Former AMP adviser pleads guilty to stealing client funds

Pedro Gonçalves
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A former AMP adviser has pleaded guilty to stealing more than A$200,000 in client funds and faces up to ten years in prison. Trevor William Martin was an authorised representative of The Salisbury Group, and later Charter Financial Planning, which is owned by AMP. He has pleaded guilty in the NSW District Court, Australia, to three counts of dishonestly obtaining client funds under the NSW Crimes Act. An ASIC investigation found that between 1 June 2011 and April 2015, Martin stole approximately A$208,000 from clients. The watchdog said Martin advised clients of investment opportun...

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