PPS Mutual bolsters team with new WA & SA State Manager and Senior Underwriter

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has announced two new senior appointments, of Steve Salter to the position of State Manager of Western Australia & South Australia and David Lowe as Senior Underwriter. Mr Salter will report directly to PPS Mutual Director of Distribution Brian Pillemer and will be responsible for the management of key financial […]

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PPS Mutual widens eligibility criteria for professionals

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has announced the widening of the eligibility criteria for Members, increasing its target market by around  25 per cent.  The company has also extended the citizenship requirements to include New Zealanders working in Australia. PPS Mutual’s initial strict eligibility requirements meant that several professionals could not become Members, specifically those engineers […]

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PPS Mutual launches risk-only Super Fund

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has announced the launch of the PPS Mutual Super Fund, which allows the company to offer a complete life insurance solution for eligible professionals through a PPS Mutual accredited adviser. The PPS Mutual Super Fund will facilitate Members to fund their insurance premiums via rollover from their standard accumulation super […]

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PPS Mutual strengthens team with Victoria and Tasmania State Manager

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Shadia Kouzma has been appointed to the new role of State Manager Victoria & Tasmania by specialist insurance company PPS Mutual. The role will report directly to PPS Mutual Director of Distribution Brian Pillemer and will be charged with supporting the PPS Mutual proposition amongst select financial advisers within the Victoria region. Ms Kouzma joins […]

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PPS Mutual announces second profit share assignment to members

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has announced the profits that have been assigned to members for the 2017-18 financial year, with members to receive 7 per cent of their total premiums paid in relation to the year plus 2 per cent of the opening balance of their Profit-Share Account. The news marks the second annual […]

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PPS Mutual improves cover, provides guidance on possible income tax treatment of premiums

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has updated definitions and expanded the range of benefits available in its Professionals Choice product range in order to better meet the needs of its Members. Key changes, applying to all existing and new policies, include moving from a 12-month to a 24-month terminal illness definition within its life cover, […]

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PPS Mutual enhances team with Queensland State Manager 

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Specialist insurance company PPS Mutual has appointed Richard Hopwood to the new role of State Manager Queensland. Mr Hopwood will report to PPS Mutual Director of Distribution Brian Pillemer and will be charged with managing financial adviser relationships and supporting the PPS Mutual proposition within the region. Mr Hopwood joins PPS Mutual after five years […]

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Consumers the forgotten party in life insurance amalgamations

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As the number of life insurance brands operating in Australia becomes more concentrated, leading mutual life insurer PPS Mutual says improving consumer trust and reputation is the biggest challenge facing the $51 billion* life risk insurance sector. Most Australians would not recommend Australian life insurers to a friend according to recent Net Promoter Score (NPS)** data which […]

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PPS Mutual’s life insurance allows professionals cover to keep pace with real earnings

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With the earnings of professionals rising at a faster pace than overall inflation, PPS Mutual has indexed its policy benefits against a realistic, proprietary measure of professional earnings growth. The PPS Mutual-designed Professionals Earnings Index comprises independent data, against which PPS Mutual benchmarks its life insurance benefits annually. “We can see an increase in the […]

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Exclusive world-class insurance offer for Australian professionals

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PPS Mutual announced yesterday it will soon be opening its doors as a historic entrant to Australia’s $7.5 billion* retail life risk insurance sector. Targeting a market of over 500,000 select professionals**, PPS Mutual launches with the support of South Africa’s largest mutual company, Professional Provident Society SA, known as PPS (SA). PPS (SA) is the […]

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