In what is said to be a first, all the major industry bodies have come together to launch an insurance careers survey to tackle the issue of staff attraction and retention head on.
An insurance company has partnered up to launch a new product into a risk-prone market, in a move the insurer says will thwart competitors who are currently trying to "pressure" insureds into poor deals.
NIBA has crowned the first set of regional broker award winners, recognising the industry’s role models and rising stars.
The finalists of the 2014 Australian Insurance Industry Awards have been revealed. Read on to find out if your employer has been shortlisted.
Two new research papers produced by an insurer that examine global flood resilience have drawn on calls for a renewed focus on prevention and mitigation from that company’s group CEO.
PLUS: One of the biggest global brokers gets the go ahead to buy a life insurance company, a CEO spends a night on the streets for charity and Wesfarmers completes the sale of its broking and premium funding operations and is given the green light to divest the underwriting arm.
He’s headed up operations in the UK and Japan, and now the veteran industry professional is taking on Australia and New Zealand.
An insurance company has nabbed a key broker-facing executive from a major rival, while hinting it is working on new initiatives for brokers.
Major insurance companies are being called on to explain whether climate change denying corporate executives can rely on their D&O insurance policies if they are hauled into court.
PLUS: Lloyd’s of London shuffles the deck as a veteran takes new role, and JLT Australia reaches out to China.