New “Health & Wellness Report 2016” is now available. Health and Wellness programs are generating significant interest in the Australian Life Insurance industry. After many years of companies playing around the edges with a few taking it seriously, there are now high levels of interest and activity across almost all the major Life insurers and Reinsurers.
The 3rd annual PFL Direct Insurance Excellence Awards will be held on Tuesday 25th October 2016 in Sydney and includes a Panel Discussion with industry leaders moderated by Rob Carlton, catered Lunch at the Museum of Contemporary Art, networking opportunities and Awards presentation. Book now!
UPDATED AUGUST 2016 The first in-depth study of Retirement Account Drawings in Australia, explores the extent to which Superannuation fund members have drawn pensions from their accounts during the past 10 years, in particular the percentage of members and the percentage of the account drawn by age, examining minimum pension drawing (as required by legislation) and higher discretionary levels.
UPDATED JULY 2016 Direct Life Insurance Report covers 108 product disclosure statements issued by 19 companies offering 196 insurance products including Life, Trauma, TPD, Accidental Death, Income Protection and Funeral insurance products.
Comprehensive set of statistics with full history covering the complete retail and wholesale, superannuation and investment markets, including platforms.
The global discussion (or raging debate) regarding migrants and their impact means talking about the economic consequences too. We briefly discuss the economics of migration, using available research.
An experiment at the beach demonstrates beautifully how our financial decisions can result in regret, but that comes from not understanding our risks properly.
CommBank's latest retirement report indicates that about 70 per cent of Australian workers are projected to be ready - or nearly ready - for a comfortable retirement.
- AIA Australia enhances its health program for advisers
- Infocus signs up new advice firm
- HNW advice groups merge
- AFA's Genxt roadshow kicks off
- Banks to conduct background checks to weed out bad advisers
- NAB's super fund trustee company with incorrectly applied claims, millions overcharged