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Maritime Super reappoints MLC Life as group insurer

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 18 AUG 2022
... continue providing Maritime Super's members with cover for death, total and permanent disablement as well as income protection. Maritime Super chief executive Peter Robertson said: "We are delighted to recommit with MLC Life Insurance to provide ...

MLC Life enhances income product range

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUN 2022
... outside of super. MLC chief life insurance officer Michael Rogers said: "Our goal is to ensure our customers have income protection cover that reflects contemporary needs, offering more sustainable premiums while providing options to cater to specific ...

ASFA, Deloitte recommend group insurance changes

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  FRIDAY, 3 JUN 2022
... return to work outcomes among members who suffer from injury or illness," the report said. Analysis found 11% of income protection insurance claimants who access rehabilitation treatment and services are likely to return to work where they otherwise ...

AustralianSuper drops premiums

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 14 APR 2022
... insurance premiums from May end, with members to see an average drop of 11%. From May 28, the cost of death, TPD and income protection will change depending on their cover type and work rating, the fund said. AustralianSuper said its priority is to offer ...

TAL wins life company award for 2021

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 17 MAR 2022
... Advisers' 2021 Life Company of the Year Award for the fifth consecutive year. TAL also won the Overall Platinum and Income Protection categories. NEOS Life took home four awards for Service Quality, Trauma, Underwriting and Business Support. AIA Australia ...

Hostplus, Statewide provide merger details

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 10 MAR 2022
... four units of default cover in the Active occupation category will now pay $12.70 a week for death, TPD and income protection. Previously they paid $12.52. In integrating the insurance arrangements, Hostplus will reduce the insurance administration fee ...

AvSuper names insurer, premiums rise

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 7 MAR 2022
... from $1.70 a week to $2. Premiums for fixed voluntary cover will also rise. There is no change to premiums for income protection, and changes differ across the occupation categories of heavy, light blue, white collar and professional. AvSuper said the ...

Budget Direct, NobleOak partner for life insurance offering

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 22 FEB 2022
... customers who pay for the Premium Life Direct policy. The policy includes life, total and permanent disability, income protection and trauma. Budget Direct chief growth officer Jonathan Kerr said customers will have "access to a range of high-quality ...

Industry fund cuts premiums

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 29 NOV 2021
... its insurance premiums by more than 17%. REI Super informed members premium rates will decrease by 17.5% for income protection and 3.3% for death and total and permanent disability (TPD) insurance. "We continuously work with our insurer MetLife and have ...

APRA hones in on post-retirement products

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 23 NOV 2021
APRA is adamant that retirement income products will not suffer the same fate as income protection insurance as it looks to tighten its belt in regulating the post-retirement phase. The prudential regulator's deputy chair Helen Rowell spoke of the ...