Friday, April 26, 2019

Training

Professional IQ College Launches Guidance Workshops 

The Professional IQ College has launched one-day workshops to help experienced financial advisers prepare to undertake their Level 5 qualification. Chief Executive, Rod Severn, says...

Leadership Changes at Strategi Group

Strategi Group has announced a major leadership change, appointing two independent directors and a new CEO. David Whyte and Joy Marslin will join as independent...

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...

Confusion Around Competency Requirements

Professional IQ College has reported a number of members have been seeking clarification on what will be acceptable to meet the Government’s new Code...

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...

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...

AMP Revamps Adviser Education Program

AMP has replaced its adviser training program, Horizons, with a new program which will require advisers to hold a Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics...

Regime Changes – Taking Action Now or Later? 

The Code Working Group consultation paper has generated a great deal of discussion, as intended, on what advising under the new regime may look...