JULY 2018 Direct Life Insurance Report 2018 is now available including Affinity Partner sales (four years of history) and Top 5 Affinity Partners (NEW). We have updated Direct Risk Lapses and Persistency (Direct versus Advised Lapse rates) and extended the Forecast of the Direct Risk Market to 2028. Premium Comparisons have been expanded by product with new comparisons in 5-year Age Bands for Direct and Advised (NEW).
MARCH 2018 All the results of the Life Company of the Year Awards, hosted by the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) supported by Strategic Insight, were announced on 15th March 2018. The Awards are based on underlying independent Risk Benchmarking research by Strategic Insight. Winners announced.
MARCH 2018 The Life Insurance Individual Risk Market (Retail) is going through some major changes. Strategic Insight has reviewed how the Australian Life Insurance market has evolved over the last 10 years, and where it's going over the next 10 years.
The AIOFP has launched an aggressive campaign to get FASEA to backtrack on its financial adviser education proposals.
In this Royal Commission update, banks look down the barrel of their misdemeanours, getting a grilling from Haynes.
IOOF appoints general manager of advice
TAL customer operations head appointed
Zurich announces integrated leadership team
AFA board nominations open
AFA and TAL Female Excellence in Advice award finalists announced
TAL to buy Suncorp's life business, Asteron Life
CFA introduces fintech and artificial intelligence to curriculum
AMP looking at 'opportunities' for life business