Returned Government a Boost for Advisers?

Our latest poll is checking on how you think the result of last weekend’s federal election may impact your advice business. (more…)

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6 · May 21, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, General, Polls  

Return of Coalition Eases Pressure on Future of Risk Commissions

The majority of advisers and other industry stakeholders appear more optimistic about the future of their business and that of the broader life insurance and financial advice sectors under a returned Coalition Government. (more…)

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6 · May 21, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation  

Quotes Software Delivering Results – BT

BT Insurance says the recently-released online version of its LifeCENTRAL+ quotation system has already delivered a 30 percent increase in usage. (more…)

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0 · May 21, 2019 in Products, Technology  

AIA Australia Releases New PDS

AIA Australia has released a new combined Product Disclosure Statement and accompanying adviser guide. (more…)

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· May 20, 2019 in Products  

First FASEA Exam Announced

FASEA has released details for the first round of exams it will be conducting for financial advisers and new entrants to the advice sector, including the release of a set of test questions. (more…)

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7 · May 20, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation  

MLC Update on Mental Health Navigator

MLC Life Insurance has reported more than 100 of its customers have now used its Mental Health Navigator service. (more…)

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0 · May 17, 2019 in General, Services  

Synchron NextGen Heads to NZ

Synchron’s unique NextGen Bootcamp is crossing the Tasman. (more…)

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0 · May 17, 2019 in Dealer Groups  

Demand Growing for Smaller Advice Businesses

Interest is growing in smaller advice businesses that are being made available for sale, according to Knowledgemaster’s Jim Prigg. (more…)

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2 · May 14, 2019 in General  

Discussing Death in Top Three ‘Taboo’ Subjects

Research conducted for Integrity Life has revealed Australians would rather talk to their partner about past relationships than address how they would manage their finances in the event of death or disability. (more…)

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0 · May 14, 2019 in General  

Advice, Accounting Firms Tipped to Converge

Multi-service dealer group, CountPlus, is predicting Australia’s professional accounting and advice sectors will rapidly converge, as consumers seek best interest, non-conflicted advice and services. (more…)

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· May 14, 2019 in General