65072

Apra releases Australian life disputes and claims data

Disability income insurance tops list of disputed claims

65049

Affordability of insurance is Australian regulator's biggest climate concern

Apra says insurers must discount premiums meaningfully for homeowners undertaking mitigation

65035

Over 60 Australian insurers seek regulatory relief during Covid-19

The Australian regulator's annual report also reveals some details of capital adjustments for disability income cover

65028

QBE designated as an internationally active insurance group

Australian regulator Apra plans aligning its standards to those for IAIGs in a "measured" way

65027

Axa establishes reinsurer in Australia

The unit is reported to be aimed at risks of troubled disability income line

64992

Apra updates approach to regulating insurers

Non-financial facets of Australian underwriters more prominent under the fresh supervisory model

64963

Apra resumes capital penalty plans for income protection providers

Troubled life cover line has lost A$1.4bn since December

64823

Australian life firms post A$1.6bn net loss in year to June

Income protection losses make up the majority of the deficits while the trade body warns potentially worse is still to come

64785

Australian health insurance sector's Q2 margin hits 12-year low

Sector has provided A$500m of benefits to members during Covid-19, says trade body

64762

Australia's life insurers in the emergency room

David Walker reports on the suitability, reputational and distribution crises that are destroying the profitability of the country's life sector