Thursday, July 19, 2018

Associations

Millennials to Rely on KiwiSaver in Old Age

New research commissioned by the Financial Services Council (FSC) has concluded that millennials are going to be ‘Generation Kiwisaver’, as they become more reliant on...

FSC Welcomes KiwiSaver Changes  

A number of proposed KiwiSaver changes contained in the Taxation Bill were introduced to Parliament this week. The changes in the Bill included: Opening KiwiSaver...

Helping Your Clients Spot Their Greatest Asset

An Irish adviser and international speaker shared an idea on how advisers can increase business by helping clients identify what their greatest asset is. Anthony Matthews...

Financial Advice New Zealand Up and Running  

The new organisation for the future of financial advice is now officially in operation. Financial Advice New Zealand confirmed its membership is currently 1500 strong...

Special Meeting Outcome a Win for Members, Says PAA

Members of the Professional Advisers Association have voted to approve the Association's Holiday Home Legacy Trust. In what PAA CEO, Rod Severn, described as a...

Focus on Client Costs – Not Commissions, Says New Body 

Financial Advice New Zealand recently submitted its response to MBIE on the recent disclosure consultation paper (see: MBIE Seeking Feedback…). In it, the new body...

New Body Revs up For July 1 Launch

Katrina Shanks commenced her role as CEO of Financial Advice New Zealand this week and the new body has revealed the following developments in...

New CEO Outlines Priorities

The newly appointed chief executive for Financial Advice New Zealand was announced last week (see: New CEO Announced...). Former Member of Parliament, Katrina Shanks, will...

New CEO Announced For Financial Advice New Zealand 

Financial Advice New Zealand has revealed its new Chief Executive. Katrina Shanks will lead the new association, commencing her role on 5 June 2018. Financial Advice...

Advisers to Have Stronger Say in Draft Code 

Financial Advice New Zealand has revealed it is forming an adviser panel in association with the Code Working Group (CWG), to ensure the adviser’s...