Sunday, December 16, 2018

Conferences and events

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...

Fidelity Life to End Its Offshore Partnership Programme

Fidelity Life is the latest life insurer to announce it will end overseas incentive trips for advisers, namely its Partnership Programme. “The insurance industry is...

Top Advisers Recognised at Kepa Conference

Kepa acknowledged some of its top advisers, at its recent annual conference, held at SkyCity in Auckland. Presented during the Adviser Awards Dinner, the winners...

AIA/Sovereign Latest to Stop Overseas Adviser Trips

AIA New Zealand/Sovereign has announced it will cease offering overseas recognition trips for advisers after 2019. The insurer said the decision forms part of a...

Insurers Clarify Stance on Overseas Adviser Trips 

With AMP and Partners Life ending their overseas trips, the remaining life insurers weigh in on where they stand. Partners Life announced last week that...

Partners Life Updates Quote Software 

Partners Life has announced it has redesigned and redeveloped its quote software, which will go live from 12 November 2018. The insurer hinted that the...

Partners Life Ends Offshore Conferences 

Partners Life has announced its upcoming offshore adviser conference in July 2019 will be its last. In an update to advisers, Managing Director, Naomi Ballantyne, said...

It’s About the Experience, Not the Product – Don Connelly

Veteran speaker, motivator and mentor to financial advisers, Don Connelly, has found that advisers who do extraordinarily well are not better, smarter or work...

Financial Education Platform Encourages Advisers to Reach Out to Schools

Online financial education platform, Banqer, has called for advisers to get involved in schools around New Zealand. Banqer was a general sponsor of the recent...

Financial Advice NZ Conference Wrap

Almost 600 delegates attended the inaugural Financial Advice New Zealand National Advisers Conference in Rotorua last week. The Conference delivered a raft of messages and...