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 Innovation launchpad seeks brokersí bright ideas http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/innovation-launchpad-seeks-brokers-bright-ideas http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/innovation-launchpad-seeks-brokers-bright-ideas A new scheme has been launched to breathe life into insurance brokers’ innovative business ideas and counter the threat of industry disrupters…

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:26:00 +1000
QBE Emerging Markets chief steps down http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-emerging-markets-chief-steps-down http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-emerging-markets-chief-steps-down QBE’s CEO of Emerging Markets David Fried will step down following a poor performance by the division…

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:14:00 +1000
Senators unveil insurance wishlist http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/senators-unveil-insurance-wishlist http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/senators-unveil-insurance-wishlist The Senate inquiry into general insurance has published its long-awaited report, giving strong backing for greater disaster mitigation spending…

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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:52:00 +1000
Commerce Commission rejects Vero purchase of Tower http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/commerce-commission-rejects-vero-purchase-of-tower http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/commerce-commission-rejects-vero-purchase-of-tower The New Zealand Commerce Commission has declined Vero’s application to acquire 100% of the shares in Tower Limited…

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:22:00 +1000
Gallagher unveils new Pen CEO http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/gallagher-unveils-new-pen-ceo http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/gallagher-unveils-new-pen-ceo Arthur J Gallagher has announced that Pen Underwriting Australia CEO Gary Marshall will retire at the end of this year…

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:17:00 +1000
IAG executive heads for exit after revamp http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-executive-heads-for-exit-after-revamp http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/iag-executive-heads-for-exit-after-revamp IAG has created a single Australian division under the leadership of Mark Milliner, who switches from COO to CEO Australia with immediate effect…

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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:14:00 +1000