October 6, 2016

CHUiSAVER to be launched

CHU Underwriting Agencies Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Steadfast Group Limited, has announced its upcoming launch of digital underwriting agency CHUiSAVER Underwriting Agency Pty […]
October 4, 2016

Airbnb hosts advised to follow tax rules with paying guests

Airbnb and other high-flying short-term accommodation services are bracing for turbulence from the Australian Taxation Office, angry neighbours and state regulators. Insurance experts are also warning […]
September 30, 2016

FOS compares insurer disputes

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) has released tables comparing insurers’ performance in relation to the likelihood of consumer disputes. The tables, which were published early this […]
August 11, 2016

Strata Excesses on the Rise

It was inevitable that sooner or later the residential strata market in Australia would start increasing their basic excess. When you consider that most home and […]
July 7, 2016

The wait continues… Federal Election 2016

While we wait for the counting to be concluded, some things are starting to emerge about the new Federal Parliament. Federal Election 2016 There is a […]
July 7, 2016

QBE flags post-Brexit change to EU sourcing

QBE may need to alter the way it sources £500 million ($912.19 million) of insurance and reinsurance premium from the European Union after the UK voted […]
July 7, 2016

Builder and engineer face action over high-rise blaze

Two more building practitioners face disciplinary action over a devastating fire involving flammable cladding. A cigarette discarded on a balcony started the blaze at the Lacrosse […]
June 10, 2016

SUU Commercial Strata Migration

There seems to be a number of changes happening at Strata Unit Underwriters (SUU) this year to keep pace with the rest of the market. As […]
June 3, 2016

Climate Institute urges insurers to ‘do more’ on disaster preparation

Insurers should consider reviewing the way they manage climate change-related risks, according to a Climate Institute report. The study says the industry and other key stakeholders, […]
June 2, 2016

The uberwriting agency

CHU chief Bobby Lehane is determined to be a strata market disruptor, and his journey has only just begun By Leo D’Angelo Fisher ON APRIL 1 […]

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