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 Allianz floats ‘subsidy arrangement’ for north http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/allianz-floats-subsidy-arrangement-for-north http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/allianz-floats-subsidy-arrangement-for-north A “subsidy arrangement” to fund a government-backed insurance pool is the long-term solution to addressing the north’s premium woes, Allianz says…

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Lack of pricing transparency hurts consumers, ACCC told http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/lack-of-pricing-transparency-hurts-consumers-accc-told http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/lack-of-pricing-transparency-hurts-consumers-accc-told Insurers’ refusal to provide more clarity on how premiums are calculated makes it difficult for consumers to take the right risk decisions, according to the Financial Rights Legal Centre…

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Mandatory reporting brings spike in breach notifications http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/mandatory-reporting-brings-spike-in-breach-notifications http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/mandatory-reporting-brings-spike-in-breach-notifications A wave of companies have reported data breaches since the introduction of mandatory reporting…

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NZ fire levy changes put back http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nz-fire-levy-changes-put-back http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nz-fire-levy-changes-put-back Controversial plans to change the way the New Zealand fire service levy is calculated have been delayed…

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ASIC seeks feedback on fees-for-service reform http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/asic-seeks-feedback-on-fees-for-service-reform http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/asic-seeks-feedback-on-fees-for-service-reform The Australian Securities and Investments Commission is calling for comments on revised bills and regulations to introduce its fees-for-service funding model…

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