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Zurich Dominates New BDM Awards

Beddoes Institute has this week announced the winners of its inaugural Most Valued BDM of the Year Awards. (more…)

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1 · December 3, 2019 in General  

TAL Launches National Skin Check Initiative

In a consumer-facing value-added initiative, TAL has launched its national skin check initiative, TAL SpotChecker. (more…)

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0 · December 3, 2019 in Company News, General  

Latest Poll – APRA’s Action on Income Protection Insurance

Our latest poll is asking whether you support APRA’s intervention on income protection insurance products. (more…)

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2 · December 3, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation, Polls, Products  

APRA Sets New Course for IP Sustainability

In a momentous development, APRA has imposed a prescriptive set of changes on life companies designed to revive the flagging sustainability of individual income protection insurance products in Australia. (more…)

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6 · December 3, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation  

ASIC to Take ‘Facilitative Approach’ to Adviser Code Standard 3

In what has been welcomed as a victory for common sense, ASIC has announced it will take a facilitative approach to compliance with the controversial Standard 3 in FASEA’s proposed Adviser Code of Ethics until the Government’s new single disciplinary body becomes operational. (more…)

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4 · November 26, 2019 in Compliance & Regulation  

AFA Calls Out FASEA ‘Inconsistencies’ in Recognition of Prior Learning for Advisers

The AFA has called out what it says are inconsistencies in FASEA’s approach towards recognition of prior learning applicable for existing advisers. (more…)

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9 · November 25, 2019 in Associations, Compliance & Regulation  

New CommInsure Gift Offer

CommInsure has launched a campaign in the form of gift voucher offers for new customers. (more…)

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0 · November 25, 2019 in Products  

OnePath Wins Award for Claims Technology

OnePath has won the Community Innovation Trailblazer Award with its group insurance claims technology, at the annual Salesforce Dreamforce 2019 conference. (more…)

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0 · November 21, 2019 in Claims, Company News, Conferences and Events, Technology  

Specialist Risk Adviser Numbers Continue to Decline

Risk specialist advisers are becoming an ‘industry niche’, according to latest research released by Investment Trends. (more…)

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7 · November 19, 2019 in General  

CommInsure Pleads Guilty to Hawking Offences

CommInsure has pleaded guilty this week to 87 counts of offering to sell insurance products in the course of unlawful, unsolicited telephone calls. (more…)

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· November 19, 2019 in Company News, Compliance & Regulation