insuranceNEWS.com.au https://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2021 Novemberís Typhoon Goni strongest ever storm at landfall https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/novembers-typhoon-goni-strongest-ever-storm-at-landfall https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/novembers-typhoon-goni-strongest-ever-storm-at-landfall Super Typhoon Goni, which hit the Philippines in November, was the strongest storm at landfall in recorded history with average sustained winds of 315 kilometres an hour, Aon’s latest Global Catastrophe Recap report says...

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Flexibility seen as key to UK motor insurersí recovery https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/flexibility-seen-as-key-to-uk-motor-insurers-recovery https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/flexibility-seen-as-key-to-uk-motor-insurers-recovery UK commercial motor insurers can regain businesses that were lost this year to the pandemic disruption if they make an effort to be more flexible with their offerings, according to consultancy GlobalData...

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FCA consults on business interruption guidance https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/fca-consults-on-business-interruption-guidance https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/fca-consults-on-business-interruption-guidance The UK regulator has released draft guidance to smooth the process for coronavirus-related claims under some wordings following the High Court’s judgment on business interruption exclusions...

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Munich Re sets out five-year growth plan https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/munich-re-sets-out-five-year-growth-plan https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/munich-re-sets-out-five-year-growth-plan Munich Re has released a five-year corporate plan, setting out the list of goals the German reinsurance giant intends to achieve between now and 2025...

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Aon hails Australiaís virus strategies https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/aon-hails-australias-virus-strategies https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/aon-hails-australias-virus-strategies Australia is creating a knowledge base to assist a global recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic take shape as the nation demonstrates how to keep workers and the public safe while rebuilding the economy, Aon says...

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Zurich buys MetLifeís P&C business in the US https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/zurich-buys-metlifes-pc-business-in-the-us https://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/zurich-buys-metlifes-pc-business-in-the-us Zurich has agreed a deal to acquire MetLife’s $US4 billion property and casualty business in the US...

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