Polls Archive

Do you support the eleven recommendations made by the Ripoll Inquiry?

  • Support some, not all (71%)
  • Yes (19%)
  • No (10%)
  • Not sure (0%)

Start Date: November 25, 2009 @ 11:23 am
End Date: December 1, 2009 @ 9:33 pm

Should adviser remuneration on replacement life insurance business be restricted to level commission only?

  • No (72%)
  • Yes (26%)
  • Not Sure (2%)

Start Date: October 20, 2009 @ 2:45 pm
End Date: November 25, 2009 @ 11:25 am

Do you believe that educational qualifying standards should be raised for those wishing to provide personal financial advice?

  • Yes - by self regulation (50%)
  • Yes - by government regulation (33%)
  • No (14%)
  • Not sure (3%)

Start Date: September 22, 2009 @ 4:47 pm
End Date: October 20, 2009 @ 2:44 pm

Should tax deductibility of the cost of financial advice only apply for advice that is provided under fee-for-service models?

  • No (52%)
  • Yes (44%)
  • Not Sure (4%)

Start Date: September 2, 2009 @ 10:55 am
End Date: September 22, 2009 @ 4:46 pm

Should financial planners/advisers be made to join a professional association in order to be able to provide professional financial advice to consumers?

  • No (52%)
  • Yes (47%)
  • Not Sure (1%)

Start Date: August 11, 2009 @ 11:13 am
End Date: September 2, 2009 @ 10:54 am