AIA Australia to team with the Sydney Swans to incentivise healthier, longer, better lives

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AIA Australia has announced a new AFL partnership, this time with the Sydney Swans as the club’s Official Life, Health and Wellbeing Partner, as well as Membership Partner. AIA Australia is a leading life and health insurer with more than 47 years of experience, offering a range of products to protect the health and wellbeing of

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AIA takes next step in process to acquire CommInsure Life

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Life insurer AIA Australia has published notices in major Australian newspapers, signaling its intent to take on the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s (CBA) life insurance and investments business (known as “CommInsure Life”). CommInsure Life policyholders will receive a letter from AIA Australia and CommInsure Life, informing them of the intended transfer by way of a

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AIA Australia partners with Collingwood women’s football team

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AIA Australia has announced a new partnership with Collingwood Football Club, as co-major sponsor of the AFLW team. AIA Australia’s logo will feature on the front of Collingwood’s AFLW home guernsey and on the back of the away guernsey. The partnership will see community activations carried out throughout the AFLW season, and AIA Australia will be

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AIA Australia launches first national mental health study for advisers

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AIA Australia has collaborated with Deakin University and Dr Adam Fraser on a research project to examine the mental wellbeing of Australia’s financial advisers. The project, called The Adviser Voice, has the following objectives: Understanding the current state of mental health and wellbeing of financial advisers Learning the habits and attitudes associated with those advisers who

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AIA Australia launches innovative Crisis Extension cover

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AIA Australia has launched an extension to its highly rated Crisis Recovery product, which will give customers access to a greater level of protection over a longer period, at a lower total cost. Crisis Extension has been designed to complement AIA Australia’s Priority Protection Crisis Recovery insurance. Whereas Crisis Recovery pays a lump sum when

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AIA Australia welcomes focus on insurance sustainability

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Leading life insurer AIA Australia has welcomed the release of the Actuaries Institute work on the sustainability of disability income insurance, calling it “important and necessary”. This work has been followed by the release of APRA’s final sustainability measures and expectations of insurers, which AIA Australia supports and will be incorporating into its inflight project

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Australians experience positive “silver linings” in nutrition and physical activity according to new data by AIA Australia

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Leading life and health insurer AIA Australia has unveiled comprehensive data which demonstrates the impact of small lifestyle changes on health and wellbeing, including how Australians have adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic and are experiencing lifestyle “silver linings” as a result. The AIA Vitality COVID-19 Insights report, which analyses data from the 150,000 AIA Vitality

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AIA Australia appoints Ben Walsh as Chief Life Insurance Officer

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AIA Australia has announced the appointment of senior industry executive, Ben Walsh in the newly created role of Chief Life Insurance Officer, effective 1 June 2020. In the new role, Mr Walsh, who is currently Mercer’s Managing Director and CEO of Australia and New Zealand, will drive the direction of the life insurance arm of

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AIA Australia partners with Unified Healthcare Group to streamline claims and underwriting process

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AIA Australia has appointed solutions provider Unified Healthcare Group (UHG) to a three-year strategic partnership to supply medical and healthcare retrieval services. UHG’s technology platform medEbridge will enable greater integration with the end-to-end claims and underwriting process, in alignment with AIA Australia’s existing automation programs which aim to improve transparency and speed for new and

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AIA streamlines and enhances its Retail Advised Life Risk products

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AIA Australia has announced the next step in its integration with CommInsure Life, streamlining the combined Retail Advised Life Risk business. AIA Australia and CommInsure Life came together under a Joint Cooperation Agreement (JCA) in November 2019. AIA Australia and New Zealand CEO, Damien Mu said the strategy behind the JCA is to draw on

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