Australian marine insurance specialists have identified a string of risk management issues as being critical in the recent South Korean ferry disaster, and argued they must be addressed.
An insurer has moved to assuage general broker frustration over obtaining quotes for motor clients by launching a commercial insurer first.
A key international insurance company has put the SME sector at the top of its list of objectives for the next three years, and made three appointments - including in the broker space - to help it succeed.
SMES are still woefully underinsured but a new strategic partnership aims to tackle the issue head on.
PLUS: An insurer wins an innovation award; a new financial lines boss is appointed; young professionals come out in force in Queensland, and more.
The ACCC has okayed IAG’s acquisition of Wesfarmers’ underwriting business as it does not “materially change competitive dynamics”.
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It’s been a banner year for Zurich, claiming both the NIBA General Insurer of the Year award and the overall winner spot in Insurance Business’s inaugural Brokers on Insurers survey.
The appointment of Inga Beale as CEO of Lloyds in January isn’t just significant for the company – it’s a landmark appointment for the male-dominated insurance industry.