A major insurer is in the process of re-engineering its current international offering for large clients to target smaller corporates and SMEs from Australia that are looking to do business abroad.
Brokers have been encouraged to look at international insurance business as a chance to demonstrate their value, as Australia's smaller corporates and SMEs expand abroad in greater numbers.
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Environmentally-friendly buildings are great for sustainability but, before a new build commences, there are a few things insurance companies need to have covered.
The new head of one insurer’s commercial offering has told Insurance Business brokers are his top priority and that underwriting changes are planned.
Zurich has named its new executive general manager of commercial operations and has promised brokers across the country the appointment will spearhead further improvements to channel relationships.
An insurance group has reported a jump in profits thanks to a favourable underlying loss experience and the absence of major catastrophe and weather-related losses.
New technology is so complicated to understand that one insurer is warning that large companies’ cyber risk management is flawed because of it.
Hackers aren’t just targeting SMEs because they are deemed easy targets, they’re seen as gateways to even more lucrative companies.
The industry has paid homage to a much admired insurance broker who touched the hearts and lit up the lives of everyone she came into contact with.