SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (Laserfiche) March 4, 2009—Laserfiche today announced that it has been named a preferred partner of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Australia in their professional services program. According to FPA Australia Director and CEO Jo-Anne Bloch, preferred partners are selected based upon years of experience in their specialty and applicability of their products and services as essential tools for FPA members.
“FPA members offer valuable advice to clients,” said Bloch. “The FPA is committed to providing its members with tools to enhance client serviceability through improved business management. Since 1987, Laserfiche has been providing the financial sector with electronic document management solutions that provide transparency, compliance, and audit capabilities, and we feel that this relationship is an excellent fit for FPA Australia.”
Laserfiche plans to host several educational Webinars for Australian FPA members in 2009, including: Increasing Profitability. Laserfiche will also share its new white papers, including: ”Getting Started with Document Management Technology: A Guide for Advisors.”
Further, local solutions provider Ricoh Australia will be actively working with financial advisors on educating them of the benefits of document management and implementing technology solutions to help FPA members go paperless. They will be at the 2009 FPA Small Principals’ Conference March 19-20, at the Rydges Capital Hill in Canberra, Australia.