Monday, April 12, 2021

Polls

Third of Advisers Won’t Apply For a FAP Licence

The results of our latest survey should be a wake-up call to the industry with only half of respondents saying they plan to apply...

Ready to Apply For a FAP Licence?

Two weeks into the new regulatory regime and the FMA says advisers are already applying for a FAP licence. While the transitional licence is valid...

Will Consumers be Better Advised Under New Regulatory Regime?

It appears there are mixed feelings when it comes to whether consumers will be provided with better quality advice under the new regulatory regime. Last...

New Poll: Will Consumers Benefit From New Regulatory Regime?

After almost five years of planning, and a delay of eight months due to government lockdowns, the new regulatory regime has finally been introduced. The...

Poll Result: Income Protection Claims From the Self-Employed

Last week we asked if financial advisers had seen a rise in income-protection claims from self-employed clients compared to a year ago, and the...

New Poll: Higher Claim Numbers from the Self-Employed?

Income protection claims from self-employed people are on the rise according to one insurer that suggests mental health issues could be an underlying factor. While...

Poll Result: Industry Regulations Worrying Advisers

In a week that saw major industry players comment that some in the financial advice community are confused when it comes to meeting the...
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Latest Poll – The Future of Your Advice Business

With regulatory changes and business challenges caused by issues such as Covid-19 some in the financial advice sector may feel being in business is...

Poll Result: Majority of Advisers Looking to Upskill This Year

Further education and industry training are high on the agenda for the majority financial advisers according to the results of the latest RiskInfoNZ poll. Last...