Deloitte appoints Anne Driver as IFRS 17 GI leader

She joins from QBE and was a member of the IASB's IFRS 17 Transition Resource Group


Re/insurers face wider scrutiny from climate activists

Unfriend Coal becomes Insure Our Future to cover all fossil fuels


Axa BI court case in France could set Covid-19 precedent

The insurer last week lost a case from a restaurant owner over losses from the pandemic


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


Aviva and QBE face Covid-19 BI litigation from hospitality sector

It come as the ABI has also responded to criticism from pub businesses in lockdown


Three more insurers raising equity for Covid-19 losses and opportunities

Antarius and R&Q are already underway as Covid-19 bites


Australian watchdog invites talks with un-generous motor firms

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


QBE helps charities fight Covid-19 with A$2.6m fund

Partners include Red Cross and Save the Children


QBE to boost capital to relieve Covid-19 pressure

The Australian insurer plans to raise $825m


Conservation activists raise pressure on Australian insurer community

Marsh and QBE face pressure over mines and dams