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Pagano, Cook leave as Zurich restructures

30 October 2014

High-profile senior managers at Zurich Financial Services have chosen to take redundancy packages under a restructure announced by the company yesterday that will see up to 45 other…

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Humphreys moves to Steadfast

29 October 2014

Lloyd’s Australia MD Adrian Humphreys has resigned to join Steadfast as GM – Business Development…

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Local

Brokers, insurers reject Government’s north Queensland moves

27 October 2014

Insurers and brokers have criticised plans for a Federal Government-run comparison website for north Queensland insurance…

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Corporate

Suncorp looks to build on growth

27 October 2014

Suncorp has targeted revenue growth of 4-6% this financial year after an excellent result last year and “good progress against our market commitments”, CEO Patrick Snowball says…

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Regulatory & Government

Capital adequacy reports leave APRA unimpressed

27 October 2014

Insurers have been told to improve their capital adequacy reports following a review by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority…

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Financial Services

Industry ‘must take ownership’ of life woes

27 October 2014

Life insurers and advisers must work together to fix the problems besetting the industry, Asteron EGM Jordan Hawke says…

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The Professional

Actuaries launch fresh ad campaign

27 October 2014

The Actuaries Institute is planning a new advertising campaign promoting the profession to young people…

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International

Reinsurance industry must ‘adapt to winds of change’

27 October 2014

Reinsurance market conditions do not necessarily represent doom and gloom, according to Guy Carpenter Europe Middle East and Africa Operations CEO Nick Frankland…

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Analysis

Smoke and mirrors versus unpleasant reality

27 October 2014

Political decisions regarding Queensland sometimes verge on the bizarre, and that’s probably the best way to describe the bomb Federal Finance Minister Mathias Cormann dropped…

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