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  • Suncorp CEO discusses alternative reinsurance with Australia's Assistant Treasurer

    26 February 2024

    "Regulatory requirements" impeded Suncorp's use of it so far, says Steve Johnston

  • Suncorp close to being standalone insurer as bank sale wins tribunal nod

    20 February 2024
  • 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

  • Government reinsurer to cover A$14m of Suncorp's latest gross cyclone costs

    29 January 2024

    Cyclone Jasper hit far north Queensland in December

  • 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

  • AI could lead to "unfortunate outcomes" for DEI

    02 October 2023

    Experts at the Dive In festival debated the technology's impact on diversity and inclusion

  • Suncorp CEO hopes reinsurers' "structural reset" is now done

    09 August 2023

    Australasian underwriter reorders reinsurance programme amid "record-high" costs

  • Suncorp to appeal bank divestment ruling in Australia

    04 August 2023
  • Australian cyclone reinsurance pool avoids deluge of claims

    01 August 2023

    Only a handful of claims met by the ARPC in its first six months of coverage