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 2017 CBL set to acquire US insurer http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/cbl-set-to-acquire-us-insurer http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/cbl-set-to-acquire-us-insurer New Zealand-based credit and financial risk insurer CBL Corporation has filed an application to acquire New York insurer Affirmative Direct Insurance Company for $US5.7 million…

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:55:00 +1100
Hollard buys US insurance giantís local business http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/hollard-buys-us-insurance-giants-local-business http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/hollard-buys-us-insurance-giants-local-business US insurer Progressive Direct has abandoned its foray into the Australian motor market, selling its local business to Hollard…

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:43:00 +1100
ICA appoints new President http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ica-appoints-new-president http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ica-appoints-new-president The Insurance Council of Australia has appointed Suncorp CEO Insurance Anthony Day as its President and board chairman…

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:40:00 +1100
Coverforce quits Steadfast to join IBNA http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/coverforce-quits-steadfast-to-join-ibna http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/coverforce-quits-steadfast-to-join-ibna The Insurance Brokers Network of Australia has confirmed market rumours that major brokerage Coverforce has taken up membership…

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:41:00 +1100
Allianz announces MD exit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-announces-md-exit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-announces-md-exit Allianz Australia has announced the departure of MD Niran Peiris, who will move to Germany to take a position on the global board…

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:46:00 +1100
Ex-QBE chief joins icare http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ex-qbe-chief-joins-icare http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ex-qbe-chief-joins-icare Former QBE Australia and New Zealand CEO Tim Plant has joined Insurance & Care NSW (icare) as Group Executive, Innovation…

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Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:23:00 +1100