|New research from Zurich quantifies the amount consumers will pay for life insurance advice, but also reinforces the fact the majority are unwilling to be out of pocket.|
|The Federal Government has opened consultation on a proposal to remove the exclusion of insurance claims handling from the definition of financial service.|
|Freedom Insurance Group has failed to file FY19 interim results and its shares remain suspended.|
|ClearView posted a 13% dip in its underlying NPAT in the first half as it repositions pricing of its life insurance and wealth management products.|
|Clearview is introducing a number of pricing changes to its LifeSolutions offering.|
|Freedom Insurance Group has requested the ASX to suspend its shares indefinitely.|
|Australians prioritise insuring their cars more than their own lives, latest research shows.|
|Commissioner Kenneth Hayne has recommended ASIC ultimately whittle down the commissions on life insurance products to zero unless there is a clear justification to keep them.|
|Insurers will find it tougher to dodge paying out claims if the Royal Commission's recommendation to amend insurance law is enacted.|
|The Financial Services Council is extending the consultation period for the second iteration of its life code until 31 January 2019.|
A new superannuation fund hoping to bridge the retirement savings gap will launch with the hope of disrupting the system that has disadvantaged women.
The general manager of superannuation and retirement solutions at a $57 billion industry fund has resigned, with the hunt commencing for a replacement.
Praemium saw funds under administration hit $16.1 billion over the last financial year, thanks largely to its off-platform managed accounts service.
OnePath has moved to enhance the abilities of financial advisers using its OneView Life client management portal.
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