Applications open for international scholarship
A leading industry scholarship has opened doors to applications with the winner set to jet off to London.
Five Minutes With…Lisa Marshall, ANZIIF
Lisa Marshall, Business Development Manager of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF), talks about strong relationships, broken promises and the Dalai Lama.
Brokers in North Queensland petition against Fed Govt changes
A North Queensland broker has organised an online petition in an attempt to make the government re-think its plans for North Queensland.
Lloyd’s boss joins broker network as general manager
One of the fastest growing cluster groups has appointed a well-known industry figure to general manager – business development.
Five Minutes With...Nicki Tofler, NIBA
Nicki Tofler, member services and relationships manager at NIBA, talks about joining the insurance industry, raising the standard of education among brokers and dining with the People's Princess.
Weekly wrap: Insurance company releases premium-shrinking funeral cover
PLUS: A litigation lawyer who practised in Australia is named CEO of the Kiwi arm of an international insurer and a global insurance body is calling for balanced regulation to ensure economic growth.
Industry body issues storm season warning
As cyclone season approaches, an industry body is urging policyholders to touch base with their brokers to make sure they have adequate insurance.
Five Minutes With...James Wallace, Wallace Risk Solutions
James Wallace, director of Wallace Risk Solutions, talks about getting his Australian Financial Services Licence, fighter jets and the immortal Iggy Pop.
Insurer unveils new look underwriting arm
The CEO of an insurance company, that acquired a major underwriting business earlier this year, gives his first detailed interview about what brokers can expect from the combined business.
Former insurance company director pleads guilty to dishonest conduct
An ex-director of an insurance company has pleaded guilty to 39 counts of dishonest conduct.