Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tag: Kris Faafoi

Faafoi Assures a ‘Balanced Approach’ to Adviser Remuneration

Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Kris Faafoi, as offered his assurance to advisers that the Government has taken a "measured and balanced approach to...

Draft Code Submitted to Minister Faafoi 

The Code Working Group has confirmed that it has submitted the draft Code of Conduct to Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister, Kris Faafoi, 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...

NZ Government Looking Closely at Australian Royal Commission Final Report 

The New Zealand Government has announced it will scrutinise the outcomes of the Australian Royal Commission to see if the recommendations should be implemented...

Government Pledges to “Get Rid of Sales Incentives”

The Government has declared that sales incentives no longer have a place in the life insurance sector. Shortly after the RBNZ and FMA published their...

MBIE Releases Discussion Paper on Licensing Fees and Levies 

The Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Kris Faafoi, has released a discussion paper seeking feedback on proposed financial advice provider licensing fees and...

FMA Calls For More Power Over Bank Conduct 

The Financial Markets Authority has called on the Government to address certain ‘gaps’ in the framework for regulation of banks. In the recently released report...

Minister Faafoi to Open National Advisers Conference 

Financial Advice New Zealand has confirmed that Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister, Hon. Kris Faafoi, will open its National Advisers Conference next week. The three-day...

Non-Disclosure Tops Life Insurance Complaints

Non-disclosure was the top complaint issue for health, life and disability insurance-related complaints made to the Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman Scheme (IFSO), in...

Financial Advice NZ Readies New Campaign For Money Week

Financial Advice New Zealand has been preparing for Sorted’s Money Week next week, including a digital/social media campaign and a marketing pack for advisers. Financial...