Two flood mitigation projects will bring economic benefits at least five times more than their cost, according to an analysis.
South Australian brokers will face the threat of major digital disruption over the next five years, according to a new report.
An independent government body has called for a complete overhaul of natural disaster funding arrangements, including giving governments the option of buying more insurance.
Government-funded bodies will be required to be adequately insured under new recommendations born out of an inquiry into child sexual abuse.
Insurance brokers could be on the cusp of a wave of new business from one growing Australian business sector, should Federal Government budget plans survive a volatile and hostile Senate.
Business confidence is back up after a disappointing budget and insurance is the most confident sector.
ASIC has launched a national financial literacy program and a host of existing insurance educational campaigns will form part of it.
PLUS: A major loss adjuster has purchased a rival player after years of speculation, and an insurance software provider’s revenue takes a sharp dive.
Hackers aren’t just targeting SMEs because they are deemed easy targets, they’re seen as gateways to even more lucrative companies.
A roundtable of businesses and insurers has said a national platform could help make use of valuable information on natural disasters currently held by several organisations that can be difficult to access.