Peter Harmer, CEO of Australian insurer IAG, has said the firm's plans to grow in Asia are on hold and that it will focus on Australia and New Zealand.
Honan Asia has bought Singapore-based employee benefits broker NGA Benefits for an undisclosed sum.
Global insurer Chubb has recruited from its Australia operations for a senior position in Singapore.
Anthony Day, CEO of insurance at Suncorp and the Australian financial services firm's chief legal officer Kate Olgers are leaving the company.
Claims service provider Gallagher Bassett has signed a three year agreement with a New South Wales residential building insurance scheme.
Insurance Post asks Chris Bayley, co-founder of Cover Genius, about the global focused insurance start-up and the future of insurtech development.
QBE's group CEO John Neal will step down from the Australia-headquartered global insurer on 31 December.
The inaugural Claims Conference Sydney took place on 29 August. Chairman Andrew Tjaardstra summarises four key themes from the event.
Construction and engineering managing general agent Ensurance has launched in the UK this month.
Cyclone Debbie was the costliest natural catastrophe to hit Australia for six years, while the scale of the event spurred innovation among insurers writes Nicky Burridge.
Global loss adjuster Cunningham Lindsey has hired in New South Wales and made a senior promotion in Dubai.
Australian giant Suncorp is appealing a New Zealand Commerce Commission decision to block its takeover bid of rival Tower by its subsidiary Vero.
Insurers need to deal with their legacy systems and adapt to insurtech threats according to Sydney-headquartered financial technology firm TAS.
Exclusive: Halo Insurance is to launch in Australia later this year in what will be its first underwriting venture with new owner Zurich.
Brisbane-headquartered financial services group Suncorp saw mixed results in its two key insurance markets for the full year ending 30 June.
Australian giant QBE will repay customers A$15.9m (£9.6m) following a review of add-on insurance sales by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.
Melbourne-headquartered broker Honan Insurance has created a technology division to enhance its client capabilities.
The inaugural Claims Conference Sydney will take place on 29 August at the Radisson Blu Plaza.
The Commerce Commission in New Zealand has rejected Brisbane-headquartered Suncorp's bid to buy New Zealand insurer Tower outright.
Australian giant IAG has hired Mark Drasutis, News Corp Australia's chief product officer for digital.
The CEO of Australian insurer's IAG consumer division Anthony Justice has decided to leave the company after six years following the creation of a single Australia division for the firm.
Global loss adjuster McLarens has promoted Australia marine manager John Cupitt to head of the company's global marine division.
Damage to homes and contents have made up 80% of almost A$1bn (£590m) of claims from deadly Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Australian global insurer QBE has made an internal appointment to fill a new position of chief customer officer for Australia and New Zealand.