Brokers fend off criticism of commissions

14 May 2021

The National Insurance Brokers Association has renewed its defence of the commission model, pushing back claims that it is a form of “conflicted remuneration” that may lead to adverse outcomes for consumers...

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AUB 'performs strongly' in third quarter

10 May 2021

AUB Group says it performed strongly in the third quarter with Austbrokers premium rate increases of 5.9% at the top end of its estimated range and margin improvements flowing from the network consolidation strategy...

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When it comes to disaster pools, how good is Queensland?

10 May 2021

After years of insurers fighting against a reinsurance pool for cyclone-prone northern Australia and various inquiries showing little enthusiasm Prime Minister Scott Morrison has embraced the idea in an outcome reflecting the impacts of recent catastrophes and the power of politics...

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