Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 20 February 2018

  • AustralianSuper cuts premiums
  • AMP discounts healthy clients
  • AIA pain education program
  • ANZ upgrade discount offer
  • ClearView flat fee offer
  • Melbourne financial businesses fined
  • New chair appointed to life code compliance committee
  • ClearView refunds poor sales practices
  • CBA puts away money for regulatory costs
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Fund Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 13 February 2018

  • Industry veteran acquires SMSF Alliance
  • FTSE Russell partners with Qantas Super, launches gender diversity indice
  • Pacific Current sells insto investment firm stake
  • New website launched by The Tax Institute
  • Instreet Investment increases holding in Acorns Grow
  • Civil proceedings against CBA commence
  • ASIC removes OpenMarkets licence conditions
  • ANZ refunds undisclosed charges
  • Westpac credit card remediation update
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Fund People as at 13 February 2018

  • BlackRock appoints financial institutions head
  • Westpac appoints board member
  • JBWere alumnus joins Koda Capital
  • Sales lead appointed by Perennial
  • New chair appointed by FSC
  • Fidante appoints new head
  • Zurich appoints new head
  • Lazard chief steps down
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Risk Product, Company and Regulatory Updates as at 6 February 2018

  • AIA Australia's cancer wellness program launched, policy fees waived
  • MBS Insurance joint venture
  • Advice firm offers life insurance
  • Online Australian consumer brand offering life insurance
  • Global alliance formed by insurtech associations
  • OnePath Life purchased by Zurich
  • Integrity Life moves into retail
  • Electronic medical certificates adopted by BT
  • Medical specialist board created by TAL
  • Commonwealth Bank planning licence conditions update
  • Propositions to give ASIC power to ban products
  • ASIC reviews insurance advice
  • FSC requiring three insurers on APLs
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