Category | Conferences and Events

AFA Opens Nominations For Six Board Positions

The AFA will ask it members to choose six new directors for its Board with nominations open for the position of President, Vice-President and Director in four states. (more…)

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0 · August 14, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events  

Ross Vanderwolf Accepts MDRT Presidency

Queensland adviser, Ross Vanderwolf, has delivered his acceptance speech at this year’s MDRT Annual Meeting, ahead of his elevation to Presidency of the global MDRT organisation in September. (more…)

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0 · July 1, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

2018 MDRT Annual Meeting Wrap

The 2018 MDRT Annual Meeting, held this year in Los Angeles, was attended by more than 15,000 advisers from 53 different countries. (more…)

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0 · July 1, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

MDRT Honours Stuart Farrell

Long-time adviser and MDRT stalwart, Stuart Farrell, has been honoured for his contribution to the organisation as Australian and New Zealand advisers celebrated at the 2018 MDRT Annual Meeting. (more…)

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0 · July 1, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Aussie Advisers Shine at MDRT

A number of Australian financial advisers featured under the spotlight at this year’s MDRT Annual Meeting. (more…)

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1 · July 1, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

MDRT Heading to Sydney

More than eight thousand financial advisers from around the world will be visiting  Australia next year, following the announcement that the MDRT organisation will be bringing its new annual global meeting to Sydney in September 2019. (more…)

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0 · June 29, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Challenge to Reconsider Risk Advice Business Paradigm

US adviser, Ryan Pinney, has outlined to Australian advisers what he believes it will take to achieve success in a 21st Century risk advice business. (more…)

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0 · June 5, 2018 in Conferences and Events, General  

The Mervin Reading Affair

Distributing the substantial estate of the late Mervin Reading was never going to be a straight-forward affair; ‘affair’ being the operative word… (more…)

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0 · June 4, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Conferences and Events, General  

Warning on IP Premium Tax Deductibility

The Australian Taxation Office is allocating resources to investigate whether the tax deductibility of income protection insurance premiums is being claimed appropriately. (more…)

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0 · June 3, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Conferences and Events  

Launch of MLC Mental Health Initiative

MLC Life Insurance has chosen the 2018 Synchron Conference as the launching pad for the Australian introduction of its Mental Health Navigator initiative. (more…)

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0 · June 2, 2018 in Claims, Company News, Conferences and Events, Underwriting