Zurich collaborates with UTS on AI solution for underwriting mental health

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Zurich Financial Services Australia (Zurich) has announced the conclusion of the first phase of its collaboration with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI) models designed... Read more continue reading

ClearView unveils enhancements to ClearChoice

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Listed life insurance company, ClearView, has made enhancements to its ClearView ClearChoice product series to deliver even greater value, flexibility and choice to customers, and modernise product design, particularly for... Read more continue reading

MLC Life Insurance appointment continues strong Nippon Life investment in Australian market

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MLC Life Insurance has welcomed the continued close partnership with its majority shareholder Nippon Life Insurance, following the appointment of one of their most senior international executives, Koji Ichiba, as... Read more continue reading

Nearly half of Australians can’t afford to wait for default disability insurance, women most impacted: MLC Life Insurance research

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Nearly half of Australian workers have three months’ or less savings in the event of a disability which prevents them from working, with almost a third of women only having... Read more continue reading

Designing sustainable products while balancing affordability is crucial to driving good customer outcomes

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It is two years since APRA stepped in to address the cycle of losses and price increases in the Individual Disability Income Insurance (IDII) market. In that time, we have... Read more continue reading

Report calls for re-design of insurance products and law modernisation to protect women from financial abuse

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A new report released today by the Centre for Women’s Economic Safety (CWES) calls for general insurers to disrupt domestic violence in Australia by re-designing products to prevent financial abuse.... Read more continue reading

AMP appoints TAL as new default insurance provider for superannuation members

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AMP is pleased to announce it has appointed TAL as its new default and retail insurance provider for AMP Superannuation Fund members, including its flagship SignatureSuper offer. Members’ best financial... Read more continue reading

Swiss Re Institute’s new study forecasts global life savings premium to grow to USD 4 trillion by 2033

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Swiss Re Institute has released A retirement lifeline: Capturing the insurance opportunity in the private savings market, a publication that highlights the opportunity for life insurers to become a lifeline for global... Read more continue reading

Australian insurers rethink shifts in investment strategies driven by inflation and rising rates, new report finds

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Janus Henderson Investors (ASX / NYSE: JHG) has released key findings from its 2023 Janus Henderson Insurance Asset Management Report. The research report offers a deep dive into the evolving... Read more continue reading

MLC Life Insurance launches new cancer screening support

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MLC Life Insurance has announced a new addition to its award-winning Vivo program, the Aware questionnaire by Osara Health. This revolutionary 2-minute questionnaire is designed to encourage cancer screening and... Read more continue reading