Monday, October 14, 2019

Services

Life Companies Offer Support For Those Affected by Christchurch Tragedy 

A number of life companies have responded to the Christchurch shooting tragedy, where attacks on two mosques last Friday killed 50 people and left...

Professional IQ College Offers Rebate for Advisers  

Professional IQ College has confirmed it will be able to reduce the overall cost of the NZ Certificate in Financial Services Level 5 for...

News in Brief

FSC Confirms Faafoi for Summit, Launches Advice Regulation Hub The FSC has confirmed Minister Faafoi will be attending the Wellington Navigating Regulation Adviser Summit on...

Customers Want Ecosystem Services From Insurers – Report

Ecosystem services are something insurance customers globally want more of and play a part in driving their loyalty to insurers, a report has found. Bain...

Meddling With Commissions Could Hurt New Zealanders – Severn 

The new Chief Executive of Professional IQ College has cautioned the Government to be careful with taking a hasty approach to adviser remuneration in the...

Australian Fintech Grows Presence Among Kiwi Risk Advisers

Australian-based fintech platform for financial advisers, Worksorted, is growing its presence among New Zealand financial advice companies and has reported receiving software enquiries weekly...

Complaints Provide Insight to Improve Conduct – IFSO

Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman, Karen Stevens, says the complaints that the IFSO Scheme receives can help insurers and financial advisers with industry change,...

Advisers Key to Reducing Non-Disclosure Complaints – IFSO 

Advisers and medical notes play an important role when it comes to non-disclosure complaints, says Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman (IFSO), Karen Stevens. Stevens said...

Dispute Resolution Service Sees Jump in Adviser Membership 

The Financial Dispute Resolution Service has reported a high intake of advisers has taken up membership with the Service. It claimed that over 600 advisers...

Partners Life Launches Support Programme For Adviser Business Owners 

Partners Life launched a new Adviser Support Programme this week, designed to provide support to support adviser businesses and business owners in the new...