CommInsure sale stalls, sold for discountBY KARREN VERGARA | FRIDAY, 23 AUG 2019 12:34PM
The Commonwealth Bank will sell its life insurance business for $150 million less than originally agreed as the sale experiences delays and regulatory roadblocks.Read more: CBA, CommInsure Life, Commonwealth Bank, AIA Group, BoCommLife Insurance Company, Carmel Mulhern, Scott Wharton, AIA Australia, APRA, China Banking, Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society, Damien Mu, Insurance Regulatory Commission, Matt Comyn, MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings
Following its acquisition of a stake in Escala Partners, New York-based Focus Financial Partners is set to buy a slice of Melbourne-based MEDIQ Financial Services.
With the coronavirus, now dubbed COVID-19, impacting not only many lives, but now also the bottom line of some of the world's biggest companies, investors are chasing shorting opportunities to bank big on the pandemic.
A former chair of the SMSF Association has returned for another stint in the top job.
The chief executive of a $5.5 billion industry superannuation fund has spoken out against increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% in a submission to the Retirement Income Review.
|Brought to you by|
|Keep up to date, don't be the last to know! Get the Financial Standard Daily Newsletter.|