Category | Polls


Latest Poll – Which Government Will Better Serve Advisers and Consumers?

With confirmation of a Federal Election to be held in May, we’re keen for your feedback about what would be the best election outcome for advisers and consumers. (more…)

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· April 16, 2019 in General, Polls, Remuneration  

Future of Risk Commissions in the Balance – Advisers

Advisers hold a gloomy outlook on the future of risk commissions if the results of our latest poll are indicative. (more…)

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4 · April 1, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

What Will Happen to Risk Commissions?

In the wake of the Banking Royal Commission, much industry debate is centering around the future of risk commissions. This poll is effectively asking you to make two judgements: (more…)

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1 · March 26, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

Level Commission Poll Results

Advisers are divided on whether they think their business will remain viable if forced into a level commission remuneration model for life insurance advice after 2021. (more…)

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3 · February 19, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

Level Commissions – Really?

Our latest poll has been driven by the Government’s statement that it will mandate level commissions for life insurance advice if ASIC’s 2021 review finds that the Life Insurance Framework remuneration reforms have not had the desired impact on ‘aligning the interests of advisers and consumers’. (more…)

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26 · February 12, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

FASEA Poll Results – Trouble at Mill

The outcome of our latest poll suggests the financial advice sector may witness a significant exodus of advisers in the countdown to the implementation of FASEA’s  education requirements (see: FASEA Finalises Education Pathways…). (more…)

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4 · January 29, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  

Latest Poll – Are You Committed?

With the final version of FASEA’s Education Pathways now released, we’re asking whether you’re committed to attaining the education standards that will be required of you to continue as an adviser in future. (more…)

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6 · January 22, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  

2019 Tougher for Risk Advice Businesses

The results from our latest poll suggest most advisers and their practices will do it tougher in 2019, as year two of the Life Insurance Framework reform processes get rolling. (more…)

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1 · January 14, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

Latest Poll – Life Insurance Framework Update

As the life insurance industry forges head-long into uncharted territory next year, we’d like to know where you stand after twelve months into the three-year Life Insurance Framework reform transition period. (more…)

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5 · December 18, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  

Risk Commissions Will Remain – Advisers

The majority of advisers believe risk commissions will not be consigned to history. (more…)

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3 · November 20, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration