The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
|Search Results||Showing 1 - 10 of 52 results for "direct insurance"|
|... said. In his most recent role, Thomas was MLC Life's chief customer officer - bancassurance, digital and direct insurance. He played a lead role in MLC's demerger from NAB Wealth, UniSuper said. He has over 20 years of experience with previous ...|
|... with a number of alternative options, including redeployment where possible. In addition to ASIC's review of direct insurance, the move also follows recent scrutiny of such practices by the Royal Commission. Following an appearance by TAL's general ...|
|... ASIC's proposed new regulatory regime. Consequently, Freedom's board has decided to suspend new sales of all direct insurance products. It said 350,000 existing customers will not be affected by the changes and it will continue to receive admin ...|
|The Financial Services Council said it is "disappointed" ASIC's review into direct insurance has uncovered continuing practices of some life insurers that led to poor consumers outcomes. In response to the report ASIC handed down yesterday, the FSC ...|
|... customers. Many (56%) believed such reforms would improve the low levels of consumer trust. When asked about direct insurance, more than half (57%) believed it would grow at a slower rate in the future, as this segment faces a number of issues. This ...|
|... (15%), Greenstone/Hannover (8%), OnePath Australia (8%) and NAB/MLC (7%). When comparing advised premiums against direct insurance premiums, direct premiums were found to be more expensive across life, trauma and income protection. "The gap between advised ...|
|... bancassurance. The leadership team will be overseen by MLC chief customer officer, bancassurance digital and direct insurance Anand Thomas. Thomas commented: "We are in an exciting period of growth, and we intend on delivering on this by providing our ...|
|... Crapis joins CommInsure from Munich Re where he held the role of client solutions - retail group, capital and direct insurance for just under two years. Prior to this Crapis worked with CommInsure for over a decade, working as a product manager - retail ...|
|The majority of Australian consumers prefer to purchase insurance policies through financial advisers rather than directly. This is the conclusion of Asteron Life's Attitude to Life Adviser Insights report, which surveyed 1,515 Australians across every ...|
|... keep pace, according to Rice Warner head of consulting and research Jenni Baxter. Commenting on Rice Warner's Direct Insurance Report 2015, Baxter described the direct sales environment as "relatively stagnant" and pressured by policy lapse rates. Sales ...|
A new Sydney dealer group focused on Muslim clients is looking to hire up to 50 financial advisers in the next 12 months, as it nabs MSC Group's chief operating officer to lead the business.
Pengana Capital has appointed a US-based fund manager to its global equities assets, after Jordan Cvetanovski and Steven Glass's surprise walkout in March.
The exchange traded fund provider has established its first office in Auckland, New Zealand and has appointed a director to manage its adviser and institutional business across the ditch.
ASIC has confirmed it will not be recommending changing the label of 'general advice', after independent research commissioned by the regulator found such a move is unlikely to prevent consumer confusion.
|Brought to you by|
|Keep up to date, don't be the last to know! Get the Financial Standard Daily Newsletter.|