Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Associations

Nominations Open for Financial Advice New Zealand 2019 Adviser Awards

Financial Advice New Zealand has released details to its members wishing to enter its 2019 Adviser Awards. There are 16 awards across five categories and...

Aussie Advisers Centre Stage at MDRT

Three Australian advisers took to the main platform at the MDRT Annual Meeting in Miami last week to share the benefit of their experiences...

Rethink, Relearn, Rebuild – Wisdom From MDRT

An insurance professional coach presented a topic called ‘Rethink, Relearn, Rebuild’ at the 2019 MDRT Annual Meeting which concluded in Miami, Florida today. The points...

ANZACS at 2019 MDRT Annual Meeting – Miami

ANZAC advisers have been making a significant contribution to the 2019 MDRT Annual Meeting which is underway in Miami this week. A contingent of around...

Business Partnership Programme Gains Support 

Financial Advice New Zealand has confirmed it has received excellent support for its new Business Partnership Programme. Chief Executive, Katrina Shanks, says they are off...

Latest Poll – Why Kiwis Don’t Insure  

Our latest poll asks you about the reasons your clients may have told you they had not considered personal risk insurance products in the...

Kiwis Push Financial Risk Out of Mind

New research commissioned by the Financial Services Council has revealed that New Zealanders don’t like to think about or prepare against financial risks, despite...

Industry Response to First Wellbeing Budget

New Zealand's premier institutional and adviser associations have delivered contrasting responses to the country's first Wellbeing budget, handed down last week. Financial Advice New Zealand The...

AFA, FPA Join Forces on Future of Risk Commissions in Australia

The Association of Financial Advisers and the Financial Planning Association have agreed to work together in their efforts to advocate for the retention of...

Poll Results – Mixed Feelings on the Code 

Last week we asked whether you supported the newly approved Code of Professional Conduct for Financial Advice Services and the results were quite surprising. At...