|An Australian insurer has awarded a Natixis affiliate a mandate to manage $80 million in an absolute return strategy.|
|Australians do not want to subsidise life insurance for those with adverse genetic test results, according to the latest Financial Services Council study.|
|Actuaries have calculated mortality rates among Australians who use annuities. It is research they hope will help develop retirement income products including CIPRs.|
|Freedom Insurance Group announced it will stop selling life insurance products and alerted shareholders of the likelihood it will face a liquidity crisis next year.|
|Financial services companies fared well in AIA's latest healthiest workplace survey, with a 21-year-old firm recognised as Australia's healthiest small workplace.|
|New Zealand life insurers are paying the highest commissions to financial advisers in the world and the nation's Reserve Bank is concerned about the conduct risk it is creating.|
|A new corporate health program trialled at AIA will allow the life insurer's staff to track their mental health progress.|
|TAL launched an adviser-focused health insurance offering by way of an expanded strategic partnership with nib.|
|Since launching in mid-2018, life insurance start-up NEOS Life is making strides with the launch of a new product and expedited its underwriting decision times.|
|Life insurers should be banned from asking consumers if they have undertaken a genetic test, Financial Standard's latest readership survey reveals.|
AustralianSuper will introduce a new fee for MySuper members from April 2020 to offset the impact of the Protecting Your Super changes.
The alternatives assets data juggernaut is opening an office in Sydney, as it looks to expand its local client base and build its research coverage.
New Industry Super Australia research claims to show plans to make superannuation optional for low-income workers is nothing more than a tax grab.
A Brisbane boutique is winding up an Aussie equities fund, after an investor decided to redeem their money, representing roughly 60% of the fund's assets, just before Christmas.
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