6TH FEBRUARY, 2019

Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation & Financial Services Industry: Final Report Summary

Final findings and recommendations have been tabled in the Final Report by Commissioner Hayne, which was released to the public on Monday afternoon. The recommendations will reshape Australia’s financial services sector. We have summarised the main recommendations relating to lending, financial advice and life insurance advice.

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4TH DECEMBER, 2018

Perks investing in the business of better insurance

We are pleased to announced the acquisition of Life Insurance specialists Simmons Moore, which allows us to scale the business to be the leading Life Insurance brokerage firm in SA, delivering the highest quality outcomes for our clients.

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4TH DECEMBER, 2018

Update: Potential changes to the definition of large proprietary companies

You would have heard recent announcements made by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg that a large number of small-to-medium companies will potentially be excused from lodging audited annual financial reports to the corporate regulator, under an initiative that sees the revenue threshold for proprietary companies to report lifted from $25 million to $50 million.

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13TH NOVEMBER, 2018

The Perks of having faith during the Rooster’s darkest days

At Perks we pride ourselves on supporting all things local, so nothing pleased us more, as proud supporters of the NAFC, than celebrating their success in winning the 2018 SANFL flag. In case you missed it, here’s a copy of the article that was shared in the Advertiser recently. 

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13TH NOVEMBER, 2018

If you have a ‘myGov’ account, you need to read this

As the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) now features on myGov, the way you receive correspondence from the ATO, and the information Perks receives from the ATO on your behalf, will change. We need to make you aware of how this works to ensure the ongoing, seamless management of your affairs. 

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11TH OCTOBER, 2018

Banking Royal Commission: As the credit crunch looms for SMEs, what are the alternatives?

The Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry has created an environment of uncertainty across the financial sector, leading to a major slow down in credit for business owners.

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5TH OCTOBER, 2018

$40,000 boost for rising South Aussie innovators

South Australia’s leading provider of early intervention services for children with Autism has been named as the overall winner of the 2018 Perks Business Boost Awards, which were announced at a cocktail event at Electra House recently.

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18TH JULY, 2018

Year 3 for the Perks Business Boost Awards

The Perks Business Boost Awards are all about encouraging and supporting entrepreneurial flair and nurturing South Australian businesses in the early stages of their journey. This year the program presents the opportunity for 3 local businesses to win a share of $40,000 worth of vital business services and some cash.

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18TH JULY, 2018

Congratulations to two exceptional members of our team!

We are really happy to congratulate two of our dedicated team members, Samuel Wagner and Fiona Gordon, who have recently received very deserving promotions – Sam to a Director (Accounting Services) at Perks, and Fiona as an Associate Director of our Audit division.

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6TH JUNE, 2018

Perks new CEO, James Black

We would like to introduce you to the new CEO of Perks, James Black.

James grew up as the 4th generation on a cropping and livestock operation in South Australia. He spent 5 years in the military whilst completing his university studies, before embarking on a career in finance, banking and agribusiness.

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