Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Company news

Tony Dench, CEO, SHARE

SHARE and Newpark Leverage Strength for Advisers

Tony Dench (pictured), CEO of SHARE, says its amalgamation with Newpark Group – announced in November – gives the combined enterprise an opportunity to...

Southern Cross Ready to Innovate on Healthcare Delivery

Trialling new healthcare initiatives are key for Southern Cross Health Society this year, says its CEO Nick Astwick. Speaking at the organisation's AGM, Astwick...

Cigna Extends Multi-Benefit Discount Offer

Cigna's multi-benefit discount, first announced last September and due to end on 31 January, will remain in place until 28 February, says the firm. The...

AIA Australia to Launch New IP Offer

AIA Australia appears to be the first cab off the rank in launching the next generation of income protection products into the Australian market. Responding...

History of Partners Life Published

The history and key achievements of Partners Life has been published on the firm's website as part of its pledge to be more open...

Walk, Run and Cycle, at Partners Life Dual Fundraiser

The Partners Life DUAL is a day of walking, running, and cycling events, on the protected islands of Motutapu & Rangitoto. Organised by Partners Life...

Discontinuance Rates Fall in Australia

Data released by DEXX&R in December reveals a continuing decline in discontinuance rates for both lump sum and disability insurance products in Australia. The researcher’s...

Partners Life Preparing for Stock Exchange Listing

Partners Life is preparing to list on the New Zealand Stock Exchange, but only when the time is right, says the firm's Managing Director...
Naomi Ballantyne, Managing Director, Partners Life.

Partners Life to Buy BNZ Life

Partners Life is to buy BNZ Life from its Australian parent company National Australia Bank (NAB) for $290 million, subject to regulatory approval. Speculation on...