A well-known Japanese insurer has enhanced its local presence with a new Auckland office and the appointment of an NZ representative.
An intermediated insurer has opened a new branch in a major and still-growing business hub in a bid to strengthen relationships with brokers.
This big name in the NZ market has made five key appointments within its financial lines team – including who will head it up.
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Cyber risk expert says the vast number and value of claims resulting from the hacking of the controversial website makes it a case to watch.
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The finalists of the 2015 New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards have been named, including four companies listed in a new category.
The promise of reasonableness is a welcome addition to the new Fair Insurance Code, but industry commentators want to see it in practice to believe it.
Chinese SME businesses are the target of this insurer’s latest initiative, which is just one of the ways it hopes to engage with NZ’s growing Asian communities.
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