Category | Remuneration

Latest Poll – Soft Skills Training?

At a time where industry focus is being directed to new minimum adviser education standards and the FASEA exam, we’re asking whether the importance of soft skills training is being given its due respect and recognition. (more…)

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2 · June 18, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
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AFA,FPA Life Insurance Task Force Latest

The AFA and FPA have released further details on their joint life insurance task force initiative (see: AFA, FPA Join Forces…). (more…)

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16 · June 17, 2019 in Associations, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
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ClearView Releases Paper on ‘The Shameless Truth’ About Commissions

ClearView has released new research which reveals that any additional changes to adviser remuneration will neither lift advice quality nor result in improved client outcomes. (more…)

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9 · June 4, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
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AIA Engages Bernie Ripoll on Industry Direction, Commissions Agenda

In declaring its support for the retention of risk commissions, AIA Australia has retained the services of former politician and Future of Financial Services reform architect, Bernie Ripoll, to work with the financial services sector in developing long-term policy solutions. (more…)

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7 · June 1, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
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AFA, FPA Join Forces on Future of Risk Commissions

The Association of Financial Advisers and the Financial Planning Association have agreed to work together in their efforts to advocate for the retention of life insurance commissions beyond ASIC’s 2021 Review of the impact of the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

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12 · May 27, 2019 in Associations, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
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ClearView Call to Action on Risk Commissions

ClearView Wealth has undertaken a series of initiatives intended to consolidate support for the retention of life insurance commissions. (more…)

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3 · April 30, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
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Poll Results – Advisers Opt for Status Quo

Most advisers believe a returned Coalition Government after the May election will deliver a better outcome for advisers and consumers. (more…)

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0 · April 23, 2019 in General, Polls, Remuneration  
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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  
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Asteron Life Extends Wholesale Commission Discount Offer

Asteron Life has confirmed it will be extending its additional 15 percent first-year premium discount offer for new clients who opt for the insurer’s wholesale commission option. (more…)

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1 · April 16, 2019 in Products, Remuneration  

NEOS Call for Unity on Risk Commissions

NEOS Life has released a statement this week, in which it calls for the life insurance industry to unite in support of risk commissions. (more…)

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2 · April 2, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration