The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
|The life insurance industry has continued to take a hit to profit, with risk products reporting significant losses.|
|ClearView Wealth has adopted Munich Re's digital platform to streamline the underwriting process and manage compliance obligations.|
|The life insurer is at the centre of a campaign against its investment in coal companies despite positioning itself as an organisation with a focus on sustainability.|
|Employees of Zurich Australia will have access to a new Family Care Policy, including paid leave for all circumstances related to growing their families and continuation of super contributions on unpaid leave.|
|Consumers engaging directly with their super fund on insurance matters are often left confused and overwhelmed by the information provided and upset they cannot get guidance specific to their circumstances, an ASIC report shows.|
|The underinsurance gap has broadened compared to three years ago, new Rice Warner research finds.|
|The NSW Court of Appeal has ruled pandemic exclusions are invalid, and insurers will have to cover COVID-19; a ruling that has seen IAG go into a trading halt.|
|A $117 billion superannuation fund is changing the cost of insurance across the board at the turn of the New Year.|
|The sad state of human rights concerns among the world's largest corporations has been laid bare in a new benchmarking report, finding little to no progress has been made in the last 12 months.|
|Sunsuper will increase premiums for total and permanent disability insurance from 1 January 2021.|
Natixis Investment Managers hired an institutional sales director who spent nearly a decade at First Sentier Investors.
The newly merged LGIAsuper and Energy Super have scrapped a weekly administration fee and will retain an annual fee as a result of scale benefits.
Fidelity International launched a climate investing policy with a rating scheme in a bid to halve its carbon emissions by 2030.
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue has recommended that the Australian Tax Office develop a Bill of Rights' for taxpayers.
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