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 One-stop dispute resolution scheme moves closer http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/one-stop-dispute-resolution-scheme-moves-closer http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/one-stop-dispute-resolution-scheme-moves-closer Legislation to establish a new one-stop dispute resolution body has passed the Senate…

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ICA seeks brake on proposed ASIC directions power http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-seeks-brake-on-proposed-asic-directions-power http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-seeks-brake-on-proposed-asic-directions-power Stronger powers proposed for the Australian Securities and Investments Commission should not be introduced unless accompanied by checks and balances, the Insurance Council of Australia has warned…

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Regulator looks at boosting telematics uptake http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/regulator-looks-at-boosting-telematics-uptake http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/regulator-looks-at-boosting-telematics-uptake The National Transport Commission will review telematics use for regulatory purposes, to find ways of encouraging further take-up…

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Draft sandbox rules ‘need more flexibility’ http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/draft-sandbox-rules-need-more-flexibility http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/draft-sandbox-rules-need-more-flexibility Proposed fintech “sandbox” regulations will help insurers test innovations but should be further refined so market benefits can be better assessed, according to the Insurance Council of Australia…

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Gallagher Bassett wins icare contract http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/gallagher-bassett-wins-icare-contract http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/gallagher-bassett-wins-icare-contract Gallagher Bassett has won a contract to be the new general claims management services provider for Insurance & Care NSW (icare)…

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ASIC bans ‘unfit’ director over contract referrals http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/asic-bans-unfit-director-over-contract-referrals http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/asic-bans-unfit-director-over-contract-referrals The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has permanently banned Landlord Protection Group director Tracey Joanne Burnell after investigating her role arranging insurance contracts…

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