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Clients complain about advisers

Financial advisers who did not explain their terms of business, in particular their fees, who did not action client requests to change or cancel policies, and issues of disclosure were some of the most common causes of complaints about advisers over the past year, IFSO says.

Thursday, September 21st, 12:10PM

The Insurance and Financial Services Ombudsman has released its latest report.

"Lessons from complaints can help the industry and consumers avoid the kinds of problems we see every day," Insurance and Financial Services Ombudsman Karen Stevens said.

The report showed 314 complaints were investigated and 3227 complaint inquiries received in 2016-2017.

Of the 3227 inquiries, 98 were about financial advisers, or about 3 per cent...MORE»

Sovereign sold

Thursday, September 21st, 10:32AM

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has confirmed it has sold its insurance business in Australia and New Zealand for A$3.8 billion - the sale include Sovereign.

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Zurich, AIA make play for Sovereign

Monday, September 18th, 2:10PM

[UPDATED] AIA Group and Zurich have both made a play for Commonwealth Bank's life insurance business, including Sovereign in New Zealand.

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Southern Cross reports healthy result

Friday, September 15th, 1:58PM

Southern Cross says its health insurance membership is growing solidly.

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Triplejump could get boost from new qualification rules

Thursday, September 14th, 9:01PM

Triplejump is expecting upcoming changes to the qualification requirements for advisers to boost demand for its new learning platform.

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Online offer 'more than quote and compare'

Thursday, September 14th, 2:00PM

A new insurance advice firm is promising consumers a more in-depth online service.

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Insurance cover and suicide rates

Monday, September 11th, 11:57AM

In his latest column Russell Hutchinson looks at the topical election issue of mental health and suicide rates and suggests some ideas for advisers to help them look after their clients.

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Accuro: Early days but happy with online response

Thursday, September 7th, 6:00AM

Almost 100 policies have been issued using Accuro’s new instant online service.

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    “@Murray - I recommended to AIA Senior Management in 1999 that they buy Sovereign. Got nowhere at all. Different times, different...”
    11 minutes ago by dcwhyte
  • Sovereign sold
    “@Mr Slater I don't think so. An Aussie story I saw said the price was 16.9 times 2017-18 pro forma earnings. That story...”
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    “It looks like AIA may have now joined the Big End Of Town. Hopefully that isn't a negative thing and they continue to act...”
    6 hours ago by Comprehensive Planner
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    “Large financial institutions are divesting themselves of wealth management capabilities presenting threats and opportunities...”
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    “Murray I hope it wasn't a case of 'buy one get one free'?...”
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