The results of APRA's life insurance industry stress testing has revealed that - at least in theory - we'll bounce back.
An Oxera study shows us how we can prompt people to shop around for insurance and other financial products like annuities, instead of sticking with their regular provider.
The AFA is defending itself after a member has called for an EGM to change the constitution.
- New medical indemnity insurance for medical professionals
- AMP to launch definition-less cover
- ANZ Wealth releases OneCare product and service improvements
- MetLife to insure CareSuper
- HNW advisory firms merge
- AMP launches adviser site
- AIA adviser hub partnership additions
- Class action against 16 Australian banks by US entities
- Youi NZ admits unscrupulous sales tactics and misconduct
- Doctors allowed to use electronic forms for life insurance
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.
Direct Life Insurance Awards to be held on Tuesday 25th October, 2016 identifies market leaders and product excellence through an independent, objective and transparent research process.
Risk Insurance Expense Benchmarking released in April 2016 is based on a survey of Operating Expenses in Underwriting, New Business Processing Claims and Cost of Sales split by Acquisition, Update and Maintenance.
Loan Protection Insurance Report 2016 is an independent investigation into mortgage and personal loan protection insurance products, part of the Australian consumer credit insurance market.
Comprehensive reporting of Life Insurance Risk products including lump sum products (term life, TPD, trauma), income protection and business expense insurances.