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 IAG raises guidance, flags retreat from Asia http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/iag-raises-guidance-flags-retreat-from-asia http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/iag-raises-guidance-flags-retreat-from-asia IAG has increased its margin guidance after first-half net profit grew 23.5% to $551 million, and has signalled its Asian businesses may be divested following a strategic review…

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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:41:00 +1100
Suncorp blames storms, reforms for half-year profit dip http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/suncorp-blames-storms-reforms-for-half-year-profit-dip http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/suncorp-blames-storms-reforms-for-half-year-profit-dip Suncorp says investment in strategic programs, Victorian hailstorms and increased regulatory costs are to blame for a 15.8% drop in first-half profit to $452 million…

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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:40:00 +1100
Allianz names broking team state bosses http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/allianz-names-broking-team-state-bosses http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/allianz-names-broking-team-state-bosses Allianz GM Broker Distribution Glen Drinnan has named new managers for the group’s broker and agency distribution team…

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Ebix co-founder sets up IT consultancy http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/ebix-co-founder-sets-up-it-consultancy http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/ebix-co-founder-sets-up-it-consultancy Former Ebix Australia COO Simon Agar has left the insurance technology provider to start a consulting business…

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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:39:00 +1100
CBL to ditch French business http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/cbl-to-ditch-french-business http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/cbl-to-ditch-french-business CBL Corporation is reviewing all “exit options” for its French construction insurance business and seeking legal recourse from the business’ vendors just over a year after sealing the €94.5 million purchase…

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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:39:00 +1100
QBE splits off Asia-Pacific, Latin American results http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/qbe-splits-off-asia-pacific-latin-american-results http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/qbe-splits-off-asia-pacific-latin-american-results QBE will separately report results from its Asia-Pacific and Latin American operations in its annual earnings release next Monday…

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