Tuesday, March 26, 2019

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Financial Advice NZ Launches Adviser Conference

Financial Advice New Zealand has launched its Conference 2019, taking place on 22-23 August at SkyCity in Auckland. The theme this year is ‘Be Brave,...

Study Confirms Preference for Human Advice Over Robo Advice

A study released by the MDRT organisation affirms that consumers want technology to complement, rather than replace, human financial advisers. The research findings are based...

Errors, Misunderstandings, Bias in Royal Commission Recommendations on Risk Commissions – AFA

In Australia, The Association of Financial Advisers has released a scathing analysis of the Banking Royal Commission’s recommendations on the future of life insurance...

Report Needs Swift Response From Industry – Financial Advice NZ

Financial Advice New Zealand has said the insurance sector must respond swiftly to the issues raised in the recently released FMA and RBNZ Report...

Industry Responds to Conduct and Culture Report 

The Financial Services Council, Financial Advice NZ and Commission for Financial Capability (CFFC) have each responded to the Life Insurer Conduct and Culture Report...

Connect With Global Peers During Time of Regulatory Change – MDRT

Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) NZ Chair, Katrina Church, says tapping into the global network of advisers that is MDRT is more valuable than...

Over 700 Attendees for FSC Summit

The Financial Services Council has confirmed over 700 financial advisers and industry specialists have signed up to the 2019 Navigating Regulation Advice Summit so...

Research Dispels ‘Traditional View’ of Financial Services Sector 

Research released by the Financial Services Council has shone new light on the contribution of the broader financial services sector to the New Zealand...

FSC Launches 2019 Navigating Regulation Advice Summit

The Financial Services Council, together with the Financial Markets Authority and MBIE, has launched the 2019 Navigating Regulation Advice Summits, which will be held...

FSC Welcomes The End of Overseas Incentive Trips 

FSC chief, Richard Klipin, says the move by more life insurers to remove overseas incentive conferences is just one example of how the attitude...