SCT Rulings, Dominated by Life Insurance Complaints

The last quarter of 2012 financial year saw a great number of life insurance complaints filed at the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal. Telephone complaints coming from fund members totaled 2809 while the number of written complaints reached 627.   Summary of complaints with decisions by both fund trustees and insurers upheld by the SCT:   In…

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APRA Adjusts Super Life Insurance

At the Association of Super Funds of Australia event, Deputy Chair Ross Jones acknowledged that APRA’s initial position that restricts benefits offered to coverage acquired through life insurance was stiff. When selecting an insurer, licensees were asked to check not only insurance level premiums but all insurance arrangements aspects prior to selecting an insurer. The…

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Default Income Protection for MySuper

During Sydney’s AIA Australian Group Insurance Summit, result of polled 32 executives from 26 retail and industry funds and related consultancies was disclosed. It showed that over 50% of Australian superannuation funds will offer default income protection for MySuper. Representatives from BT Financial Group, REST Industry Super, Rice Warner Actuaries and Chant West responded differently…

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