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 Suncorp to sell life business for $725 million http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/suncorp-to-sell-life-business-for-725-million http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/suncorp-to-sell-life-business-for-725-million Suncorp will sell its Australian life insurance business to TAL Dai-ichi Life for about $725 million after announcing early last year that it was reviewing the future of the business…

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Thu, 09 Aug 2018 09:06:00 +1000
QBE sells travel insurance business for $25 million http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-sells-travel-insurance-business-for-25-million http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-sells-travel-insurance-business-for-25-million QBE has agreed to sell its Australian travel insurance business to nib holdings limited in a deal worth up to $25 million…

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Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:13:00 +1000
Zurich announces new CEO http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/zurich-announces-new-ceo http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/zurich-announces-new-ceo Zurich has appointed Tim Plant as CEO General Insurance Australia and New Zealand, effective from August 7…

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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:04:00 +1000
Allianz scoops Mansfield Awards http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-scoops-mansfield-awards http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/allianz-scoops-mansfield-awards Allianz Australia has won the Gold Mansfield Award for excellence in claims-handling…

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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 08:09:00 +1000
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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