Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 (N/A) Tier 4
Authorised Representative Qualifications
RG 146
SMSFs (A recognised accreditation must be completed)
Standard Margin Lending
Limited Advice
Self Managed Superannuation Funds:
• Establish / Wind-up SMSFs
• Advice on existing Superannuation (contributions, pensions)
• Limited Recourse Borrowing Arrangements
Class of Product Advice:
• Superannuation
• Basic Deposit Products
• Managed Investments
• Securities
• Personal Insurance
Full Advice
Strategic and Financial Product Advice:
• Superannuation
• Managed Investments
• Securities
• Personal Insurance
• Basic Deposit Products
• Standard Margin Lending
Professional Development
Product Accreditation
Professional Development Program including SMSFs
Preferential Pricing for External Training Courses
Advice Support
Advice Templates
Compliance Support
Compliance Audit
Policy & Procedures
Technical including SMSFs
Product Research Subsidised
Marketing & Communications
Tailored Support
Newsletters and Market Updates
Digital Marketing Support
Practice Development
Business Efficiency and Practice Coaching
Human Capital Support
Technology (System & Processes)
XPlan Licence Subsidised Limited Limited Full
Xplan Advice Templates Limited Limited Full
Xplan Support and Help Desk Limited Limited Full
Workflow Modules
Data Feed Management
Customisation – Tools/Thread, Processes, Templates
Revenue Management
Basic Reporting

1. Completion of accreditation in financial planning, superannuation is required

2. Accreditation required for T1; plus personal insurance, managed investments and securities is required.

3. Additional accreditation required for full advice.

4. Travel costs may be incurred.

This table is for comparative purposes only. Please contact Capstone for further information to address your specific needs.

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Paradigm Principle

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IEC Advisory

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