consumer protection

11th Jul 19, 7:22am
Tower gets ahead of regulatory curve by committing to taking a more consumer-friendly approach towards disclosure; IAG begs the Government not to make it go this far
Tower gets ahead of regulatory curve by committing to taking a more consumer-friendly approach towards disclosure; IAG begs the Government not to make it go this far
11th Jul 19, 7:22am
6th May 19, 4:44pm
A 'principles-based' approach towards regulating conduct and culture may sound flaky but it's the best option, say lawyer, ombudsman and consultant
A 'principles-based' approach towards regulating conduct and culture may sound flaky but it's the best option, say lawyer, ombudsman and consultant
6th May 19, 4:44pm
1st May 19, 3:04pm
David Hargreaves argues that the Government must take a more realistic approach than currently intended in its initiatives on financial conduct
David Hargreaves argues that the Government must take a more realistic approach than currently intended in its initiatives on financial conduct
1st May 19, 3:04pm
27th Apr 19, 10:30am
Rip-off insurance products could be banned, banks made to get 'conduct' licences, insurers given time limits to settle claims, and bank/insurance managers held personally liable for misconduct under law changes being considered
Rip-off insurance products could be banned, banks made to get 'conduct' licences, insurers given time limits to settle claims, and bank/insurance managers held personally liable for misconduct under law changes being considered
27th Apr 19, 10:30am
10th Dec 18, 1:25pm
Small businesses lacking bargaining power front of mind for Government as it consults on strengthening protections against unfair commercial practices
Small businesses lacking bargaining power front of mind for Government as it consults on strengthening protections against unfair commercial practices
10th Dec 18, 1:25pm
22nd Oct 18, 8:02am
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Nouriel Roubini says the mystique of distributed-ledger technologies through 'decentralization' just a ruse to separate retail investors from their hard-earned real money
Nouriel Roubini says the mystique of distributed-ledger technologies through 'decentralization' just a ruse to separate retail investors from their hard-earned real money
22nd Oct 18, 8:02am
9th Oct 18, 9:19am
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Despite the obvious advantages of cost-benefit analysis, Diane Coyle says optimal efficiency is not always desirable, and the long-term benefits of an investment are not always clear from the start
Despite the obvious advantages of cost-benefit analysis, Diane Coyle says optimal efficiency is not always desirable, and the long-term benefits of an investment are not always clear from the start
9th Oct 18, 9:19am
9th Aug 18, 4:00pm
FMA not keen to embed supervisors in banks like its Aussie counterpart, but sees logic of prudential regulators - IE the Reserve Bank - doing so
FMA not keen to embed supervisors in banks like its Aussie counterpart, but sees logic of prudential regulators - IE the Reserve Bank - doing so
9th Aug 18, 4:00pm
9th Aug 18, 5:00am
Life insurer accused of mis-selling to Aboriginal people sidesteps questions about its rapid growth in New Zealand 
Life insurer accused of mis-selling to Aboriginal people sidesteps questions about its rapid growth in New Zealand 
9th Aug 18, 5:00am
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8th Aug 18, 12:22pm
ANZ to stop incentivising frontline retail staff with sales targets, acknowledging the 'environment is clearly changing'
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ANZ to stop incentivising frontline retail staff with sales targets, acknowledging the 'environment is clearly changing'
8th Aug 18, 12:22pm
21st Jul 18, 9:46am
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Gaspard Koenig advocates the right to personal ownership of the digital information we generate
Gaspard Koenig advocates the right to personal ownership of the digital information we generate
21st Jul 18, 9:46am
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19th Jul 18, 7:29am
Which 3 life insurance providers is the FMA considering taking regulatory action against? Westpac and AMP rule themselves out; 2 providers stay silent 
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Which 3 life insurance providers is the FMA considering taking regulatory action against? Westpac and AMP rule themselves out; 2 providers stay silent 
19th Jul 18, 7:29am
18th Jul 18, 1:09pm
Churn concerns prompt FMA to consider regulatory action against three large financial institutions that sell life insurance
Churn concerns prompt FMA to consider regulatory action against three large financial institutions that sell life insurance
18th Jul 18, 1:09pm
18th Jul 18, 9:24am
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Diane Coyle says there are three ways regulation can benefit an economy. The key is how it is designed
Diane Coyle says there are three ways regulation can benefit an economy. The key is how it is designed
18th Jul 18, 9:24am
22nd May 18, 11:39am
Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi seeks feedback on insurance law revamp that aims to regulate insurers' conduct and better protect consumers who risk having their claims declined due to non-disclosure
Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi seeks feedback on insurance law revamp that aims to regulate insurers' conduct and better protect consumers who risk having their claims declined due to non-disclosure
22nd May 18, 11:39am
11th May 18, 5:00am
Schemes that deal with complaints people make about their financial service providers urge the Government not to go too far in making them report all the misconduct they see to regulators 
Schemes that deal with complaints people make about their financial service providers urge the Government not to go too far in making them report all the misconduct they see to regulators 
11th May 18, 5:00am
9th May 18, 4:03pm
Questions raised over NZ's financial services consumer dispute resolution model with the four competing schemes incentivised to sell themselves to the industry
Questions raised over NZ's financial services consumer dispute resolution model with the four competing schemes incentivised to sell themselves to the industry
9th May 18, 4:03pm
11th Apr 18, 8:16am
Govt seeks feedback on what tough disclosure requirements to curb conflicted advice should look like in the absence of a ban of commissions
Govt seeks feedback on what tough disclosure requirements to curb conflicted advice should look like in the absence of a ban of commissions
11th Apr 18, 8:16am
15th Mar 18, 9:55am
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Rebecca Sellers puts the spotlight on the Government's long awaited review of insurance contract law
Rebecca Sellers puts the spotlight on the Government's long awaited review of insurance contract law
15th Mar 18, 9:55am
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6th Mar 18, 11:47am
Government commits to reviewing archaic laws criticised for putting consumers on the back foot when dealing with insurers
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Government commits to reviewing archaic laws criticised for putting consumers on the back foot when dealing with insurers
6th Mar 18, 11:47am

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