18/09/2015 03:17:22 PM • by
David Kop, CFP®, talks to eNCA about Financial Planning Week and its purpose.
07/09/2015 03:10:38 PM • by
In line with section 6.6 of the FPI Membership Regulations, FPI has terminated membership of 350 members on 2 September 2015. These individuals have failed to meet FPI recertification requirements within the required timeframe.
03/09/2015 04:37:30 PM • by
3 September 2015, Johannesburg – The World Bank Report released in June, placed South Africa as the most over-indebted nation in the world, with 86% of the population in debt. This highlights the critical need for South Africans to better manage their money, and the clear need for better financial education and planning.
25/08/2015 02:43:50 PM • by
Imagine your financial planner as being the chief financial officer of your life and you’re on your way to understanding what kind of service they should be delivering, according to David Kop,CFP® head of advocacy and consumer affairs at the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI).
25/08/2015 02:30:17 PM • by
A Somerset West mother and daughter practising as financial advisers were recently removed as trustees of two multi-million rand trusts and banned from practising as advisers.
22/07/2015 02:38:28 PM • by
The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI), a South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) recognised professional body for financial planners, announced it will participate in a landmark global study by Financial Planning Standards Board (FPSB) into the behaviours that motivate consumers to seek, and the barriers that prevent consumers from seeking, the advice of a financial planner.
25/06/2015 09:19:21 AM • by
Leaders in the financial planning profession were recognised by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI), last night, at its Gala Dinner Awards Ceremony.
25/06/2015 03:14:04 PM • by
The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) is pleased to announce the election of Kim Potgieter, CFP®, and Wouter Fourie, CFP®, to its Board of Directors. In addition, Warren Wheatley, CFP®, and Denver Fortuin, CFP®, have been re-appointed as non-executive directors. They will serve a two year term.
17/06/2015 03:43:51 PM • by
The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) has established a strategic partnership with Netherlands-based Federatie Financieel Planners (FFP), an organisation that shares FPI’s vision of professional financial planning for all.
28/05/2015 11:25:13 AM • by
28 May 2015, Johannesburg, South Africa. The Financial Planning Institute (FPI), a South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) recognised professional body, has recently announced the names of the top three professional financial planners who progressed to the third and final round of the 2015 FPI Financial Planner of the Year competition. In this final round, the three entrants will be required to present to a panel of judges on a selected topic and required to answer questions related to ind...