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Insurtech investments down 54% in March quarter
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAY 2020
... Q1." WTW divides insurance/reinsurance businesses into four main areas of focus: auto, property, commercial, and life, accident and health. This quarter, property and casualty (P&C) Insurtechs widened their share of total and early-stage funding to over ...
ClearView restructures pricing as life sector struggles
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 13 MAR 2020
... stepped and hybrid income protection products the firm will has increased benefit period for one, two and five years and accident-only cover by 10%, while also increasing benefit periods to age 60, 65 and 70 by 35%. Additionally, the insurer has introduced ...
Consumers trust Google over advisers: NobleOak
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 25 FEB 2020
... respondents rated cancer as the number one illness likely to happen to someone like them, followed by a heart attack, car accident or a stroke. "There appears to be a disconnect here and although respondents believe these illnesses are likely, they are ...
High claims acceptance among insurers: Report
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 14 NOV 2019
... policyholder from lodging a claim that is not covered by the policy," the regulators said. "The exception is Individual Advised Accident, which has an unusually low admittance rate." However, the regulators note that while claims for individual advised ...
Envestnet founder tragically killed
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 8 OCT 2019
Founder and chief executive of Envestnet Jud Bergman has been tragically killed in a car accident alongside his wife, Hanover Hill Wealth Advisors founder Mary Miller. A former managing director of mutual funds at Nuveen Investments, Bergman founded ...
Group insured, advised clients better off
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 28 JUN 2019
... income protection, with advised clients having claims admitted in 95% of cases, and non-advised clients coming in at 85%. Accident cover saw individual non-advised register 82% admittance, with just 19% for advised clients. However, group insurance was ...
NZ$5 trillion investor group supports Christchurch Call
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 16 MAY 2019
... management on these issues." The investor initiative now has 55 funds participating including the original group of NZ Super, Accident Compensation Corporation, Government Superannuation Fund, National Provident Fund and Kiwi Wealth. AMP Financial Services ...
Chief economist update: Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst of Brexit
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 4 APR 2019
... European Union is against no deal, and yet it is a possibility. It is the default option. So no-deal would happen by accident, it would happen suddenly, there would be no transition - it is an accidental disorderly Brexit." Carney added: "As long ago ...
New Zealand investors call for action after attacks
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 2 APR 2019
... strengthen controls on social media content in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attacks. Last month the NZ Super Fund, Accident Compensation Corporation, Government Superannuation Fund, National Provident Fund and Kiwi Wealth partnered to call ...
Regulators name laggard life insurance providers
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 1 APR 2019
... discouraged the policyholder from lodging a claim that is not covered by the policy, they said, adding individual advised accident is an exception and has a low admittance rate.
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