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 2018 Lloyd’s Lab scours world for tech talent http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/lloyds-lab-scours-world-for-tech-talent http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/lloyds-lab-scours-world-for-tech-talent Lloyd’s has begun a global headhunt for tech specialists and entrepreneurs to help it develop innovative insurance solutions…

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US rates climb in first quarter http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/us-rates-climb-in-first-quarter http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/us-rates-climb-in-first-quarter US commercial insurance prices increased modestly in the first quarter, global broker Willis Towers Watson says…

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Florida renewals fall short of expectation http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/florida-renewals-fall-short-of-expectation http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/florida-renewals-fall-short-of-expectation JLT Re says Florida property-catastrophe reinsurance renewals posted low single-digit rate increases at the start of the month, as plentiful capacity muted expected gains…

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AGCS urges businesses to wise up on resource depletion http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/agcs-urges-businesses-to-wise-up-on-resource-depletion http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/agcs-urges-businesses-to-wise-up-on-resource-depletion Businesses must do more to understand and address “natural capital” risks, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has warned…

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Car makers told not to oversell ‘self-driving’ features http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/car-makers-told-not-to-oversell-self-driving-features http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/car-makers-told-not-to-oversell-self-driving-features The Association of British Insurers and car safety group Thatcham Research have warned car makers to be more careful when describing autonomous technology…

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Zurich calls for mitigation focus in disaster strategy http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/zurich-calls-for-mitigation-focus-in-disaster-strategy http://www.insurancenews.com.au/international/zurich-calls-for-mitigation-focus-in-disaster-strategy Disaster management plans must focus more on preventive measures, as the risk from extreme weather rises, Zurich says…

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