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 2019 Brexit extension ‘must not be wasted’ http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/brexit-extension-must-not-be-wasted http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/brexit-extension-must-not-be-wasted The UK Parliament’s decision to seek a Brexit extension presents an opportunity that “must not be wasted” to reach a deal, the Association of British Insurers says…

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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:17:00 +1100
Rare ‘bomb’ storm blasts US Midwest http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/rare-bomb-storm-blasts-us-midwest http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/rare-bomb-storm-blasts-us-midwest The “bomb cyclone” that hit the US Midwest last week is the northern winter’s biggest insurance event, the Insurance Information Institute says…

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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:15:00 +1100
New terror threats put more UK businesses in firing line http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/new-terror-threats-put-more-uk-businesses-in-firing-line http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/new-terror-threats-put-more-uk-businesses-in-firing-line Evolving terrorist methods are exposing more businesses to economic loss, according to UK reinsurer Pool Re…

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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:14:00 +1100
Insurers monitor Boeing crash probe http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/insurers-monitor-boeing-crash-probe http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/insurers-monitor-boeing-crash-probe Insurers could face large claims related to the Ethiopian Airlines crash this month, which reportedly bears a striking resemblance to another deadly accident involving the same aircraft model…

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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:13:00 +1100
Insurtech recovery helps Charles Taylor profit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/insurtech-recovery-helps-charles-taylor-profit http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/insurtech-recovery-helps-charles-taylor-profit Professional services provider Charles Taylor recorded a $25 million profit last year, up $4.7 million on 2017…

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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:12:00 +1100
Broker hits revenue milestone http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/broker-hits-revenue-milestone http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/broker-hits-revenue-milestone Specialist (re)insurance broker BMS recorded revenue growth of 25% last year, helping it break the £100 million barrier for the first time…

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