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|... fee from all cover types. As a result the base premium rates have been adjusted as well as a small increase to large sum insured discounts for lump sum cover. In a statement Clearview said the life insurance industry had "consistently lost money on retail ...|
|... funeral insurance, trauma cover and total and permanent disability cover. We are also seeing an increase in the maximum sum insured value, an increase in the number of funds offering guaranteed future insurability and premium waiver under certain conditions." ...|
|... clients change providers. The researcher highlights ASFA analysis which shows more than 70% of the life insurance sum insured is now distributed through superannuation funds. This has been steadily increasing in recent years and is arguably approaching ...|
|... proposed clawback arrangements would not apply. These include where a policy is automatically cancelled due to the age of the insured, where the insured commits suicide or where premium rebates are offered to encourage customers to take up policies. ...|
|... both by reducing automatic acceptance levels and tightening the application of underwriting requirements for large sums insured. The regulator said the industry's response to ongoing market volatility and a persistent low interest rate environment, together ...|
|... cover they did not need, either because it covered risks that were not present or risks against which they were already insured."|
|... The report, which analysed 15,408 risk options offered by 235 super funds and master trusts, revealed that average sum insured per dollar per week has fallen 4.6% over the past 12 months for combined death and total permanent disability (TPD) cover and ...|
|... continued, saying that that direct insurers were struggling to compete with super funds who marketed increases in amounts insured directly to members. "Rice Warner expects superannuation funds to increase this cross and up-sell of insurance, as further ...|
|... are based on member data from 16 Australian super funds. Rice Warner estimates this data represents 43% of all "group insured lives" in Australia. The report also examined total and permanent disability (TPD) claims, concluding that musculoskeletal issues ...|
|... them with information such as the type of cover, level of debt, and knowledge - or lack thereof - of their clients' sum insured prior to the first meeting could be a game-changer," said Zurich head of sales strategy and research Andy Marshall. "The new ...|
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Natixis Investment Managers hired an institutional sales director who spent nearly a decade at First Sentier Investors.
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The newly merged LGIAsuper and Energy Super have scrapped a weekly administration fee and will retain an annual fee as a result of scale benefits.
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Fidelity International launched a climate investing policy with a rating scheme in a bid to halve its carbon emissions by 2030.
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The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue has recommended that the Australian Tax Office develop a Bill of Rights' for taxpayers.
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