insuranceNEWS.com.au http://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2017 QBEís John Neal to step down http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbes-john-neal-to-step-down http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbes-john-neal-to-step-down QBE CEO John Neal will step down at the end of December after five years in the top role…

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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:43:00 +1000
Insurer wins its third consecutive NIBA award http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurer-wins-its-third-consecutive-niba-award http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/insurer-wins-its-third-consecutive-niba-award CGU has been named General Insurer of the Year at the National Insurance Brokers Association Convention in Sydney this morning…

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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:19:00 +1000
QBE brings claims roles back from Philippines http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-brings-claims-roles-back-from-philippines http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/qbe-brings-claims-roles-back-from-philippines QBE is creating almost 190 new jobs in Australia and New Zealand after deciding some claims roles should not be undertaken offshore…

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Tue, 05 Sep 2017 09:21:00 +1000
Hollard takes over Calibre http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/hollard-takes-over-calibre http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/hollard-takes-over-calibre Hollard has announced the acquisition of SME insurance specialist Calibre Commercial Insurance from Munich Re for an undisclosed amount…

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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:35:00 +1000
Tower decision leads to court challenge http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/tower-decision-leads-to-court-challenge http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/tower-decision-leads-to-court-challenge Suncorp subsidiary Vero New Zealand has lodged an appeal with the NZ High Court over the Commerce Commission’s decision to block its acquisition of No 3 insurer Tower…

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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:32:00 +1000
Innovation launchpad seeks brokersí bright ideas http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/innovation-launchpad-seeks-brokers-bright-ideas http://www.insurancenews.com.au/breaking-news/innovation-launchpad-seeks-brokers-bright-ideas A new scheme has been launched to breathe life into insurance brokers’ innovative business ideas and counter the threat of industry disrupters…

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