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Professional Excellence Recognised In The Financial Adviser Profession

Wednesday, 6 March 2024, 10:48 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

David Whyte has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by Financial Advice New Zealand at the annual conference. The Award was presented last night at a gala dinner at Te Papa, Museum of New Zealand, attended by hundreds of financial advisers ... More >>

Financial Advice New Zealand Welcomes The Simplification Of Regulations

Wednesday, 31 January 2024, 10:36 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand welcomes Hon. Andrew Bayly’s announcement today to simplify CoFi regulations while keeping a fair conduct programme to protect consumers. The sector has experienced numerous changes to regulations. One conduct licence system ... More >>

New CEO Appointed At Financial Advice New Zealand

Wednesday, 17 January 2024, 11:54 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

The Board of Financial Advice New Zealand has announced Nick Hakes as Chief Executive Officer. Nick will commence in the role on Monday 26 February 2024. “The Board is delighted to appoint Nick Hakes as the Chief Executive Officer of Financial Advice ... More >>

Financial Advice NZ Views On New Government Policy Programmes

Tuesday, 5 December 2023, 5:43 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand is pleased that the new government is not rushing into regulatory changes that affect financial advisers. “We are pleased that the 49 action points exclude the review of the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act ... More >>

Financial Advice NZ Announces Industry Awards

Thursday, 26 October 2023, 5:51 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2024 Financial Advice New Zealand Awards. The awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations in the financial services ... More >>

The Gap Between NZ Super And Cost Of Living Continues To Grow, Guidelines Show

Wednesday, 4 October 2023, 9:25 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

NZ Super continues to not meet the financial needs of the retired population, and retirees will have to supplement their budgets regardless of whether they are seeking a no-frills lifestyle or one where they have more choices. That’s the main finding ... More >>

Financial Advice New Zealand Announces The Launch Of The 2024 Conference: 'Thrive'

Wednesday, 6 September 2023, 9:13 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand is thrilled to announce the official launch of its highly anticipated 2024 Conference, themed 'Thrive.' This engaging and interactive event is set to bring together mortgage advisers, insurance advisers, investments ... More >>

Take Time To Make The Most Of Your Money With Financial Advice New Zealand’s 5-Day Maximise Your Money Challenge

Friday, 28 July 2023, 12:06 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

  Financial Advice New Zealand is excited to take part in Sorted Money Month for 2023, an initiative coordinated by Te Ara Ahunga Ora Retirement Commission. As part of this nationwide campaign, Financial Advice New Zealand is running a series ... More >>

Financial Advice NZ Announces Partnership With Kaplan Professional

Friday, 17 February 2023, 9:01 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand is excited to announce it has partnered with Kaplan Professional to provide its members with access to the Ontrack continuing education platform. Kaplan Professional is Australia’s long-established leading provider ... More >>

Sixth Annual World Financial Planning Day Promotes The Value Of Financial Planning On 5 October

Tuesday, 4 October 2022, 8:41 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand joins Financial Planning Standards Board and IOSCO to promote the value of financial planning worldwide. Financial Advice New Zealand will join the Financial Planning Standards Board (FPSB) to host the sixth annual ... More >>

Massey Univeristy Retirement Expenditure Guidelines Report

Tuesday, 6 September 2022, 6:25 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

All retirees need more than just NZ Super, guidelines show Retirement households continue to spend at levels in excess of NZ Super and will have to supplement their budgets regardless of whether they are seeking a no-frills lifestyle or one where ... More >>

Financial Advice NZ Conference Features Line-up Of 20 Top Speakers

Monday, 29 August 2022, 9:25 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand’s online annual conference next week will feature a line-up of 20 top New Zealand and international speakers and facilitators covering a wide range of subjects. The conference, which will be held on 6-7 September, is ... More >>

FMA Consumer Experience Research Report

Thursday, 4 August 2022, 6:54 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial advisers have been confirmed as the second most trusted source of financial advice for most Kiwis, beaten only by the bank or provider of a particular product. “This confirmation has come today as part of latest research by the Financial Markets ... More >>

CCCFA The Slow Boat

Wednesday, 3 August 2022, 9:56 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

The Council of Financial Regulators has released the Investigation Report “Early implementation and impacts of 1 December 2021 credit law reforms”. “This report provides options but they require more consultation. Implementation is not until ... More >>

Responsible Lending Rule Changes To Impact On The Ability To Obtain Credit

Friday, 11 March 2022, 10:58 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice NZ had called for the Minister to review the unintended consequences of the CCCFA which came into effect on 1 December 2021 and have impacted the average Kiwi’s ability to obtain credit. Today Minister Clark announced a range of small ... More >>

Advised Kiwis Exhibit Better Financial Behaviours – New Research On The Value Of Financial Advice

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 9:13 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Kiwis who seek out and receive professional financial advice exhibit good financial behaviours more often than unadvised Kiwis. According to Financial Advice New Zealand’s new report, Better Behaviours - research on the value of financial advice, regardless ... More >>

Law Changes Locking Out Home Seekers, Urgent Meeting Sought With Government

Friday, 14 January 2022, 10:32 am | Financial Advice New Zealand

Recent changes in consumer finance law on top of Government policy changes are locking many home seekers out of finance options they would have qualified for just six weeks ago, says Financial Advice New Zealand. Chief Executive Katrina Shanks says financial ... More >>

Massey University New Zealand Retirement Expenditure Guidelines

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 1:10 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

Achieving expectations and aspirations for retirement will be very challenging for the majority of New Zealanders unless they prepare and plan. That’s one of the main conclusions of the latest Retirement Expenditure Guidelines, which were launched ... More >>

Financial Advice New Zealand Announcement Of New Board Members

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 12:57 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

Financial Advice New Zealand yesterday announced the appointment of two Independent Directors and the elected Risk Practitioner Director. At its Annual General Meeting yesterday, the Board told Members it was thrilled with the calibre of the 63 people ... More >>

Trusted Adviser Quality Mark Launched By Financial Advice NZ

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 5:19 pm | Financial Advice New Zealand

The Trusted Adviser quality mark was launched today by Financial Advice New Zealand. The mark is awarded to those Financial Advice NZ members who show they have committed to qualifications and continuing professional development obligations at a level ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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