• Australia's latest summer natcat bill nears A$1.6bn

    11 April 2024
  • Suncorp turns tax collector for over A$1bn insurance policy duties and levies

    19 March 2024

    CEO and industry have criticised Australia's policy taxes, for fuelling affordability crisis

  • Australian insurance council backs government climate risk assessment and reiterates need for action

    13 March 2024

    Government report warns of insurers withdrawing coverage from parts of country due to climate change

  • Brickbats rain down on Australia's property insurers at parliamentary investigation

    14 February 2024

    Politicians suggested Australia's insurers had only themselves to blame for a humiliating grilling over responses to 2022's flooding. But insurers said constructing homes in flood plains is not exactly helping, as David Walker reports

  • Reinsurers have "lost their appetite for Australia" admits non-life association's CEO

    06 February 2024

    Suncorp says secondary peril risk-modelling has supplanted diversification benefits, in reinsurers' eyes

  • Australia's insurers want a property 'buy-back fund' as global warming unfolds

    05 February 2024

    Sector reveals the worst scenario that it's already contemplating

  • Australia to face reinsurance withdrawal if building isn't smarter

    30 January 2024

    Insurers set to give evidence to parliamentary committee probing 2022 floods

  • Australian insurers emphasise role of reinsurance, as wild weather thumps east coast

    04 January 2024

    Stabilising global reinsurance markets let IAG buy more cover than it expected

  • Australia no longer a good hedge for global reinsurers, says ICA CEO

    23 November 2023

    Andrew Hall said the country is being "reassessed" by reinsurers

  • Success of Australian cyclone pool hinges on reinsurance pricing

    15 November 2023

    IAG is latest insurer to join the northern Australia scheme