Employment, Income Security Victims to More Flexible Workplaces

New research has revealed that emerging job opportunities and greater work flexibility created by the relentless advance of technology comes at a cost to workers’ employment and income security. (more…)

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0 · July 9, 2019 in Company News, General  

Claims Data Will Impact Product Selection – Advisers

Our latest poll results suggest life company claims records will impact advisers’ selection of product solution for their clients. (more…)

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4 · July 9, 2019 in Claims, Polls  
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579 Sit FASEA Exam

FASEA has confirmed 579 advisers sat the first round of its adviser exam in June. (more…)

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6 · July 9, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation  
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Vale Ron Grima

Respected industry figure, Ron Grima, has passed away following a courageous battle with Motor Neurone Disease. (more…)

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2 · July 9, 2019 in General  
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The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Skills Required for the Adviser 4.0

This article challenges you to think about the future and about your place in it – as an adviser – and as an advice business, in what Mentor Education’s Dr Mark Sinclair refers to as the fourth industrial revolution… (more…)

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0 · July 8, 2019 in AdviserFocus  

Advisers Proactive With FASEA Exam Preparation

Education provider, Kaplan Professional, believes many licensees and their financial advisers are already on the front foot with their FASEA exam preparation, despite calls from the industry to extend the deadline for FASEA’s Financial Adviser Examination. (more…)

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0 · July 8, 2019 in Company News, Services, Training  

NEOS ‘Industry First’ Initiative

NEOS Life has announced what it claims are market leading enhancements, allowing financial advisers to save time when arranging risk-only superannuation cover for their customers. (more…)

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· July 8, 2019 in Company News, Services, Technology  
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Compliance Burden Still Top Challenge For Planners

Financial planners have indicated that compliance burden remains their top challenge, according to the latest findings from research firm Investment Trends.  (more…)

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· July 3, 2019 in General, Practice Management, Services, Technology  
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TAL ‘Future of Better Health’ Event

TAL recently conducted an industry event at which it articulated its plans, including its agenda to ensure health and wellness forms an integral component of its future value add for consumers and partners. (more…)

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0 · July 3, 2019 in Company News, Services  

OnePath Underwriting Update

Following its transition to a new owner, OnePath says it is continuing to invest in its in-house underwriting engine. (more…)

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0 · July 2, 2019 in Underwriting