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 Quota share deals temper business risk: IAG http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/quota-share-deals-temper-business-risk-iag http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/quota-share-deals-temper-business-risk-iag IAG’s new quota share agreements will remove nearly one-third of the group’s downside earnings risk, CEO Peter Harmer says…

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Cunningham Lindsey eyes enhanced service after takeover http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/cunningham-lindsey-eyes-enhanced-service-after-takeover http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/cunningham-lindsey-eyes-enhanced-service-after-takeover US-based Sedgwick Claims Management’s acquisition of global loss adjusting group Cunningham Lindsey is good news for Australian clients, Cunningham Lindsey CEO Asia-Pacific Damon Bennett says…

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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:18:00 +1100
Steadfast raises $100 million through share placement http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/steadfast-raises-100-million-through-share-placement http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/steadfast-raises-100-million-through-share-placement Steadfast has raised $100 million through a share placement to institutions, providing funds for its purchase of Whitbread Insurance Group…

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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:16:00 +1100
QBE unveils second insurtech venture http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/qbe-unveils-second-insurtech-venture http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/qbe-unveils-second-insurtech-venture QBE has announced an investment in UK-based start-up Cytora – its second commitment from a $US50 million insurtech fund…

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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:14:00 +1100
Youi joins NSW CTP market http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/youi-joins-nsw-ctp-market http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/youi-joins-nsw-ctp-market Youi Insurance has announced its entry into the NSW compulsory third party (CTP) market, effective immediately…

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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:09:00 +1100
AAMI pulls online quote system over security scare http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/aami-pulls-online-quote-system-over-security-scare http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/aami-pulls-online-quote-system-over-security-scare Suncorp has removed a trial online quote system for home and contents cover amid fears it could double as a burglar’s roadmap…

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