Actuaries & Researchers
Research has revealed what many of you may already know: disclosure documents need work so they can be used as a tool for purchasing decisions.
The latest updates from the Royal Commission into banking and finance industry misconduct.
CBA appoints new director
AFA award finalists announced
AMP updates medical definitions
AIA Australia two year policy fee waiver offer
OnePath premium waivers for drought-affected farmers
New fintech to replace paraplanners launched
Junior financial adviser roles at BT to go, advice restructure
Morgan Stanley false claims of independence
ASIC commences proceedings against NULIS and MLC
AFCA complaints resolution rules, independent assessor terms approved
FASEA shutting down so-called FASEA-approved courses
The cost of living has increased in some ways this quarter, and dropped in others.
The Royal Commission is delving into life insurance companies in the coming weeks, along with regulators.
Yellow Brick Road rejects takeover bid
TAL launches youth mental health initiative, waives premiums for farmers
BT guaranteeing premium rates for two years
MetLife launches digital claims platform with industry super fund
OneCare insurance suite added to HUB24
AMP appoints new CEO
ClearView on top in Planner Risk Survey
IOOF appoints senior executive
MLC Life appoints seven new staff
Pauline Vamos resigns from Regnan
Research reveals that millennials are leading the way when it comes to interest in impact investing.
Kids whose parents get financial advice and talk to them about money are more financially literate than kids with non-advised parents.
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
Research reveals that people’s loyalty can be easily affected by the views of their financial adviser or friends and family.
Big financial institutions are soon going to have an ASIC monitor walking amongst them, watching goings ons.
The latest responsible investment report has been released, showing a milestone has been reached - 55 per cent of all Australian investments are now under the responsible investment umbrella.
Zurich reveals new executives for post-OnePath acquisition
AMP shuffles execs
MetLife appoints seven new staff
NIBA announces winner of WA broker awards
FPA awards - open for nominations
AIA Australia increasing discounts
TAL-owned Affinia extends advice offering into licensee services
Level premium policy replacement at BT
Media Super reappoints Hannover Life Re, drops premiums
FSC code of practice to cover super trustees too
Digital advice company and retiree advice platform merge
MLC to refund $65m, NULIS before royal commission
ASIC announces professional standards reform for advisers
AMP fast-forwards advice remediation
Advisory businesses to be publicly rated
NAB slammed at Royal Commission for 'hopelessly conflicted' compensation situation
A recent university study found a stark difference in scores between men and women when it comes to financial literacy.
Peter Kell has delivered an update on the Royal Commission, with life insurance claims used as an example of an area that could use further examination.
FINSIA members have mixed feelings about FASEA draft education proposal for financial advisers.
AMP replaces Horizons with FASEA-compliant training program
TAL Risk Academy diabetes course launch
FASEA releases draft financial adviser exam guide
MetLife appoint new COO
MLC welcomes new, farewells old CEO
NIBA regional broker awards
The AFA has called on FASEA to rejig its proposed education requirements for financial advisers.
The Royal Commission has directed its gaze to poor phone sales tactics by life insurance companies, finding some good examples of bad behaviour.
AstuteWheel: new digital tool providing SoA's in an hour
Integrity Life to launch retail suite in October
Macquarie quits grandfathered commission
HSBC exits financial advice, closing its financial advice doors
ASIC vs. Refocus Financial Group
AMP FP facing civil penalties for alleged failures in insurance advice
ASIC pursuing advice firms misusing term 'independent'
MLC Life welcomes new head of underwriting
ANZIIF Australian Insurance Industry Award finalists announced
Momentum Media names first Young Leaders in Finance Award winners
ASIC and APRA’s second round of data has been collected and released for life insurance claims for the second half of 2017.
A Monash Business School project is completing its four-stage research project, which kicked off in 2014.
MLC Life launches new mental health service
TAL providing mental health coaching for claims staff
CBA divests Chinese life insurer BoComm
AMP: record class actions filed
Westpac found engaging in unconscionable conduct
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