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Financial Services Council

Departing FMA CEO Rob Everett warns the big end of town the regulator won't back away from a fight if it believes one is necessary
20th Oct 21, 12:03pm
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Departing FMA CEO Rob Everett warns the big end of town the regulator won't back away from a fight if it believes one is necessary
Jenée Tibshraeny on a Treasury analyst's concern our measure of inflation doesn't properly capture housing costs, crypto's male appeal, long commutes to work, and the RBNZ tapering bond purchases
22nd Jun 21, 10:00am
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Jenée Tibshraeny on a Treasury analyst's concern our measure of inflation doesn't properly capture housing costs, crypto's male appeal, long commutes to work, and the RBNZ tapering bond purchases
Government's proposed conduct licensing regime for financial service providers will make them accountable for sales to consumers by contracted intermediaries & ban target-based sales incentives
25th Sep 19, 12:30pm
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Government's proposed conduct licensing regime for financial service providers will make them accountable for sales to consumers by contracted intermediaries & ban target-based sales incentives
Commerce & Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi pledges measures to improve financial services sector conduct shortly as regulators bemoan poor life insurer conduct and culture
17th Sep 19, 10:11am
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Commerce & Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi pledges measures to improve financial services sector conduct shortly as regulators bemoan poor life insurer conduct and culture
Shadow Finance Minister Paul Goldsmith on how he's yet to be convinced bank conduct needs regulation, why foreign capital restrictions are counter-productive and why fiscal stimulus isn't what the economy needs
15th Sep 19, 6:31am
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Shadow Finance Minister Paul Goldsmith on how he's yet to be convinced bank conduct needs regulation, why foreign capital restrictions are counter-productive and why fiscal stimulus isn't what the economy needs
Proposed Government crack-down on insurance sales incentives re-sparks discussion over how to provide free or affordable financial advice that isn't compromised 
30th Jan 19, 2:41pm
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Proposed Government crack-down on insurance sales incentives re-sparks discussion over how to provide free or affordable financial advice that isn't compromised 
Finance Minister Grant Robertson says location of bank branches is up to banks, but notes banks need a 'social licence' to operate
6th Sep 18, 2:05pm
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Finance Minister Grant Robertson says location of bank branches is up to banks, but notes banks need a 'social licence' to operate
Life insurers, fund managers and other financial service providers could be fined up to $100,000 for breaching industry body's new Code of Conduct
5th Sep 18, 5:02pm
Life insurers, fund managers and other financial service providers could be fined up to $100,000 for breaching industry body's new Code of Conduct
Jenée Tibshraeny on how life insurance will continue to be 'sold' and not 'bought' without more transparency
1st Nov 16, 12:19pm
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Jenée Tibshraeny on how life insurance will continue to be 'sold' and not 'bought' without more transparency
Rock bottom interest rates around the world slow NZ insurers' premium growth
28th Jun 16, 5:05am
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Rock bottom interest rates around the world slow NZ insurers' premium growth
MJW actuaries tell the Government the life insurance industry isn't capable of fixing conflicts of interest in the way it sells its products itself
4th Mar 16, 4:05pm
MJW actuaries tell the Government the life insurance industry isn't capable of fixing conflicts of interest in the way it sells its products itself
Peter Neilson leaves Financial Services Council with his CEO position disestablished; members struggle to unite as industry goes through major regulatory shake-up
15th Feb 16, 5:28pm
Peter Neilson leaves Financial Services Council with his CEO position disestablished; members struggle to unite as industry goes through major regulatory shake-up
NZ's 'Trowbridge Report' sets out case for more consumer-centric approach in life insurance sector with crackdown on commissions
23rd Nov 15, 5:05am
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NZ's 'Trowbridge Report' sets out case for more consumer-centric approach in life insurance sector with crackdown on commissions
Insurance sector warns most NZers will be seriously strapped for cash if they get too sick to work; financial literacy expert says insurers should swap 'product-based' approach for 'needs-based' approach
17th Nov 15, 5:16pm
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Insurance sector warns most NZers will be seriously strapped for cash if they get too sick to work; financial literacy expert says insurers should swap 'product-based' approach for 'needs-based' approach
Chapman Tripp criticism of KiwiSaver fund taxation proposals is based on a wrong assumption, says Peter Nielson
5th Aug 14, 4:46pm
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Chapman Tripp criticism of KiwiSaver fund taxation proposals is based on a wrong assumption, says Peter Nielson
Chapman Tripp takes a look at the Fair Tax for Savers campaign and asks if savers are over-taxed, and if so, why?
1st Aug 14, 12:00pm
by Guest
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Chapman Tripp takes a look at the Fair Tax for Savers campaign and asks if savers are over-taxed, and if so, why?
Financial Services Council proposes bigger contributions to KiwiSaver; fresh tax breaks; insurance for retirement; says fiscally neutral
14th Oct 13, 9:20am
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Financial Services Council proposes bigger contributions to KiwiSaver; fresh tax breaks; insurance for retirement; says fiscally neutral
Advertisement: "Future of Super" Conference - Monday, October 14, 2013 - Auckland
7th Oct 13, 9:15am
by Guest
Advertisement: "Future of Super" Conference - Monday, October 14, 2013 - Auckland
Advertisement: "Future of Super Conference" - Monday, October 14, 2013 - Auckland - Financial Services Council
30th Sep 13, 9:38am
by Guest
Advertisement: "Future of Super Conference" - Monday, October 14, 2013 - Auckland - Financial Services Council
Advantages of an irregular income; Financial tune-ups; Savings scarcity; Marriage stress in retirement; Creating space and time
25th Mar 13, 12:53pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Advantages of an irregular income; Financial tune-ups; Savings scarcity; Marriage stress in retirement; Creating space and time
Financial Services Council releases 2012 annual review and underscores the need for a plan to deal with the 'rapidly approaching retirement funding crisis'
6th Dec 12, 4:57pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Financial Services Council releases 2012 annual review and underscores the need for a plan to deal with the 'rapidly approaching retirement funding crisis'
Insurance survey suggests only 20% of New Zealanders have income protection insurance compared with 95% who have their car and home covered
23rd Oct 12, 10:50am
by Amanda Morrall
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Insurance survey suggests only 20% of New Zealanders have income protection insurance compared with 95% who have their car and home covered
Double shot interview: Amanda Morrall talks to Financial Services Council CEO Peter Neilson about money, death and the savings advantage of youth
25th Jun 12, 11:31am
by Amanda Morrall
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Double shot interview: Amanda Morrall talks to Financial Services Council CEO Peter Neilson about money, death and the savings advantage of youth
Guest columnist Tony Vidler on the financial pressures of the 'sandwhich generation' and the importance of good advice rather than pure product.
22nd Jun 12, 10:02am
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Guest columnist Tony Vidler on the financial pressures of the 'sandwhich generation' and the importance of good advice rather than pure product.
The latte savings sacrifice; Saving yourself from a depressing retirement; Ipension; A new way of working; Fatherly financial advice
18th Jun 12, 11:40am
by Amanda Morrall
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The latte savings sacrifice; Saving yourself from a depressing retirement; Ipension; A new way of working; Fatherly financial advice