The changing face of underwritingBY JAMIE WILLIAMSON | WEDNESDAY, 14 JUN 2017 10:52AM
Facial analytics may play a key role in calculating future life insurance premiums thanks to a North Carolina technology firm claiming its platform returns lifespan estimates more accurate than traditional methods.Read more: US, Advisers, CHRONOS, CommInsure, MLC Life Insurance, North Carolina, Facetime, Lapetus Life Event Solutions, Melissa Heyhoe, Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur, Simon Dent, Track
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.
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