AMP fined for derivatives reporting failures

Australian insurer also replaces chief risk officer


Australia bushfire insurance damage bill hits A$1bn

General and life insurers finding numerous ways to help policyholders


Australia's CommInsure receives cut fine for cold-call guilty plea

Figures released on same day show Australian life after-tax profits to September fell 88%


Australia's Freedom Insurance to sell its policy administration unit

The insurer was criticised by the Royal Commission


Australia reveals life insurance claims and disputes data

Comparison tool shows overall 92% claims acceptance rate


AMP commits A$70m to improve risk management, governance

Australian insurer deals with fallout from Royal Commission investigation


Australian commission hauls insurers over coals for poor conduct

Industry acknowledges failings and vows to change


Australian watchdog warns against IFRS complacency

Monitoring adherence to accounting standards in financial reports to be key task for regulator


Supervisors get serious on innovation risk

Insurers have plenty to gain from adopting robotics, AI and big data technologies, but supervisors want to see them managing the risks properly. Paul Walsh reports from the IAIS annual conference in Luxembourg


Conduct code overhaul for Australia's life insurers

Governance risk is a key area being tackled by revised document