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Marsh & McLennan to buy rival JLT

18 September 2018

Marsh & McLennan Companies says it will buy UK-based rival broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group for a cash consideration equivalent to $US5.6 billion…

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John Neal to lead Lloyd's

8 September 2018

Former QBE boss John Neal has been appointed Lloyd’s CEO, and will start on October 15...

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Frank Costigan heads to QBE

6 September 2018

Youi CEO Frank Costigan will join QBE in November as EGM Consumer & Retail Partnerships…

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Cover–More confirms CEO exit

6 September 2018

Mike Emmett is stepping down from his position as CEO of Zurich-owned travel insurer Cover-More and will leave the company by the end of the year…

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Chubb wins NIBA Insurer of the Year award

4 September 2018

Chubb has been named General Insurer of the Year at the National Insurance Brokers Association Convention in Hobart today...

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Searles announces AUB exit

27 August 2018

AUB Group CEO and MD Mark Searles will leave the broking and risk solutions network next year to pursue a “non-executive career”…

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Suncorp to sell life business for $725 million

9 August 2018

Suncorp will sell its Australian life insurance business to TAL Dai-ichi Life for about $725 million after announcing early last year that it was reviewing the future of the business…

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QBE sells travel insurance business for $25 million

3 August 2018

QBE has agreed to sell its Australian travel insurance business to nib holdings limited in a deal worth up to $25 million…

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Zurich announces new CEO

6 July 2018

Zurich has appointed Tim Plant as CEO General Insurance Australia and New Zealand, effective from August 7…

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Allianz scoops Mansfield Awards

6 July 2018

Allianz Australia has won the Gold Mansfield Award for excellence in claims-handling…

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IAG offloads operations in Thailand, Indonesia

19 June 2018

IAG has agreed to sell its operations in Thailand and Indonesia to Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co for about $525 million, and will also exit Vietnam in a separate deal after earlier this year announcing a review of its Asian businesses…

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BHSI appoints new Australasia president

4 June 2018

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has appointed Mark Lingafelter as Australasia President…

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Insurance House sells stake to aid growth

22 May 2018

An investment group led by former AMP CEO Paul Batchelor has taken a “significant minority interest” in Melbourne-based Insurance House Group…

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Former IAG CEO takes helm at AMP

20 April 2018

Former IAG CEO Mike Wilkins has been appointed acting CEO at AMP, following the resignation of Craig Meller…

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Suncorp Chairman Ziggy Switkowski to retire

19 April 2018

Suncorp Chairman Ziggy Switkowski will retire from the board after the annual general meeting on September 20, with Christine McLoughlin to take over the role…

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JLT hits back at council class action threat

17 April 2018

JLT has rejected suggestions that local councils should pursue a class action over premium levels paid for cover provided through mutual schemes administered by the company...

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Zurich CEO announces sudden exit

11 April 2018

Zurich Australia’s General Insurance CEO Raj Nanra will leave the business later this month…

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QBE unveils senior management shake-up

11 April 2018

QBE says Group CFO Michael Ford is leaving the company and the top finance role will be filled by Inder Singh, currently Australian and New Zealand CFO, as part of wider senior management changes…

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Axa seals $19.7 billion takeover

5 March 2018

Bermuda-based global insurer XL Group is to be acquired by French insurer Axa to create what it says will be the leading global property & casualty commercial insurer…

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QBE sells Latin American operations to Zurich

26 February 2018

QBE will sell its Latin American business to Zurich Insurance Group for $US409 million, the company said today…

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