Actuaries Institute research shows equity gap growing between generations

From

Falling rates of home ownership, government spending that skews to older Australians and deteriorating environmental factors are some of the factors that have driven a wider gap in equity between Australia’s young and old. The Actuaries Institute’s latest Green Paper, Mind the Gap – The Australian Actuaries Intergenerational Equity Index (AAIEI), launched yesterday, takes a

continue reading

Small changes can deliver big budget savings and better outcomes for those on social security

From

Moderate changes to Australia’s social support programs could deliver better outcomes for those receiving assistance and result in billions of dollars in budget savings, according to a paper published by actuary Hugh Miller. For each vulnerable individual, social service spending across welfare, housing, health care, justice and child protection can easily amount to $500,000 to

continue reading

Finalists announced for the 2017 Australian Insurance Industry Awards

From

The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and founding partner the Asia Insurance Review are pleased to announce the finalists of the 2017 Australian Insurance Industry Awards. Now in their fourteenth year, the Awards recognise excellence and achievement by the top performing individuals and businesses in the industry. The Australian Insurance

continue reading