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MGD News

Merry Christmas from MGD

19 December 2019
We will once again be taking a short break over the festive season. Our office will be closed from 12:00 pm Friday 20 December and we will reopen on Thursday 2 January. From all of us at MGD, we wish you and your loved ones a very happy and safe Christmas and we look forward to working with you again in 2020.

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High profile investment governance experts join MGD

19 November 2019
MEDIA RELEASE
Boutique financial services firm MGD has welcomed two highly experienced investment professionals to its expanding Brisbane and Sydney based teams.

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MGD Investor Forum 2019

7 November 2020
Recently, we hosted our MGD Investor Forum 2019 where we heard from Sean Hollins from Willis Towers Watson, as well as investment governance specialists, Dr Michael Drew and Dr Adam Walk. The event took place at The Grove in the CBD. Read on for more information, photos and a video overview from the event.

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MGD announces Sydney expansion

24 September 2019
MEDIA RELEASE
Brisbane-based boutique financial services firm MGD has announced that it has opened an office in Sydney, a move to bring the firm closer to its Sydney-based clients and advice partners. The new office will be led by Ronan Zille who calls upon more than 12 years of experience in senior advisory roles.

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Navigating 2019 Forum

21 May 2019
Recently, we hosted our Navigating 2019 Forum where we heard from David Hudson and Dr Michael Drew. The event took place at The Grove in the CBD. Read on for more information, photos and a summary video from the event.

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MGD welcomes the New Year with new appointment

17 January 2019
MEDIA RELEASE
Boutique Brisbane-based financial services firm MGD has welcomed experienced wealth management specialist Graeme Del Favero to its expanding team.

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Merry Christmas from MGD

17 December 2018
We will once again be taking a short break over the festive season. Our office will be closed from 5:00pm Friday 21 December and we will reopen on Thursday 3 January however, we will still be available if required...

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BSB Thought Leadership Breakfast

27 September 2018
The 2018 BSB Thought Leadership Breakfast took place last Wednesday at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Moderated by ABC Radio Broadcast and Presenter Steve Austin, the discussion focused on "Leadership: taught, talent or experience?"

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2018 Investor Forum

5 September 2018
By Stephen Furness
Recently, we hosted our 2018 Investor Forum. The event took place at The Grove in the CBD with a great line up of speakers. Read on for more information, photos and a summary video from the event.

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MGD announces leadership appointment

3 July 2018
Boutique Brisbane-based financial services firm MGD has announced the appointment of Senior Client Adviser, Stanley Feng, to the partnership of the firm, effective immediately.

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Rotary Art Spectacular Opening Night

7 June 2018
The Rotary Art Spectacular, Queensland's largest and most prestigious annual art exhibition, took place last month at Central Plaza One showcasing some of Australia's most exquisite art pieces. Once again, MGD was proud sponsor of the opening night.

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Property Industry Foundation’s 5th annual Charity Sailing Cup

28 May 2018
On Friday 18 May, MGD Mad Jack was one of 40 yachts that partook in Property Industry Foundation Brisbane’s 5th annual Charity Sailing Cup at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron. The event was a huge success, raising $60,000 net for at-risk and homeless young people.

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An important note from MGD

4 May 2018
By John Barton
For a long time, Governments of both persuasions have worked to improve the financial planning sector and the quality of financial advice available to Australians - from the Future of Financial Advice reforms that were introduced in 2013 to the Royal Commission that is currently playing out. We have and will always fully support any initiative that leads to better advice and enhanced outcomes for Australians.

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MGD appoints new Director of Social Investment and Philanthropy

7 December 2017
Boutique Brisbane-based financial services firm MGD has welcomed Mark Herbertt, PhD, to its firm as Director of Social Investment and Philanthropy.

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MGD Directors receive prestigious Paul Harris Fellow

24 October 2017
MGD Directors, Stephen Furness and Andrew Albury, have received the Paul Harris Fellow, one of The Rotary Foundation’s highest honours and most prestigious community awards. The Paul Harris Fellow is a tribute to an individual whose life demonstrates a shared purpose with the objectives of the Rotary Foundation and recognises exemplary work in community service or a substantial donation to the Foundation.

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MGD Director shortlisted for prestigious SMSF Award

25 August 2017
MGD Director Andrew Albury has been shortlisted as one of nine finalists in the SMSF Adviser of the Year category of the Queensland 2017 SMSF and Accounting Awards. The Awards recognise individuals and businesses that are making their mark in SMSF and accounting advice by championing professionalism, quality advice and innovation...

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New financial year brings renewed focus for MGD

11 July 2016
Brisbane-based boutique financial services firm, MGD Wealth, has welcomed yet another high profile specialist to their expanding team in the form of risk and succession expert Andrew Proudfoot. Andrew joins MGD from the banking sector, having worked with nab and Suncorp in senior specialist risk and wealth management roles.

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