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Royal Commission Receives Support From Advisers

Advisers have given their qualified support to the recently-announced Royal Commission into the Banking and Financial Services sector. (more…)

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3 · December 11, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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Royal Commission Poll

Our latest poll seeks your opinion about the Government’s decision to conduct a Royal Commission into Australia’s banking and financial services sector. (more…)

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5 · December 5, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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LIF – Seven in Ten Advice Business Models May Change

Our latest poll results suggest almost seven in ten advisers have changed their business model in the lead-up to the Life Insurance Framework transition period, or are at least thinking about it. (more…)

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3 · November 28, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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LIF – Have You Changed Your Business Model?

Our latest poll follows up on the 53% of advisers who said, eight months ago, they would be changing their business model because of the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

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3 · November 21, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Practice Management, Remuneration  
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Curious Poll Result

The majority of advisers use either three product providers on a regular basis or more than five, in what appears to be a curious result in our latest poll. (more…)

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0 · November 14, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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Latest Poll – Use of APLs

Our latest poll asks you to declare how many different product providers you use on a regular basis. (more…)

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2 · November 8, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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Partial Benefit Reductions Shouldn’t be Classified as Lapses – Advisers

Advisers overwhelmingly agree that partial cover reductions should not be taken into account by ASIC when defining lapses, while uncertainty remains as to exactly what does, or should, constitute a lapse in the first place. (more…)

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7 · October 24, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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What’s a Lapse?

Our latest poll asks for your verdict on whether insured benefit reductions should be used by ASIC as a factor when determining lapses. (more…)

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3 · October 17, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls  
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More Risk Advisers Seeing Light at the End of the Tunnel

Our latest poll results suggest more risk-focussed advisers are gradually coming to grips with the prospect of a brighter future for their advice proposition. (more…)

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2 · October 9, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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Latest Poll – Risk Specialist Advice Businesses

Our latest poll asks a difficult question about the future for risk specialist advice businesses. (more…)

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5 · October 3, 2017 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration