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 first blockchain transaction between two major financial institutions from Texas to China has been conducted for 88 bales of cotton.
The numbering system for credit cards is running out of the first six digits. A new system is coming in for 2017.
Soon we'll be using facial recognition for all of our identification needs with financial institutions. It's just happened in Australia.
ASIC launches toolkit for Australian consumers to help with the financial advice process.