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Market ‘failing to keep pace’ with cyber threat

20 May 2019

Cyber attacks’ frequency, severity and evolution are accelerating too quickly for the insurance market to maintain coverage, Gallagher warns…

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Suncorp defends fossil fuel stance

20 May 2019

Suncorp has defended its record amid a campaign by climate group Market Forces pushing it to stop underwriting fossil fuel projects and ditch its coal investments…

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Australia fuels global premium gains

20 May 2019

The Pacific region, including Australia, outperformed the global market in the first quarter with a 16.1% jump in commercial insurance pricing, Marsh says…

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Levees and levies: ICA pushes re-elected Morrison

20 May 2019

The Insurance Council of Australia has called on the re-elected Coalition Government to step up mitigation programs in disaster-prone regions and axe taxes on insurance products…

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Construction faces PI price shock, Honan warns

20 May 2019

Construction industry insureds face professional indemnity “bill shock” this year and more difficulty obtaining cover amid fallout from flammable cladding problems, Honan Insurance Group warns…

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Government ‘must consult with industry’ on reform

20 May 2019

Suncorp has urged the Federal Government not to implement Hayne royal commission reforms without first consulting the industry…

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Ex-Allianz exec takes reins at Insurtech Australia

20 May 2019

Insurtech Australia has named founding member Rita Yates as CEO, the first woman to hold the role since the organisation was established in 2017…

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Customers more willing to share personal data

20 May 2019

About 72% of Australian consumers are open to providing personal data to insurers if it means a lower possibility of injury or loss, an Accenture study has found…

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NZ broker ordered to repay Asteron

20 May 2019

New Zealand’s High Court has rejected insurance broker Peter Taylor’s bid to have Suncorp-owned Asteron Life resume paying him income protection benefits…

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Bureau cuts El Nino likelihood

20 May 2019

The chances of an El Nino weather system developing this year have been cut from 75% to 50% in the Bureau of Meteorology’s latest update…

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