living and he’s also focused on watching his finances flourish. A long way from the hustle and bustle of city life, the 24-year-old works on a 97,000 hectare farm in Goondiwindi, 300km southwest of Brisbane, and said he loves investing in companies all over the world “from […]

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