Expertise “essential” to smooth claims process

Specialist firm says staff must know their stuff


Source: Business Online Expertise “essential” to smooth claims process

Innovation and diversity in the insurance industry are not mutually exclusive

Many companies still lack equal representation in the C-suite, and male leaders need to be part of the inclusion conversation


Source: Business Online Innovation and diversity in the insurance industry are not mutually exclusive

Judges revealed for Insurance Business Australia Awards

Panel announced for prestigious industry awards


Source: Business Online Judges revealed for Insurance Business Australia Awards

“Arrogant” driver lies to insurer after crash

The incident was caught by a dashcam and then posted online


Source: Business Online “Arrogant” driver lies to insurer after crash

POP Insurance Holdings in worldwide tech tie-up

The partnership seeks to deliver a better experience to brokers and insurers


Source: Insurance Business Online POP Insurance Holdings in worldwide tech tie-up

Business interruption still largely misunderstood

One senior figure says more needs to be done before organisations truly understand their level of risk


Source: Business Online Business interruption still largely misunderstood

Smashing the glass ceiling in insurance

In the case of getting more women into leadership positions, there are some already blazing the way in the industry


Source: Insurance Business Online Smashing the glass ceiling in insurance

Cover-More enhances travel insurance offering

The insurer rolls out new major benefits in their policies to reflect the evolving needs of travellers


Source: Business Online Cover-More enhances travel insurance offering

OnePath upgrades life insurance adviser portal

The enhancements will help advisers provide a “timely and appropriate outcome” for clients, says head


Source: Insurance Business Online OnePath upgrades life insurance adviser portal

Biggest threats to Australian SMEs revealed

But are SMEs protected against these risks?


Source: Business Online Biggest threats to Australian SMEs revealed

AUB Group names new CFO – again

After a failed attempt earlier this year, it seems the group has finally found its latest senior exec


Source: Business Online AUB Group names new CFO – again

CBA admits unfair credit insurance sales

It has admitted breaching obligations under the Corporations Act


Source: Business Online CBA admits unfair credit insurance sales

Are brokers doing enough to close the protection gap?

One senior industry figure says more needs to be done to educate consumers


Source: Business Online Are brokers doing enough to close the protection gap?

ANZ bank to pay out millions following ASIC reviews investigation

Body hands down hefty undertaking as a result of “systemic failures”


Source: Business Online ANZ bank to pay out millions following ASIC reviews investigation

Cyclone-hit groups encouraged to apply for relief

Foundation to help community organisations get back up after storm battering


Source: Business Online Cyclone-hit groups encouraged to apply for relief

Labor seeks explanation for rebate cut on ‘junk’ policies

Scrapping the rebate would affect millions of low-income earners, critics say


Source: Business Online Labor seeks explanation for rebate cut on ‘junk’ policies

Former Westpac head joins Willis Towers Watson

Senior appointment comes as firm seeks to strengthen its Asia-Pacific financial services capabilities


Source: Business Online Former Westpac head joins Willis Towers Watson

Brokers on insurers: last day

Final call for entries and your chance to win a pair of Bose headphones


Source: Business Online Brokers on insurers: last day

Far out Friday: Alleged scammer foiled by dash-cam

Footage serves as yet another example of why dash-cams can be a savvy investment


Source: Business Online Far out Friday: Alleged scammer foiled by dash-cam

IAG announces Investor Day 2018

The group will brief investors about its strategy, with specific sessions on its Australian and NZ businesses


Source: Insurance Business Online IAG announces Investor Day 2018