IAG to maintain just one division in AustraliaJuly 20 2017 by InsuranceAsia News Staff
NSW’s new government urged to bin premium levy
- March 28
Dropping the emergency service levy, which adds an 18% surcharge to home insurance and 40% to business premiums in the state, will lower insurance costs.
Tower taps APRA for new chief risk officer
- March 24
Sharyn Reichstein, who was a general manager at the Australian regulator, will join the Kiwi carrier in July.
GCube bets on Australia’s green transition
- March 23
The Tokio Marine-backed MGA’s chief executive Fraser McLachlan discusses Australia expansion and Asia Pacific strategy.
Youi names Laura Wood as head of reinsurance
- March 23
Laura to join Youi from Swiss Re and will replace Piers Maunder on April 17.
Allianz Re: Agriculture Insurance in Asia: Protection gap and embracing technology
Digital transformation is at the heart of bridging protection gap and removing bottlenecks for farm cover in China and India.
AXA XL: Helping ESG move from the periphery to the mainstream
Underwriter Victoria Soo and Senior Risk Analyst Daryl Soh on how credit insurance helps finance infrastructure projects and other ESG investments.