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Global $27 Bn Mobile Phone Insurance Ecosystem Market, 2030

2017-10-06 prnewswire
The "The Mobile Phone Insurance Ecosystem: 2017 - 2030: Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts" report from SNS Research has been added to Research and Markets' offering. (234-2)

Suncorp raises dividend, confident in outlook

2017-08-03 theage.com.au
Suncorp has lifted dividends paid over the full year by 7 per cent and said it would maintain a high payout ratio in 2018, a sign of confidence as the company benefits from rising insurance prices.

Suncorp raises dividend, confident in outlook

2017-08-03 smh.com.au
Suncorp has lifted dividends paid over the full year by 7 per cent and said it would maintain a high payout ratio in 2018, a sign of confidence as the company benefits from rising insurance prices.

The Challenges of Auditing Corporate Risk Culture Explored in New Edition of "Internal Auditing Around the World" by Protiviti

2017-07-24 prnewswire
MENLO PARK, Calif., July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In the 13th edition of "Internal Auditing Around the World®," global consulting firm Protiviti offers perspectives on the burgeoning area of auditing companies' risk culture. Today senior management and boards are looking to internal audit leaders to help the business develop the right approach for, and get the most value from, these types of audits.

Finance news you need to know today

2017-07-19 perthnow.com.au
THE Australian share market looks set to open higher, with investors expected to take the lead from Wall Street where the major indices closed at record highs. At 0715 AEST on Thursday, the share price futures index was up 30 points, or 0.53 per cent, to 5,695 points.

Industry chief Juliana Payne wants more female master chefs

2017-07-09 theage.com.au
When Juliana Payne saw a photograph of eight finalists for the Josephine Pignolet young chef of the year award, she thought there was something wrong with the image.

Industry chief Juliana Payne wants more female master chefs

2017-07-09 smh.com.au
When Juliana Payne saw a photograph of eight finalists for the Josephine Pignolet young chef of the year award, she thought there was something wrong with the image.

ComCom's competition concerns over Vero's Tower bid pushes out decision deadline

2017-06-29 nzherald.co.nz
The Commerce Commission has delayed its decision on whether Australian-owned Vero Insurance New Zealand will be allowed to buy NZX-listed rival Tower after raising some competition concerns about the proposed deal.

Low wages drive IAG surge to new record

2017-06-28 theage.com.au
A hefty profit upgrade sent Insurance Australia Group shares to a record high as the company posted much lower claim costs than it had expected.

Low wages drive IAG surge to new record

2017-06-28 smh.com.au
A hefty profit upgrade sent Insurance Australia Group shares to a record high as the company posted much lower claim costs than it had expected.

No more quiet chats? Australia becomes new frontier for shareholder disruption

2017-06-22 theage.com.au
As BHP Billiton fends off the attention of Elliott Management, activist funds are targeting other Australian firms, shaking up a corporate culture that has long favoured quiet chats over splashy headlines.

No more quiet chats? Australia becomes new frontier for shareholder disruption

2017-06-22 smh.com.au
As BHP Billiton fends off the attention of Elliott Management, activist funds are targeting other Australian firms, shaking up a corporate culture that has long favoured quiet chats over splashy headlines.

No more quiet chats? Australia becomes new frontier for shareholder disruption

2017-06-20 reuters
SYDNEY/LONDON As BHP Billiton (BHP.AX) fends off the attention of Elliott Management, activist funds are targeting other Australian firms, shaking up a corporate culture that has long favored quiet chats over splashy headlines.

SBI may look at IPO of general insurance business next fiscal

2017-06-19 moneycontrol
State Bank of India has said it may look at taking the general insurance business public next fiscal, ruling out any such move in 2017-18.

SBI may go in for general insurance IPO next fiscal

2017-06-18 thehindubusinessline
State Bank of India may look at taking the general insurance business public next fiscal, ruling out any such move in 2017-18.

SBI may look at IPO of general insurance business next fiscal

2017-06-18 livemint
State Bank of India has said it may look at taking the general insurance business public next fiscal, ruling out any such move in 2017-18.

SBI rules out general insurance IPO this fiscal, may consider in 2018-19

2017-06-18 business-standard
State Bank of India has said it may look at taking the general insurance business public next fiscal, ruling out any such move in 2017-18.SBI rules out general insurance IPO this fiscal, may consider in 2018-19 SBI General Insurance is a joint venture between SBI and Insurance Australia Group. While SBI holds 74 per cent stake in the JV, the rest is with IAG.

Global Insurance Industry Forecast, Opportunities & Trends Report 2015-2017 & 2020 - Research and Markets

2017-05-19 prnewswire
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Insurance Industry - Forecast, Opportunities & Trends 2015-2020" report to their offering.

New flood danger: Properties may be contaminated and hazardous, warns insurer

2017-03-14 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand's biggest insurer has already logged more than 1200 claims from the weekend's floods and is warning about contaminated and dangerous properties.

Here’s What Led Berkshire’s 4Q16 Insurance Rise

2017-03-02 marketrealist
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) saw underwriting revenues rise on a YoY (year-over-year) basis in 4Q16 to $13.7 billion on GEICO, Primary Group, and Reinsurance. The division’s earnings before taxes rose to $1.9 billion, as compared to $1.6 billion in 4Q15.

Majority of consumers don't read product disclosure statement before buying insurance

2017-02-28 theage.com.au
When Ian Wilson was offered consumer protection insurance as an add-on to a personal loan in 2006, he thought it could be worthwhile if he ever lost his job. 

Majority of consumers don't read product disclosure statement before buying insurance

2017-02-28 smh.com.au
When Ian Wilson was offered consumer protection insurance as an add-on to a personal loan in 2006, he thought it could be worthwhile if he ever lost his job. 

Tower In Play: Suncorp Trumps Fairfax In Hostile Bid

2017-02-22 seekingalpha
On Feb 9th Fairfax Financial Holdings (OTCPK:FRFHF) entered into a Scheme Implementation Agreement to acquire New Zealand insurer Tower Limited (OTC:TWRLY) for NZ$1.17/share.

Insurance Australia Group profit falls 4.3 per cent, but beats market expectations thanks to sharemarket

2017-02-21 theage.com.au
Insurance Australia Group, the nation's largest general insurer by market share, posted a 4.3 per cent fall in first-half net profit on Wednesday.

Insurance Australia Group profit falls 4.3 per cent, but beats market expectations thanks to sharemarket

2017-02-21 smh.com.au
Insurance Australia Group, the nation's largest general insurer by market share, posted a 4.3 per cent fall in first-half net profit on Wednesday.