Who are we
The Association of Financial Advisers, or AFA(S), is the leading representative body recognised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore for the financial advisory profession in Singapore. As a collective voice for regulatory and policy-related matters, we are committed to serving the best interests of our members and to nurturing a culture of high professional and ethical standards. Our members include licensed firms that provide financial advice to families and individuals to help them achieve their long-term financial goals.
We offer a host of support and continuous training and educational programmes for our members. Through shared knowledge and experience, we aim to keep our members up to date with the latest trends and developments in the industry.
We were formerly known as the Association of Life Insurance Brokers. The association’s name was renamed after the passing of the Financial Act in 2002.
AFA(S) members enjoy a range of benefits and resources. Here is a list of membership privileges:
- Members are acknowledged as an expert in the industry.
- We provide the benchmark for financial advisory practices through the Code of Professional Conduct. By complying with the code, our members uphold the highest integrity and standards of ethics and conduct, thereby earning the confidence, respect and trust of their clients and the wider community.
- Members are updated with the most current information on legal, technical and regulatory requirements.
- Members can gain access to affiliated services such as representative and introducer’s agreements at exclusive rates.
AFA(S) Executive Committee
The AFA(S) Executive Committee oversees all matters related to AFA(S). It includes elected and co-opted representatives, with a maximum of 12 members.