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ClearView Pricing Changes

ClearView has implemented premium changes for both new and existing clients for its flagship LifeSolutions product offer. (more…)

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1 · March 6, 2019 in Products  
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BT Software Enhancements, Policy Fee Offer

BT has announced two enhancements for its risk quotes and application platform, LifeCENTRAL+, and has also extended its policy fee waiver offer. (more…)

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0 · February 26, 2019 in Products  

Call for Fresh Approach to Income Protection

A new white paper released by ClearView has urged the industry to re-think its approach to income protection insurance. (more…)

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1 · February 1, 2019 in Products  
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AMP Elevate Closure

AMP has confirmed it is on track to implement a partial closure of its retail life insurance flagship, AMP Elevate, to new ordinary product sales from 31 January 2019. (more…)

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0 · January 25, 2019 in Company News, Products  

AIA Australia Extends Fee Waiver and Lump Sum Discount Campaigns

AIA Australia will extend two adviser campaigns, offering a policy fee waiver and initial lump sum discount, by a further three months to the end of March 2019. (more…)

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0 · December 18, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services  

ASIC Seeks Court Order Over AMP Fee Documents

ASIC has taken legal action against a major law firm which has refused to hand over documents relating to the regulator’s investigation into fees for no service (FFNS) conduct carried out by AMP. (more…)

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0 · December 18, 2018 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Products, Services  

AMP Life Announces Closing Date for New Business

AMP Life has confirmed the closing date for new business into its AMP Elevate range but has indicated it will continue to accept new applications from advice clients who pay premiums via one of AMP’s platforms. (more…)

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0 · December 14, 2018 in Company News, Products, Remuneration, Services  

NEOS Introduces Online Alteration Capability

NEOS Life has launched an online alteration capability to its services and in its first phase will provide the ability for advisers to transfer the ownership of an existing policy inside, or outside of superannuation, using the same application process as for new business. (more…)

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0 · December 11, 2018 in Products, Services, Superannuation, Technology, Underwriting  
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Claims Processing Still Too Slow For Policyholders

Further work needs to be done to increase the speed of the processing of life insurance claims, according to a number of consumer reviews collated by an online insurance comparison and information website. (more…)

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1 · December 11, 2018 in Claims, Products, Services  
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Seeing More Clients Will Not Save Risk Advice – ClearView

Risk advisers are unlikely to survive under the LIF changes by selling more insurance or seeing more clients and should consider expanding their services or implementing a mixed fee and commission model, according to ClearView. (more…)

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11 · December 4, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Products, Remuneration, Services