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Confirmation of Risk Adviser Numbers in Decline

Recent findings by Beddoes Institute indicate that whilst the decline in adviser numbers throughout 2017/18 was mainly among non-life insurance advisers, 2019 has seen the exit rate of both life and non-life advisers reach similar levels. (more…)

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4 · October 1, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, General  

Loss of Perspective Troubling Advisers

A top business consultant says a growing number of advisers are starting to lose some key perspectives as they struggle to come to terms with financial services industry reforms. (more…)

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3 · September 30, 2019 in Conferences and Events, General, MDRT  

Top 5 Life Insurers Dominate Australian Market

The top five life insurance companies in Australia now dominate the market in 2019, new research shows. (more…)

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5 · September 30, 2019 in General  

Coaching Firm Expands

Well-known coaching and consulting firm, Elixir Consulting, has announced two new appointments as it grows its national footprint. (more…)

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0 · September 24, 2019 in Appointments, General  

Satisfaction With Risk and Life Insurance Continues to Decline

Satisfaction with risk and life insurance continues to fall, according to new research from Roy Morgan. (more…)

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3 · September 20, 2019 in General  

MetLife Understanding The Adviser-Client Relationship Report 2019

Financial advisers may risk losing clients if they fail to demonstrate long-term value of advice, the latest research from MetLife Australia has revealed. (more…)

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0 · September 20, 2019 in General, Practice Management  

Zurich, OnePath Premium Waiver Offer

Zurich has announced it will offer a temporary premium waiver for customers impacted by the fires currently sweeping across parts of NSW and Queensland. (more…)

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0 · September 17, 2019 in Company News, General  

MetLife Calls for Greater Industry Collaboration

Life insurer MetLife has called for superannuation funds and life insurers to work together to increase Australians’ awareness of the insurance cover they have through their superannuation fund. (more…)

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· August 30, 2019 in Company News, General  

2019 AFA Adviser Award Winners

The four winners of the Association of Financial Adviser’s prestigious annul adviser awards suite have been announced. (more…)

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0 · August 30, 2019 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

NSW Adviser Named 2019 AFA Adviser of the Year

Sydney adviser, Simone Du Chesne, is the 2019 AFA Adviser of the Year. (more…)

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2 · August 30, 2019 in Conferences and Events, General