Australian watchdog monitors BI claims from Covid-19

Asic sets out its expectations to general insurers


Australian BI coverage test case gets court date

The case will be heard by the New South Wales Court of Appeal in October.


Australian insurers asked to draft fire risk reductions and cut premiums

Further industry work with government proposed by inquiry into bushfires in New South Wales


Talanx unit named among BI insurers for Australian test case

The country's insurance council is adamant pandemics are excluded from BI policies


Australia prepares BI coverage test case

Court decision will help develop better understanding of Covid-19 exclusions, says ICA


Australian hailstorms cost A$1.8bn, says Perils

Catastrophe loss provider increases property loss estimate by 44%


Australian insurers' bushfire bill hits A$2.3bn

Fire was large part of A$5.3bn natcat insured damage last summer


Profits at Australian insurers nosedive on Covid-19 and natcats

Q1 underwriting losses hits A$991m


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


Insurance Council of Australia recruits Andrew Hall as chief

Hall joins the ICA from the Commonwealth Bank