Category | Remuneration

iStock-1019889710

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…)

Continue Reading
· April 16, 2019 in General, Polls, Remuneration  
iStock-1012845488

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…)

Continue Reading
1 · April 16, 2019 in Products, Remuneration  
Advertisement

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…)

Continue Reading
2 · April 2, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
iStock-467507288

Future of Risk Commissions in the Balance – Advisers

Advisers hold a gloomy outlook on the future of risk commissions if the results of our latest poll are indicative. (more…)

Continue Reading
4 · April 1, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
iStock-1133493160

Latest on Banning Grandfathered Commissions

The Government released regulations at the end of last week that outline the requirement for product manufacturers to pass through to their clients the benefits of any previously grandfathered conflicted remuneration remaining in contracts after 1 January 2021. (more…)

Continue Reading
1 · April 1, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
Advertisement
iStock-1135168270

What Will Happen to Risk Commissions?

In the wake of the Banking Royal Commission, much industry debate is centering around the future of risk commissions. This poll is effectively asking you to make two judgements: (more…)

Continue Reading
1 · March 26, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Remuneration  
iStock-487826422

TAL Joins Call to Retain Risk Commissions

TAL Life has stepped up to back the retention of life insurance commissions. (more…)

Continue Reading
3 · March 26, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
iStock-605987262

ClearView Statement in Support of Commissions

ClearView Wealth has added its voice to the growing number calls for the retention of life insurance commissions as a valid remuneration option for advisers. (more…)

Continue Reading
3 · March 25, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
iStock-908936170

Labor Reaffirms Position on Future of Risk Commissions

The Federal Opposition has reaffirmed its intention to completely ban risk commissions, pending the outcome of ASIC’s 2021 review of the impact of the Life Insurance Framework reforms. (more…)

Continue Reading
4 · March 25, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration  
iStock-1019177936

MLC Life Insurance Steps-Up to Support Risk Commissions

MLC Life Insurance has released a statement in which it strongly argues the case for the continuation of life insurance commissions. (more…)

Continue Reading
6 · March 19, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Remuneration