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.
DUE MAY 2018 Direct Life Insurance Report covers Market Trends, Market Share Statistics, Lapses and Persistency, Market Forecast, Premium Comparisons and Benchmarking of Policy Definitions for Direct Life, Trauma, TPD, Accidental Death, Income Protection and Funeral insurance products.
A University of Toronto study has shown that people can predict socio-economic status by looking at your face.
The introduction of blockchain into the financial advice sector is set to augment how advisers are able to spend their time.
Zurich offers lifestyle program, updates Active product range and definitions
NAB to leave advice sector, divests wealth operations
ANZ to increase share buy-back, cuts sales incentives for advisors
CBA finds no evidence of compromised customer information
Mackellar’s AFS licence cancelled by ASIC
New International paraplanning standard launched in the UK
Recommendations submitted to the Royal Commission by ASIC and FPA
Class actions filed against AMP
Group life insurance offered as opt-in after Federal Budget
Operating officer and advisory firm appointed by CountPlus
Victorian and Tasmanian 2018 NIBA award finalists revealed
Non-executive directors step down from AMP board