insuranceNEWS.com.au http://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2018 IAG offloads operations in Thailand, Indonesia http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-offloads-operations-in-thailand-indonesia http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-offloads-operations-in-thailand-indonesia 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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Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:04:00 +1000
BHSI appoints new Australasia president http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/bhsi-appoints-new-australasia-president http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/bhsi-appoints-new-australasia-president Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has appointed Mark Lingafelter as Australasia President…

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Mon, 04 Jun 2018 09:45:00 +1000
Insurance House sells stake to aid growth http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurance-house-sells-stake-to-aid-growth http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurance-house-sells-stake-to-aid-growth 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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Tue, 22 May 2018 19:38:00 +1000
Former IAG CEO takes helm at AMP http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/former-iag-ceo-takes-helm-at-amp http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/former-iag-ceo-takes-helm-at-amp Former IAG CEO Mike Wilkins has been appointed acting CEO at AMP, following the resignation of Craig Meller…

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:20:00 +1000
Suncorp Chairman Ziggy Switkowski to retire http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/suncorp-chairman-ziggy-switkowski-to-retire http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/suncorp-chairman-ziggy-switkowski-to-retire 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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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:30:00 +1000
JLT hits back at council class action threat http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/jlt-hits-back-at-council-class-action-threat http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/jlt-hits-back-at-council-class-action-threat 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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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:33:00 +1000