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European Union General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR)
29 May

An explanation of GDPR for Australian businesses


There has been a lot of interest and concern in Australia about the applicability and impact of the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), which came into force on 25 May 2018.


Penny Collins from CMIB Insurance Services
24 May

Penny Collins, Director of CMIB Insurance Services is Among the Two Victorian/ Tasmanian Finalists For 2018 NIBA Awards

The Victorian/Tasmanian Broker of the Year and Young Professional Broker of the Year regional finalists for the 2018 NIBA awards have been announced.

Penny Collins from CMIB Insurance nominated for Victorian/Tasmanian Broker of Year award
21 May

NIBA reveals finalists for Vic/Tas Broker of the Year award

The National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA)

Boost productivity simply by making your employees happy
18 May

The link between happy employees and productivity

Is it possible to boost productivity simply by making your employees happy? We think so.

Research suggests that happy employees get more done than their more depressed peers. Happy employees are also more creative.

general liability insurance cover
16 May

How contractual liability can impact general liability

An expert has given his tips on navigating contractual liability and its relationship to general liability insurance cover.

Some shop owners in Kingston's Channel Court are reeling from the flood damage.
14 May

Tasmanian flood damage bill hits $20m as insurance claims pour in after wild weather

The damage bill from flooding in southern Tasmania is $20 million and rising, according to the Insurance Council of Australia.

That figure relates to private homes and businesses and does not include damage to public assets.

Financial services minister Kelly O'Dwyer has arguably helped more Australians than Treasurer Scott Morrison.
10 May

Federal Budget 2018: Kenneth Hayne should probe super fees, insurance

Disclosures in the federal budget about excessive superannuation fund charges imposed on low income earners and younge

Cyber breaches mitigation Australia
8 May

Mitigation not litigation

Class-action lawsuits related to cyber breaches could become a reality in the Australian market, and one leader says the best way to avoid potential damage comes via mitigation.

2 May

Australian businesses urged to view climate change through financial risk lens

Australian businesses have been urged to better understand climate change through a financial risk lens, or risk being left behind by their global peers.

Cyber insurance news
30 Apr

Cyber insurance now a 'true specialty area' for brokers

In the minefield that is cybersecurity in 2018, cyber insurance is touted as a must-have for businesses – but it’s a highly complex area that even some brokers don’t understand, according to one law firm.


  • Allianz Insurance
  • Liberty International Underwriters
  • Vero
  • Medisure Indemnity Australia
  • The Underwriters Agency
  • Chubb
  • Procover
  • QBE
  • Sterling Insurance
  • CGU
  • Dual