Thursday, July 25, 2024

General

Latest Additions to Partners Life Academy

Advisers working with Partners Life now have access to a range of new courses covering areas such as underwriting, claims, and complaint handling. The firm...
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Partners Life Make Senior Appointment

Partners Life has appointed James Greig as Chief Risk Officer, he joins the firm Southern Cross Health Society where he was Head of Risk....

Cancer – Leading Cause of Claims Says AIA

Claims Compass, a new bi-annual report from AIA NZ, shows cancer is the root cause of most claims paid out by the firm –...

Call for Lenders to Better Support Advisers

The Finance and Mortgage Advisers' Association of New Zealand (FAMNZ) is putting pressure on lenders following claims consumers are getting preferential treatment over advisers. FAMNZ...

The Role of AI in Financial Advice

Predictions about how AI can help financial advisers grow their business in future caught the attention of Riskinfo readers this week... Every financial adviser, or professional working with financial...

Partners Life Overcome CrowdStrike Outage to Pay Advisers

The worldwide computer outage traced back to US-based firm CrowdStrike affected plenty of businesses in New Zealand, one of which was Partners Life. Following the...

Advisers Not Ready for The Great Wealth Transfer

A survey out of the UK has found 69% of advisers there don’t have a plan to work with the next generation of clients...

Consumers Tell the FMA What is ‘Fair’

A survey carried out by the FMA has sought to establish what New Zealanders think is fair when it comes to decisions made by...
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Two New Hires at The Adviser Platform

The Adviser Platform (TAP) has appointed Taz Alnahas as its Key Account Manager and Meryll Villaver as Client Engagement Manager. "Taz and Meryll join us...