“It is a value add to improve the valued parts of the job that clients actually recognise”
Craig Taylor, head of property, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance, talks about public awareness of the industry, the challenges of the future and the mountains.
General insurance brokers in New Zealand are concerned that they will pay the penalty for commission abuses mainly associated with the life sector if a suggested outright ban comes into play.
The regulator has welcomed improvements made to one aspect of insurance disclosure following a major review.
Storms that tore through parts of New South Wales and Queensland, leaving many parts of Sydney damaged, have resulted in billions of dollars’ worth of claims according to the latest ICA statistics.
Telematics privacy concerns have been heightened as one of the largest insurers in the United States said it was considering selling consumer data.
The president of a global insurance body has warned of the challenges ahead in one key sector of the insurance industry.
Awards for the best brokers in one region of Australia have been handed out by NIBA.
One of the largest insurers in the United States has shown the way insurers in Australia could follow with a new policy designed to cover ride-sharing.
Australia has seen another ranking drop in a global survey which measures economic stability and competitiveness as concerns are raised over the economic future of the country.
The value of that brand – and not losing clients in the process – is key to making the acquisition a success.