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Profits at Australian insurers nosedive on Covid-19 and natcats

Q1 underwriting losses hits A$991m

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Australia's insurers get grilled after the country burns

A parliamentary committee took Australia's insurers to task after a torrid season of bushfires, Covid-19 and scathing criticism of their conduct and governance. David Walker reports

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IAG warns "no easy ride" for reinsurers hiking prices at next renewals

Insurer does not foresee repeat of 47% price jumps experienced in 2011/12

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Australian watchdog invites talks with un-generous motor firms

Asic spells out Covid-19 expectations in letters to non-life and life insurers

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Apra hits pause on licensing new insurers as Covid-19 toughens conditions

Head of country's largest non-life firm announces retirement

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IAG urges Australian government to act on global warming

Half-year results show 43% fall in insurers net profits

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Australia and reinsurance: continuing the affair

Australia's insurers make extensive use of reinsurance and reinsurers like to take on the risk - and the relationship looks set to survive the recent catastrophes that have beset the country, as David Walker reports

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Suncorp uses reinsurance after 'unprecedented' natural catastrophes

Australian insurer uses $452m of full-year hazard allowance in seven months

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Australian hailstorms cost IAG A$169m

Bushfires and discount errors also expected to dent Australian non-life insurer

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Australia bushfire insurance damage bill hits A$1bn

General and life insurers finding numerous ways to help policyholders