Monday, July 22, 2019

Polls

Latest Poll – Cyber Risk

Our latest poll asks how confident you feel that your financial advice firm can detect and protect against cyber threats. The FMA has released a...

Poll Results – Adapting to Change

Our latest poll sought to gauge how you as advisers are tracking with the sweep of regulatory change taking place across financial services and...

Latest Poll – Taking Stock

With another consultation paper recently released to the industry in the form of the FMA’s two proposed standards for transitional licensing (see: FMA Consults...),...

Poll Results – Affordability a Concern

In our latest poll, we asked you the reasons your clients had shared about why they hadn’t previously considered personal risk insurance before seeking...

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...

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...

Latest Poll – Concerns With the Code 

In our latest poll, we ask whether you support the new Code of Conduct, which was approved by Minister Faafoi last week (see: Minister...

Latest Poll – Capped Commissions Coming to NZ?

The Government is considering capping up-front life insurance commissions and potentially trail too, as detailed in an options paper for its Conduct of Financial...

Compliance Costs, Uncertainty Concerns for Advisers

Increased compliance costs and uncertainty about the future dominate the thoughts of a lot of Kiwi advisers at the moment. As the industry edges closer...

Latest Poll – Dawn of a New Advice Era

The passing of FSLAB into law heralds the beginning of a new financial advice regime in New Zealand, and we're keen to know what...