Category | Polls

Latest Poll – Consumers Will Pay More for Life Insurance Solutions

Our latest poll result suggests most advisers are predicting there will be an increase in the cost of life insurance that will be paid by the consumer post the introduction of the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

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1 · June 6, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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The Cost of Life Insurance Advice Under the LIF Reforms?

Our latest poll asks whether you believe your clients will pay more for life insurance advice under the LIF reforms. (more…)

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5 · May 29, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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Claim Time – Advisers Seek Greater Clarity

Advisers have delivered a clear verdict in responding to our latest poll question on whether there needs to be more clarity around the respective roles of advisers and insurers at claim time. (more…)

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3 · May 23, 2017 in Claims, Polls  
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The Role of the Adviser at Claim Time?

Our latest poll explores differing views held by advisers as to the level of involvement they should have, together with the insurer, at claim time… (more…)

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1 · May 16, 2017 in Claims, Polls  
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Principle of Level Premiums Strong, But Commitment Weak

Mixed messages dominate our latest poll results to the extent that while most advisers say they should write more level premium life insurance policies, their commitment to delivering this outcome seems tempered by disillusionment in some quarters with the approach taken by some insurers to managing their level premium books of business. (more…)

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3 · May 9, 2017 in Polls, Products  
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The Case for Level Premiums

This weeks’ announcement from AIA Australia that it has introduced a new Term Level premium option has prompted us to ask the same question we asked you four years ago – should you be writing more level premium business? (more…)

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5 · May 2, 2017 in Polls, Products  
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Advisers Divided on Peer Review Panel

Our latest poll suggests the jury is still out on the question of whether ASIC’s call for the creation of an industry peer review panel is a good idea. (more…)

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0 · April 18, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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Latest Poll – ASIC Peer Review Panel

Our latest poll asks you a simple question, but the devil may lie in the detail. (more…)

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0 · April 11, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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One in Two Risk Advice Businesses to Change

Our latest poll result suggests around one in two risk-focused advice practices will be making changes to their business model to accommodate the advent of the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

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2 · March 28, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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LIF – Will Your Business Change?

Our latest poll asks whether you’re contemplating any changes in your business to accommodate the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

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3 · March 21, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration