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Sydney Firm Expands Into Risk Advice ASIC Lifts Licence Conditions of Total Financial Solutions AFA Inspire Tour Celebrates Fifth Year (more…)

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0 · April 17, 2018 in Associations, Compliance & Regulation, Conferences and Events, Dealer Groups, Products, Services  
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MLC Life Goes Live With New Underwriting Engine

MLC Life Insurance has gone live with its new digital underwriting platform which will provide advice clients with an indicative underwriting decision in a matter of minutes. (more…)

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0 · April 17, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services, Underwriting  

ANZ Offers Predictive Underwriting to Tradies

ANZ has redesigned its underwriting capabilities and has introduced a predictive capability which will make the process faster and easier for tradespeople seeking life insurance cover. (more…)

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0 · April 13, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services, Technology  

ASIC Accepts EU from CBA Advice Businesses Over Fees For No Service

ASIC has accepted an enforceable undertaking (EU) from two financial advice business owned by the Commonwealth Bank in relation to a failure to provide annual reviews to more than 30,000 clients who had paid for them. (more…)

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0 · April 13, 2018 in Claims, Company News, Compliance & Regulation, Products, Services  

AIA Australia to Push For Insurers to Fund Mental Health Treatment

AIA Australia has thrown its weight behind calls to change legislation that would allow life insurers to fund early intervention and treatments for mental health conditions. (more…)

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0 · April 13, 2018 in Claims, Products, Services  
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CommInsure Partners With UnderwriteMe on New Application Process

CommInsure has launched a new digital quote and application process, based on UnderwriteMe’s underwriting rules engine, that will be available to advisers and their clients. (more…)

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0 · April 11, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services, Technology  
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AFA Slams PJC Report

The AFA has released its response to the Report of the PJC Inquiry into Life Insurance stating it was “surprised, perplexed and disappointed” by parts of the report, which it considers as having missed the terms of reference for the inquiry and having drawn conclusions without evidence. (more…)

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0 · April 10, 2018 in Compliance & Regulation, Products, Remuneration, Services  

TAL to Offer Life Coaching For Mental Health Claimants

TAL will offer free life coaching services to people with income protection claims associated with depression or anxiety, as part of a new partnership with Remedy Healthcare. (more…)

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0 · April 10, 2018 in Claims, Company News, Services  

Asteron Launches Adviser Education Program

Asteron Life has launched a new adviser education offering that will help advisers gauge the extent of further study they may be required to undertake. (more…)

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0 · April 10, 2018 in Services, Soft Skills, Training  

Insurers Rollout Product and Service Updates

Three life insurers have announced a number of minor changes to products and services with altered policy structures, updated policy fees and upgraded tele-underwriting on the table. (more…)

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0 · April 10, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services