Sunday, December 15, 2019

Tag: Reserve Bank

News in Brief 

FSC Advice Summit Update  The organisers behind the upcoming ‘Get In Shape’ Advice Summits to be held in February 2020 have commented on the launch...

FMA Reinforces Message to Insurers to ‘Rebuild Public Trust’ 

The Financial Markets Authority has stated it is now up to insurers and banks to rebuild public trust, as it releases its 2019 Annual...

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...

Government Announces Conduct Licensing Regime for Insurers and Banks

The Government has announced a new regime to regulate financial conduct, which it says will make banks and insurers treat their customers fairly. Commerce and...

Consumers Deserve Better From Life Insurers – Faafoi

The Government has warned that consumers deserve better from life insurers. This follows the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and Financial Markets Authority voicing their...

Life Insurers Report Back to FMA on Review Findings

Life insurers have submitted their responses to the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank as their 30 June deadline is now over, following the...

News in Brief

Financial Advice NZ Reveals 10 Business Partners  Financial Advice New Zealand has announced the names of its ten new Business Partners for its partnership programme...

Government Considers Capping Commissions

The Government is considering the possibility of capping upfront and/or trail commissions for intermediaries of insurers and banks and banning products that lead to...

Insurtechs Aim to Solve Industry Challenges 

Insurtech companies are looking to improve customer experience, according to a report commissioned by InsurtechNZ, a working group created by FintechNZ, and are focused...

News in Brief

Rod Severn IBANZ Appointment Professional IQ College CEO, Rod Severn, has taken on further responsibilities at the Insurance Brokers Association of New Zealand (IBANZ), stepping...