Sunday, February 23, 2020

Associations

Government Introduces Conduct Bill 

The Government introduced the Financial Markets (Conduct of Institutions) Amendment Bill yesterday. The Bill aims to improve the conduct of banks, insurers and other financial...

2019 MDRT Annual Meeting Round Table

This 2019 MDRT International Adviser Round Table discussion was intended to compare notes about the various challenges facing advisers around the world. We were...

FSC Launches Get in Shape Advice Summit 2020

The Financial Services Council has announced the launch of its ‘Get in Shape’ Advice Summit set for February 2020. Organised by the FSC, FMA, MBIE...

Are You Discussing Insurance Fraud With Your Clients? 

This week is Fraud Awareness Week (17-23 November) and the Insurance Council of New Zealand is urging financial advisers to talk to their clients...

Rise in Health-Insured Kiwis Continues

The number of New Zealanders covered by health insurance continues to rise and now totals around 1.4 million, according to the Health Funds Association’s...

FSC Reports Solid Membership Growth

The Financial Services Council has reported solid growth across its activities, including membership growth of 60 percent. As of 1 November 2019, the FSC has...

Association Teams up With FMA For More Licensing Roadshows

Financial Advice New Zealand has announced a number of seminars on transitional licensing will take place in November. The roadshow is part of a programme...

Most Advisers to Stay in New Regime – Survey 

The majority of financial advisers intend to join the new licensing regime, according to a survey conducted by Financial Advice New Zealand. A survey of...

Give Your Opinion on Draft Disclosure Requirements 

The Government has released the draft disclosure requirements that will apply in the new regime for financial advice. It is seeking feedback on whether the...