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Specialist Advice Referral Software Launched

A desire to improve the engagement between advisers and their referral partners is behind a new software tool created by South Australian adviser, Michael Baragwanath. (more…)

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0 · August 25, 2015 in Services, Technology  

Top Female Advisers Named

The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) and TAL have announced the semi-finalists in this year’s Female Excellence in Advice Award. (more…)

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0 · August 25, 2015 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Aussies Trusting Insurance Needs to Super Funds

One in five Australians with life insurance inside super say they have stuck with their default cover option because they trust their super fund or employer to know the correct level of cover for them. (more…)

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1 · August 25, 2015 in Associations, Company News, Superannuation  

Researcher Finds New Way to Measure Adviser Trust

A new tool to measure adviser trust has been launched by the Beddoes Institute. (more…)

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0 · August 25, 2015 in General, Services  

Advisers Moving Away from Upfronts

Advisers have already begun transitioning to hybrid commissions and fee for service for risk advice, according to the latest findings from Investment Trends. (more…)

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6 · August 25, 2015 in Compliance & Regulation, Products, Remuneration, Technology  

News in Brief

New Reinsurer Enters Aussie Market; Life Market Posts Profit; ANZIIF Awards Top Insurers; Few Accountants Seeking Advice License (more…)

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0 · August 24, 2015 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, General  

Senior Appointments

NAB, AMP and TAL have all announced senior appointments in the past week. (more…)

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· August 21, 2015 in Appointments, Company News, Dealer Groups  

Licensee News in Brief

Licensee Offering ‘Instant’ Advice Businesses; Countplus Subsidiary Makes First Acquisition; Boutique Licensee Partners with Midwinter (more…)

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0 · August 19, 2015 in Compliance & Regulation, Dealer Groups, Technology  

AIA Australia Makes Key Appointments

A former Zurich Strategic Account Manager and well-known industry consultant are among the new appointments joining AIA Australia this month. (more…)

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· August 18, 2015 in Appointments, Company News  

New Consumer Insurance Comparator Launched

A new consumer-targeted life insurance comparison tool, which goes beyond simply comparing premium pricing, has been launched by Lifebroker. (more…)

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2 · August 18, 2015 in Company News, General, Technology