An insurance group has revealed its plans to create service delivery teams as part of streamlining plans to strengthen broker relations but it admits “some head office distribution positions” will be affected.
A leading insurer has released its findings from a survey of SMEs on the best opportunities for growth in the coming year.
An insurance boss has called for the industry to correct the inadequate pricing of catastrophe exposure for residential strata.
A brokerage has appointed a former Zurich financial lines manager to a newly-created role.
An insurance company has strengthened its position in personal injury insurance with the hire of a statutory lines portfolio manager with more than 34 years’ experience.
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The iPhone 6 and Apple Watch are ground breaking new technologies that could have significant implications for the insurance industry, according to one Zurich analyst.
Zurich has declared that brokers are the ‘heart’ of its business, after being named the Insurance Business Brokers on Insurers 2014 Insurer of the Year.
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.