Sunday, December 16, 2018

Technology

AIA Trials Mental Wellbeing Tech

AIA Australia and New Zealand has announced it will launch a pilot corporate health programme for its staff. Provided by mental health technology company Medibio,...

Cigna One Step Closer Towards Robo-advice 

Cigna Insurance has received the green light to offer robo-advice, having been granted exemption from the Financial Markets Authority. Cigna Head of Marketing, Vince Warnock,...

Partners Life Reports Record Growth, Expands Team

Partners Life has reported that since 1 April 2018, it has paid more claims and received more new business than any other year since...

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...

SMEs Must Manage Cyber Risks, Insurance Council Warns

This week is Cyber Smart Week and the Insurance Council of NZ is appealing to small and medium sized business owners to take a...

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...

Amazon Insurance Move Likely to Have Ripple Effect in NZ

E-commerce giant Amazon’s recent announcement that it is starting life, health and general insurance products in India, may likely have ripples effects in New...

How The Insurance Industry May Change by 2023

The life insurance industry may look very different in a few years time and many of the issues its grappling with now may be...

New Marketing Automation Tool Launched For Risk Advisers

New Zealand based company, Advisor Promoter, recently launched a marketing automation tool specifically aimed at insurance advisers. The team of marketers have developed a system...

Linking Life Events With Provision of Advice

The idea to tie life events more strongly to certain forms of advice was put forward at the Financial Services Council’s Breakfast event ‘Advice...