Insurance

Genworth to pay special dividend

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Mortgage insurer urges govt to adopt FSI recommendations, reaffirms FY growth target.

Suncorp lifts FY profit by 55%

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Insurer to pay special dividend despite impact of natural hazard events.

Suncorp blasts govt insurance intervention

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Insurer hits out at government proposal to intervene in north Qld insurance market.

Youi leads slew of IPOs

Australia’s IPO pipeline is bulging with smaller deals, with insurer Youi among them.

IAG unveils digital shake-up

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Peter Harmer to lead new division with a focus on innovation, Alex Harrison to depart.

Medics in stoush with private insurers

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Medical profession 'emotive' in response to row, rather than addressing issues, analysts say.

Anthem buys Cigna for $US48Bn

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Anthem buys Cigna Corp. for $US48.4bn in latest health insurance deal.

QBE sells business for $US90m

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National General Holdings to buy QBE's North American Mortgage & Lender Services business

Analysts downgrade Medibank earnings

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Warnings medical insurance company faces more challenges than a year ago.

NIB buys World Nomads for $95m

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Health insurance firm NIB acquires travel insurance business World Nomads for $95m.

Could Greece scupper Medibank’s dividends?

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As uncertainty over Greece's future heightens, Medibank's exposure to equity markets could prove troublesome.

Berkshire Hathaway expands into NZ

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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway gains NZ insurance license, enters Aust health underwriting.

Suncorp Life CEO to depart

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Vero NZ head Gary Dransfield appointed interim chief executive of life insurance business.

IAG names Bryan deputy chairman

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IAG appoints Elizabeth Bryan to help guide new strategic relationship with Buffett's Berkshire.

The start of the revival of the life insurance industry

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Hopefully Josh Frydenberg's reforms are the first step in reviving the moribund life insurance sector and making it part of the nation's savings fabric.

Investors should brace for the Buffett effect

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Warren Buffett's foray into the ASX through his stake in IAG could have a significantly leveraged effect on the market.

Buffett hails IAG swoop

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Investment legend says his firm sought a higher stake in IAG but was rebuffed.

IAG's Berkshire deal will expand its horizons

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The deal struck between IAG and Berkshire Hathaway will give the local insurer more capital flexibility and hints at the US group's intentions in the Asia-Pacific region.

Warren Buffett's Berkshire strikes IAG deal

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Berkshire Hathaway takes stake in insurer through $500m share placement.

Greenstone mothballs $1.3bn float

Insurance distributor shelves $1.3bn IPO amid scepticism from prospective investors.

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