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 Lynam returns to action with Epsilon http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/lynam-returns-to-action-with-epsilon http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/lynam-returns-to-action-with-epsilon Sydney-based independent underwriting agency Epsilon has appointed Paul Lynam as Chairman…

]]>
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:09:00 +1000
Ironshore names new Australian MD http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ironshore-names-new-australian-md http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/ironshore-names-new-australian-md Specialist global insurer Ironshore International has named William Lewis as its Australian MD…

]]>
Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:25:00 +1000
Victoria names six builders’ warranty insurance distributors http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/victoria-names-six-builders-warranty-insurance-distributors http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/victoria-names-six-builders-warranty-insurance-distributors Victoria has named six distributors for the state’s builders’ warranty insurance in an overhaul of the system that will change the way insurance brokers obtain cover…

]]>
Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:27:00 +1000
NSW holds fire on emergency services levy change http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/nsw-holds-fire-on-emergency-services-levy-change http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/nsw-holds-fire-on-emergency-services-levy-change NSW will delay introduction of the Fire and Emergency Services Levy, due to start in July, over concerns it may harm small-to-medium businesses…

]]>
Tue, 30 May 2017 14:10:00 +1000
Gallagher CEO announces exit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/gallagher-ceo-announces-exit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/gallagher-ceo-announces-exit Arthur J Gallagher’s Australian CEO Andrew Godden is leaving to become the new CEO of Australia for BMS Group…

]]>
Wed, 10 May 2017 16:22:00 +1000
Industry slams budget disaster mitigation measures http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/industry-slams-budget-disaster-mitigation-measures http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/industry-slams-budget-disaster-mitigation-measures The Federal Government will spend an extra $26.1 million this financial year on disaster mitigation projects – but the Insurance Council of Australia says this is nowhere near enough…

]]>
Wed, 10 May 2017 09:42:00 +1000