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NEOS Life Opens Its Doors

New kid on the block, NEOS Life, has opened its doors to the Australian retail life insurance sector. (more…)

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8 · June 19, 2018 in Company News, General  

Zurich to Support CEO Sleepout

The head of Zurich Life and Investments, Tim Bailey has added his support to efforts to raise funds to tackle homelessness and will participate in this year’s Vinnies CEO Sleepout. (more…)

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0 · June 19, 2018 in Company News, 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  

2018 Synchron Conference Wrap

The enthusiasm and engagement shown by a roomful of risk focused advisers at the 2018 Synchron Conference was a refreshing affirmation of both the value advisers already deliver to their clients and the acknowledgement that every adviser can find a better way to add that value and to run a better business. (more…)

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0 · June 2, 2018 in Conferences and Events, General  


Launch of New International Paraplanning Standard

A new International Paraplanning Standard benchmark has been released in the UK this week. (more…)

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0 · May 1, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, General  

New Business Sales Hits Five Year High

Sales of individual Death, TPD and Trauma insurance reached a five year high for the year to the end of December 2017 as four of the top ten life insurers recorded an increase in lump sum new business, according to the latest Life Analysis Report released by DEXX&R. (more…)

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1 · April 3, 2018 in General, Products  

Launch of RiskinfoNZ

A sister publication to Riskinfo – RiskinfoNZ, was launched to advisers in New Zealand last week. (more…)

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· March 27, 2018 in General  

FSC Announces 2018 Life Insurance Award Winners

On the eve of the FSC’s Annual Life Insurance Conference, the Council has unveiled the winners of its 2018 FSC Life Insurance Awards. (more…)

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· March 20, 2018 in Associations, Conferences and Events, General  

Advisers Unclear About Business Growth Value

The result of our latest poll is in and we’re not sure what to make of it… (more…)

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1 · March 20, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, General, Polls