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AFRM Launches Claims Advocacy Service

Specialist risk advice practice Australian Financial Risk Management (AFRM) has launched a claims advocacy service for retail and group insurance policy holders. (more…)

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9 · October 9, 2017 in Claims, Company News  

BTFG Restructures Advice Businesses

BT Financial Group (BTFG) will separate advice staff who provide online, phone based or general advice from those who provide face to face advice in a move which confirms it will not be replacing its outgoing General Manager for financial advice. (more…)

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

MetLife Launches Claim Tracker

MetLife has launched a digital claims tracking service for members of group life schemes and has signed its first superannuation fund to the service. (more…)

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0 · September 26, 2017 in Claims, Company News, Services  
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AIA Australia to Hold Quarter of the Market

AIA Australia will leap to the top of the largest life insurance companies in Australia following its impending purchase of CommInsure, according to research house, DEXX&R. (more…)

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0 · September 22, 2017 in Company News, General  

CommInsure to be Sold to AIA

The Commonwealth Bank (CBA) will sell its Australia and New Zealand life insurance businesses, CommInsure Life and Sovereign, to the AIA Group for $3.8 billion. (more…)

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8 · September 21, 2017 in Breaking, Company News  

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AMP Launches LIF Resource Hub; Adviser Caught Out Over AFSL Application; Old Dispute Schemes to Overlap With New (more…)

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0 · September 19, 2017 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Practice Management  

TAL Offers Cancer Awareness Course

TAL has launched a new online education course designed to help advisers understand cancer conditions and the medical terminology involved in underwriting and assessing definitions at time of claim. (more…)

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0 · September 14, 2017 in Company News, Soft Skills, Training  

ClearView Names Former AIA Staffer as Chief Underwriter

ClearView has appointed a former AIA Australia underwriting manager as its Chief Underwriter following the departure of the previous incumbent. (more…)

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1 · September 5, 2017 in Appointments, Company News, Underwriting  

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AFA Holding Constitutional Change Webinar; Fitzpatrick Funding Deal; Infocus Purchases Announcer; ASIC Extends Timeframe for Consultation Panel Nominations (more…)

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0 · September 5, 2017 in Associations, Company News, Dealer Groups  

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AFA Announces Education Award Finalists; Female Excellence in Advice Award Semi-Finalists Named; AIA Priority Protection on Macquarie Wrap; Hillross Turns 30 (more…)

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0 · August 29, 2017 in Associations, Company News, Dealer Groups, Products