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Summerhayes sets out APRA’s case for mitigation

19 October 2020

Insurance affordability and availability risks are set to rise with more intense and frequent natural disasters, strengthening the economic case for greater investment in mitigation, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Executive Board Member Geoff Summerhayes says...

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SIRA takes action on workers’ comp non-insurance

19 October 2020

The NSW State Insurance Regulatory Authority has taken action to ensure employers are not operating without workers’ compensation cover...

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APRA on alert for ‘significant downside risks’ from COVID

19 October 2020

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority has stepped up its focus on general insurers in response to the economic fallout from COVID-19 and last summer’s natural disasters, the regulator says in its 2019/20 annual report...

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Time’s up: AFCA set to end responses extension

19 October 2020

The Australian Financial Complaints Authority has warned that a temporary time extension for handling complaints during the COVID-19 pandemic is set to come to an end...

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Regulators seek feedback on climate risks guidance

19 October 2020

The International Association of Insurance Supervisors is consulting on a paper that will provide guidance on managing the challenges and opportunities arising from climate-related risks...

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APRA says QBE falls under new classification

19 October 2020

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority says QBE will come under a supervisory framework for internationally active insurance groups under reforms introduced to enhance global co-ordination...

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