Ben Bessell: Staying broker-focused
“At the end of the day we can kid ourselves and say we’re improving, but whether we’re improving or not will be determined by our partners” Ben Bessell, chief executive, IAG Commercial Insurance
Insurance drones have lift off
In an Australian first, IAG recently used drones to assess bushfire-caused property damage. How significant are the benefits and what is the future for commercial drone use in and outside insurance?
New underwriter TKSR spots gap in the market
A recently launched underwriting agency has found its gap in the market as it looks to continue its growth thanks to the support of brokers
IAG announces death of retired leader
A former senior leader of one of the country’s leading insurers has died, it has been announced
Inaugural CGU-backed LGBTIQ fun run set to attract more than 5000
A fun run sponsored by a major Australian insurer is set to attract more than 5000 people to the streets of Melbourne this weekend to promote equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) community.
Insurers at high risk of cyber-attacks, says regulatory body
As the threat of cyber security breaches become widespread, insurers could find themselves among the most vulnerable, finds international regulator.
Ansvar announces changes to its board of directors
Non-executive director appointed to board of trusted specialist insurer.
CGU launches revolutionary new cyber product into the Australian market
One Aussie insurer has partnered with Norton Rose Fulbright to introduce a bold new cyber defence service to the market.
Steadfast 2016: The impact of the sharing economy
The sharing economy is often seen as a major challenge for the industry and one well-known leader has revealed the impact these changes could have on a broker business
WorkSafe Victoria reveals injury insurance panel
Five major players have been appointed to one state’s new agent panel to manage workplace injury insurance claims and premiums