Saturday, December 14, 2019

Services

Newpark Reveals New Developments for Advisers

Newpark has been working on a number of new developments for advisers, to support them in compliance, client support and business development. In July, Newpark...

Insurers Back Newpark’s Adviser Mental Health Initiative

Newpark has confirmed Fidelity Life and nib have offered strong support for the dealer group’s recently launched HeadSpace, a mental health initiative for financial...

Learn Lessons from Past Complaints to Improve Conduct and Customer Outcomes

There are many lessons learned from past complaints that financial advisers can apply to their business practices to avoid problems in the future. Insurance...

Partners Life Launches My Underwriting Manager

Partners Life has launched its new software, My Underwriting Manager (MUM), on 4 November. The new tool for advisers, previously announced in October as PLUME...

News in Brief

Rothbury Insurance Brokers Team Up With Grow NZ Business Rothbury Insurance Brokers has announced a strategic alliance with Kiwi business advisory group, Grow NZ Business, to...

Reserve Bank Warns Insurance Sector Must Evolve 

The Reserve Bank has called for increased effort from the industry in building public confidence in the insurance sector, warning it must evolve in...

New Regime Spells Opportunity for Advisers

The insurance sector is facing tremendous change, and with that change comes opportunity, says Suncorp New Zealand's Executive General Manager Distribution, Cris Knell... There’s opportunity for...

New Tech Innovation Released for Finzo Advisers  

Finzo and Iress have announced a new technological initiative to allow advisers to spend more time on client relationships, while improving services and increasing...

Trevor Slater Joins FDRS Advisory Council 

Financial Dispute Resolution Service has announced the appointment of Trevor Slater to its Advisory Council, effective from 1 October 2019. The Advisory Council provides guidance...

Is Your Business Ready for Licensing?

The Adviser Platform has put together a two-minute quiz for advisers to help them find out if their business is ready for licensing. Managing...