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 Sportscover appoints new CEO http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/sportscover-appoints-new-ceo http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/sportscover-appoints-new-ceo Specialist sports underwriting agency Sportscover Australia has appointed former Athletics Australia boss Simon Allatson as its new CEO…

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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:16:00 +1000
icare unveils workersí comp partners http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/icare-unveils-workers-comp-partners http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/icare-unveils-workers-comp-partners Insurance & Care NSW has announced the claims service partners it has chosen for its reformed workers’ compensation scheme, with EML the big winner and QBE being pushed aside…

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:54:00 +1000
Tropical Cyclone Debbie declared a catastrophe http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/tropical-cyclone-debbie-declared-a-catastrophe http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/tropical-cyclone-debbie-declared-a-catastrophe The Insurance Council of Australia has declared a catastrophe as a result of damage from Tropical Cyclone Debbie, which powered across the coast of Queensland near Airlie Beach this afternoon…

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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:29:00 +1100
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