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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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2 · February 19, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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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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23 · February 12, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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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  
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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  
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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  
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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  
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Latest Poll – The Future of Risk Commissions

Questions stemming from the Insurance Round of the Banking Royal Commission, and the responses they have generated, has prompted our latest poll. (more…)

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7 · November 13, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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FASEA Poll Results

Advisers have generally rejected the notion that FASEA’s proposed qualification requirements for existing practitioners are fair and reasonable, despite apparent concessions to industry course work already undertaken. (more…)

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2 · October 23, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Conferences and Events, Polls  
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Latest Poll – FASEA Minimum Education Standards

Our latest poll seeks your input on whether you think FASEA’s minimum education requirements for existing advisers is fair. (more…)

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7 · October 16, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Conferences and Events, Polls