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 IAG announces quota share deal http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-announces-quota-share-deal http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-announces-quota-share-deal IAG has entered into quota share agreements with three reinsurers to improve capital efficiency and reduce earnings volatility…

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Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:49:00 +1100
Steadfast to buy Whitbread Insurance Group http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/steadfast-to-buy-whitbread-insurance-group http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/steadfast-to-buy-whitbread-insurance-group Steadfast says it will buy Whitbread Insurance Group for $95 million and complete an equity raising to fund the deal and provide proceeds for future growth…

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Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:44:00 +1100
Insurers caught up in banking royal commission http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurers-caught-up-in-banking-royal-commission http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurers-caught-up-in-banking-royal-commission Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced a royal commission into the alleged misconduct of Australia’s banks and other financial services entities, including insurers…

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Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:00:00 +1100
Allianz makes key broker management appointments http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-makes-key-broker-management-appointments http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-makes-key-broker-management-appointments Allianz has appointed Michelle Hay as GM Consumer, SME and Platform Solutions, while Alison Brough will move into the role of National Manager Strategy and Key Partnerships…

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Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:27:00 +1100
JLT announces new CEO http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/jlt-announces-new-ceo http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/jlt-announces-new-ceo Jardine Lloyd Thompson Australia and New Zealand CEO Leo Demer will take up a new global advisory role within the group in January and be replaced by his deputy, Nick Harris…

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Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:28:00 +1100
QBE names interim Australia-NZ chief http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-names-interim-australia-nz-chief http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-names-interim-australia-nz-chief QBE Insurance has appointed Inder Singh, who is currently CFO of its Australian and New Zealand Operations, as the division’s interim CEO…

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