Saturday, August 24, 2019

Tag: Sovereign

AIA Releases Rebrand Details Following Sovereign Deal 

AIA has appointed Auckland-based communications and marketing agency, Anthem, to lead the rebranding of AIA in New Zealand, following its acquisition of Sovereign last...

Sovereign Retains A+ Rating 

Sovereign has been awarded an A+ financial strength rating for the tenth year running, by ratings agency AM Best. The agency also removed the insurer’s...

AIA Kids Christmas Gift-Drive a Success 

Staff at AIA/Sovereign have provided over 150 new toys to foster children this Christmas. The donations were handed to charity organisation Foster Hope which provides...

AIA/Sovereign Latest to Stop Overseas Adviser Trips

AIA New Zealand/Sovereign has announced it will cease offering overseas recognition trips for advisers after 2019. The insurer said the decision forms part of a...

New Appointment at Fidelity Life

Fidelity Life has announced Todd Allan will step into a newly created role of Manager, Key Distribution Partnerships - Retail, commencing mid-August. Allan will support...

AIA Forms New Leadership Team Following Sovereign Acquisition 

Former faces at Sovereign are now part of AIA’s new leadership team, following the completion of the acquisition earlier this month (see: AIA Completes...

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...

AIA Completes Acquisition of Sovereign 

UPDATE: Russell McVeagh has advised Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) on the sale of Sovereign to AIA International Limited (AIA) for AU$1.275 billion. AIA Group has...

Asteron Life Appoints New Distribution Leader

Asteron Life has appointed Graham Hill as its new Executive Manager Life Distribution, effective 9 July 2018. Hill’s career has spanned both the life insurance...

Sovereign Releases IP And MIP Product Enhancements

Sovereign has announced a number of enhancements to its Income Protection (IP) and Mortgage and Income Protection (MIP) products. Aimed to give customers more options...