Voice of your industry
SAFAA advocates for ethical, efficient and stable, listed equity and debt markets in Australia.

The focus of SAFAA’s advocacy work is on listed securities and derivatives, whether equity or debt.
Shape the profession
Become a Principal or Practitioner Member and:
– come together with peers to shape the future of the industry
– access practitioner-led professional development
– accelerate your career with university-accredited education for the profession
– join an accredited tax (financial) adviser association

News and media

July 2021

INSIDE THIS ISSUE: Democratising investing: How stockbrokers can reach the next generation of clients by embracing digital | + The swinging pendulum: Navigating private wealth management’s state of flux…

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June 2021

INSIDE THIS ISSUE: Highlights from SAFAA 2021 | …including the address from Senator The Hon Jane Hume and the response from The Hon Stephen Jones MP… Download

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May 2021

INSIDE THIS ISSUE: Responsible investing: Adapting to your climate | Technology IPOs adding high-growth companies to sharemarket… Download PDF For optimal viewing, select to enter full screen mode.

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The Stockbrokers and Financial Advisers Association (SAFAA) is the is the professional body for the stockbroking and investment advice industry in Australia, representing 8,000 stockbrokers and investment advisers. Principal Members are Market Participants and Advisory firms that provide securities and investment advice, execution services and equity capital-raising for Australian investors, both retail and wholesale, and for businesses. Practitioner Members are suitably qualified professionals who are employed in the securities and derivatives industry.

Membership Benefits


Finance professionals can accelerate their careers with leading postgraduate courses.

Make an impact

The Association provides members with an opportunity to come together with their peers to shape the future of the industry.

Annual conference

The flagship event to equip stockbrokers and financial advisers to embrace technological, social and regulatory change

Professional development

Enhance your knowledge, skills and meet your ongoing Continued CPD requirements.

Free CPD webinars

Members access to free CPD webinars

CPD store

We maintain a CPD store with details of all the education and training courses taken by members, going back to 2001.