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2017 PAA EXCELLENCE AWARDS ANNOUNCED
The PAA Excellence Awardsawards celebrate the best of pride, passion, professionalism and excellence in the financial advice industry.
On announcing the nominees and winners at the 2017 National Advisers Conference Gala Dinner, Rod Severn, CEO of the PAA, commented that all nominees and winners should feel incredibly proud; that these advisers and industry representatives are held in very high esteem.
The IFA, NZFAA and PAA each held Special General Meetings this week for members to vote on the establishment of Financial Advice New Zealand. All three member bodies decisively voted ‘Yes’.
The theme for 2017’s National Adviser Conference is the value of advice, which is especially relevant in the changing world of financial services.
Over 600 delegates attended the 2016 Conference and co-hosts the IFA and PAA are gearing up for another big event this year.
Financial Advice New Zealand’s face-to-face adviser forums are set to commence on Tuesday as part of the consultation phase in developing the new body.
During its current consultation stage, Financial Advice New Zealand Working Group has held many discussions with providers and advice partners, and reportedly received hundreds of online submissions and Adviser Forum registrations.
Professional Advisers Association (PAA) chairman Bruce Cortesi and Institute of Financial Advisers (IFA) board chair Michael Dowling said they have received a high level of input from the industry.
The Financial Advice New Zealand Working Group has entered the second stage of its 100-day structured development process.
The Institute of Financial Advisers (IFA) and the Professional Advisers Association (PAA) unveiled plans today to form a new representative body, Financial Advice New Zealand.