A global research initiative has found that Australia is one of the global leaders in risk management at the board level.
An Australian broker network is to launch a new line of retail insurance products for its brokers in early 2015.
Australia comes out top in the Asia-Pacific region according to a new report published by a global-leading ratings agency.
A specialist Lloyd’s underwriting agency has announced it has entered ‘wide-ranging’ talks with an insurer that may see the control of the underwriter change hands.
A major premium funder has outlined its priorities going forward including helping brokers boost business and better leveraging its platforms, as well as revealing some of the offerings it has in the pipeline.
The Insurance Business Top 10 Brokerages ranking process is underway for 2014, and we would like to thank Calliden for backing brokers as our partner.
An independent insurance company, which failed to reach an agreement on matters with a potential buyer, has said it will now focus on its specialist areas rather than look for another acquirer.
Plans for an underwriter to acquire a specialist insurance company have been abandoned after the parties failed to agree on “certain final commercial matters”.
APRA has amended rules it previously introduced for insurers with overseas parent companies which had inadvertently resulted in lower limit exposures.
Investment income took a sharp dive in the year ended March 2014 but APRA stats show the last quarter was better than the previous one.