Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates 5 September 2017

  • AIA Priority Protection expands availability
  • New insurance professionals CPD app
  • AIA launched door-to-door insurance service
  • ANZ launches new trauma option
  • MLC to expand Best Doctors service
  • New Prime business division
  • AFA announces counselling services
  • MS&AD buys Challenger stake
  • Huddle uses technology to pay claims faster and tackle fraud
  • APRA inquiry into CBA
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Fund Products, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 28 August 2017

  • QVG launches first fund

  • Charter Hall launches office fund

  • Challenger announces relationship with MS&AD

  • AZ NGA acquires advice practice

  • Big four banks change loan contracts

  • Super fees to be more transparent

  • ASX200 glass-ceiling

  • CBA shareholder class action

  • APRA gives notice to super funds

  • CBA updates review and remediation actions

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Fund People as at 28 August 2017

  • UBS announces wholesale head
  • Fidelity appoints new director
  • Australian Ethical makes two senior appointments
  • Vanguard appoints Australian QEG head
  • BlueBay opens Australian office
  • Westpac appoints independent director
  • HFR announces 2017 award nominees
  • CBA chief executive to stand down
  • QBE chief to step down
  • Cbus executive to step down
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Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 22 August 2017

  • HUB24 white label expansion

  • CBA looking to divest CommInsure

  • Suncorp considers Asteron partnership

  • TAL definition backdated

  • AMP reinsurance agreement

  • New ethical advice certification available

  • ICA denies undermining crackdown on corporate misbehaviour

  • ANZ pays further compensation

  • CommBank to refund credit insurance

  • AFA election bylaws changed

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Fund People as at August 14

  • Vision Super to expand ESG team
  • IOOF appoints portfolio manager
  • Chi-X appoints Australian chief
  • Media Super appoints managers
  • Bennelong leadership rearrangement
  • Policy expert re-joins ISA
  • BNP Paribas expands business team
  • Cbus executive wins FEAL award
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Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at August 14

  • AustralianSuper combating unpaid super
  • XTB launches first floater model portfolio
  • Intrust Super to reduce premiums
  • Former investment bankers launch investment platform
  • Class partners with Countplus
  • SMSF auditors announce merger
  • ASIC updates OpenMarkets licence conditions
  • ASIC extends software partnership
  • In-house UniSuper investment option
  • ASIC calls for expressions of interest for members of new panel
  • ASIC’s Australian bank audit reports
  • ASIC accepts FIA enforceable undertaking
  • Unlicensed trading apps in the firing line
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