Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tag: FSC

FSC Conference Nearly Sold Out

There are 25 spots left for the upcoming ‘Shaping Futures’ national conference hosted by the Financial Services Council (FSC) and Workplace Savings NZ. “We are...

FSC and Workplace Savings NZ Awards Open For Nominations 

Celebrating good consumer outcomes and industry conduct, The Financial Services Council and Workplace Savings NZ have announced their annual awards are now open for...

Insurers Debate on Suitability of ‘Good Advice Outcomes’ 

Submissions received by the Financial Advice Code Working Group (CWG) have questioned the use of the terminology ‘good advice outcomes’, contained within one of...

FMA Targets QFE Advice Quality

QFE insurance providers appear to be considering their own risks ahead of their customers when it comes to replacement business, the Financial Markets Authority...

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...

Millennials to Rely on KiwiSaver in Old Age

New research commissioned by the Financial Services Council (FSC) has concluded that millennials are going to be ‘Generation Kiwisaver’, as they become more reliant on...

FSC Welcomes KiwiSaver Changes  

A number of proposed KiwiSaver changes contained in the Taxation Bill were introduced to Parliament this week. The changes in the Bill included: Opening KiwiSaver...

Tap Into Employment to Encourage Financial Advice, Says Insurer 

The Managing Director of Partners Life has suggested that the industry turn to employment as a channel to connect people with the concept of...

Minister Faafoi to Address 2018 FSC Conference

The Financial Services Council (FSC) and Workplace Savings NZ have announced Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister, Kris Faafoi, will be making a keynote presentation at...

FMA Asks Insurers to Prove Themselves

The FMA has released the letter it has sent to the chief executives of New Zealand’s licensed life insurers, asking them to prove themselves in...