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Labor wants stronger LIF rules
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 4 MAR 2016
Legislation based on the Life Insurance Framework doesn't go far enough according to Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Jim Chalmers. Discussing the Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) Bill 2016 ...
Synchron announces LIF tech and referral arrangements
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 23 FEB 2016
Following on from its partnership with AIA to create a Life Insurance Framework-friendly insurance product, Synchron has announced two new LIF support initiatives. The first is SyncAdvsr, a software package designed to automatically produce fee disclosure ...
Zurich launches LIF support initiative
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 18 FEB 2016
Zurich Financial Services Australia is launching a life insurance framework (LIF) support package for financial advisers, via a national roadshow. The 'Blueprints for the Future' comprise five pillars of LIF support, designed to help advisers position ...
LIF expected before parliament this week
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 11 FEB 2016
The Life Insurance Framework is expected to be put to the House of Representatives by Assistant Treasurer Kelly O'Dwyer this week. The government released exposure draft legislation in December 2015, based on the framework, which O'Dwyer said at the ...
ASIC consults on LIF powers
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 15 DEC 2015
... the Life Insurance Customer Group has established a petition for those who are dissatisfied with the Life Insurance Framework (LIF) reforms. The group of advisers and business owners believes the reforms provide adverse outcomes to consumers, dramatically ...
Bombora appoints chairman
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 1 DEC 2015
... industry is continuing to undergo change in response to new legislation/regulations and the proposed Life Insurance Framework (LIF)." Bombora focuses on boutique independent advice businesses.
Zurich restructures retail life insurance
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 27 NOV 2015
... term and total and permanent disablement rates. The changes have been designed to accommodate the new life insurance framework which commences in July 2016. In addition to reducing premium rates by 6% for under-55s, Zurich has also introduced a new income ...
AIA hybrid program signs 1,000 advisers
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2015
... Australia's transition to hybrid program. The program is designed to help advisers accommodate the new Life Insurance Framework, recently formalised by the Government. It facilitates a transition from relying on revenue from up-front commission structures ...
Banks to follow NAB's life insurance exit
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2015
... Rice's comments follow Assistant Treasurer Kelly O'Dwyer's issuing of the Government's response to the Life Insurance Framework (LIF) proposals, which he described as a "pragmatic compromise between the views of those who want commissions banned completely ...
Life Insurance Framework fear fading
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 3 NOV 2015
The overwhelming majority of advisers are "glad" rather than "mad, sad or scared" about the looming Life Insurance Framework, according to Association of Financial Advisers chief executive Brad Fox. Despite continued uncertainty regarding specific LIF ...
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