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Tasplan raises IP premiums
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... deduction of up to 15% of the premium. Its group insurer for IP, death as well as total permanent disability (TPD) cover is MetLife. Tasplan is due for 1 April 2021 merger with MTAA Super, creating a $22 billion fund. In January, MTAA Super increased ...
Hostplus ups income protection premiums by 73%
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 24 AUG 2020
... Continuance insurance." Death and total and permanent disability premiums did not change. Hostplus' group insurer is MetLife and the super fund had an arrangement that includes a Premium Adjustment Mechanism. It utilised this mechanism in setting ...
Life insurance needs to prove value
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUL 2020
... were 5.8 million covers in force, 95% of lodged claims were paid and the highest cause of claim was accidents at 33%. MetLife's chief strategy and data officer Gerard McDermott said life insurance data is critical to the perceived value of insurance. ...
Insurance premiums soar at Qantas Super
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 10 JUL 2020
... their insurance premiums rise substantially come 1 August 2020 now that the super fund has officially switched insurers to MetLife. The fund blamed a range of factors for the increase, mostly surrounding the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. "A range ...
Qantas Super awards insurance mandate
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 JUL 2020
MLC Life has lost the Qantas Super mandate with the super fund announcing a new mandate. Qantas Super announced MetLife has been awarded the insurance mandate, effective July 1, 2020. The fund said it was pleased to welcome the global insurer, saying ...
Life insurance activity rises: MetLife
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 9 JUN 2020
... their insurance and superannuation, as the impact of COVID-19 on personal finances continues to be felt, according to MetLife. The new research from MetLife found one in four Australians, or 28%, have undertaken some form of activity with regard to life ...
AMP Foundation offers $2m for COVID-19 recovery
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUN 2020
... Boost will fund, enabling non-profits to build their capacity to help Australian communities to recover." Last month, MetLife Australia said its philanthropic foundation will partner with Foodbank to provide 186,000 meals to Australians from July this ...
MetLife Australia partners with Foodbank
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAY 2020
... provide 186,000 meals to Australians from July this year to next summer as COVID-19 increases the demand for food relief. MetLife Australia and MetLife Foundation's donation represent 10,000kgs of food, the company said. It also equals a $2.3 million ...
Almost $1bn wiped off risk market
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 MAY 2020
... to buck the trend. TAL enjoyed inflows of 18.8%, while ClearView had the next strongest inflows in the market at 8.3%. MetLife also had positive inflows at 5.8%. However, the inflows for some insurers were offset by a bad year for many. AIA recorded ...
Consumers looking for reassurance: MetLife
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 9 APR 2020
New research from MetLife shows Australian consumers are looking to financial institutions to alleviate anxiety during the current COVID-19 crisis, but more than half claim they haven't heard from their super fund. MetLife's COVID-19 Insights revealed ...
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