Court approval has been granted to a takeover of an Australian insurance group by a broker network.
An education and compliance firm has issued a reminder to brokers that time is running out to complete their continuous professional development hours.
A leading HR and compliance consultancy has spoken of the importance of reference and background checks when hiring new staff in the insurance industry.
An Australian broker network is to launch a new line of retail insurance products for its brokers in early 2015.
MD of a global aggregator site has backed government plans to set up their own price comparison site in cyclone-prone areas.
An ASIC report has found that some insurers are giving sales staff limited training, focusing on sales techniques but lacking detail on product disclosure statements.
An insurance company has made a series of improvements to its compliance systems in its life and general insurance businesses following a large number of “significant breaches”.
The CEO of a major Australian insurer has voiced his concerns over the Federal Government's proposed changes in North Queensland.
A leading insurance body has expressed its concerns over new rules regarding unauthorised foreign insurers entering the Queensland market.
Brokers have labelled plans for Federal Government to establish a state aggregator as “nothing short of madness”.