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Zurich Purchases ANZ’s OnePath Life Business

Zurich Financial Services Australia will buy OnePath Life from ANZ for $2.85 billion in a deal which will elevate it to the position of the largest retail life insurer in Australia by in-force premium. (more…)

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3 · December 12, 2017 in Breaking, Company News  

AIA Australia Distribution Exec Seconded to Hong Kong Office

A senior staffer within AIA Australia responsible for dealing with non-aligned financial advisers will be heading to Hong Kong after he was appointed to a similar role for the Australian, New Zealand and Asian markets. (more…)

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0 · December 8, 2017 in Appointments, Company News  

TAL Names New Head of Claims

TAL has appointed a new head of claims, promoting a current senior staffer based in South Africa to the role. (more…)

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0 · December 7, 2017 in Appointments, Claims, Company News  

Fox Named as Chair of Boutique Advice Firm

Former AFA Chief Executive, Brad Fox, has been appointed to his second board position with a financial advice group, having been named as Non-Executive Chair of boutique advice group, Tribeca Financial. (more…)

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0 · December 5, 2017 in Appointments, Company News, Dealer Groups  

Infocus CEO Succeeded by Group Founder

The Chief Executive and Managing Director of Infocus Wealth Management, Rod Bristow has left the business and will be succeeded by its founder and current Executive Director, Darren Steinhardt. (more…)

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0 · December 5, 2017 in Appointments, Company News, Dealer Groups  

Risk Specialist Forms New Venture With General Insurance Group

Sydney based risk specialist practice, MBS Insurance has entered into its second joint venture with another professional services provider, and will offer its life insurance expertise to clients of general insurance broking firm, Honan Insurance Group. (more…)

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1 · December 5, 2017 in Company News, Services  
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AIA Australia Waives New Policy, Vitality Fees

AIA Australia will waive up to around $400 in fees over two years for clients who take out a new Priority Protection policy and Vitality program until the end of March 2018. (more…)

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1 · December 4, 2017 in Company News, Products  

TAL to Offer Free Skin Checks During Summer

TAL will offer free skin cancer checks and referrals to qualified professionals under a new initiative that will visit key beach and city locations around Australia over the summer season. (more…)

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0 · December 4, 2017 in Company News, Services  

TAL Expands Mental Health Focus

TAL will provide customers with extended mental health resources after it announced a partnership with the Black Dog Institute and the University of Sydney. (more…)

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0 · November 21, 2017 in Company News  

News in Brief

ANZ Wealth Insurance Portal Goes Mobile; MLC Life Named as Super Fund Insurer (more…)

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0 · November 21, 2017 in Company News, Superannuation, Technology