Are directors and officers set to face greater liabilities?

Posted on October 10, 2017, 10:47 PM

  The Australian government is currently considering a Senate report into white-collar crime that could affect directors and officers across the country. Directors and officers make the difficult decisions required to guide companies towards specific strategic objectives. But with great[…]

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Retail spending continues to climb

Posted on July 8, 2015, 12:26 AM

Retail spending in Australia remains on an upward trajectory, after turnover jumped 0.3 per cent in May. The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data showed food and household goods retailing posted the most impressive figures, rising 0.7 and 0.9[…]

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April and May disasters leave a $1.55 billion claims bill

Posted on June 16, 2015, 1:11 AM

It won’t be news to any Australian that nature is a constant burden on property. If UV radiation isn’t deteriorating outside property, or the sun’s heat causing destructive bushfires, then wild wind and torrential storms are battering our coastal regions.[…]

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More Aussies live with a pet than a child

Posted on June 16, 2015, 1:06 AM

Australia is a nation of animal lovers. Don’t believe us? Look at the latest Roy Morgan survey into pet ownership Down Under. While more than a third of Australian households (35 per cent) have a child under the age of[…]

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Business insurance premiums continue to fall

Posted on June 4, 2015, 1:21 AM

The insurance industry as a whole is currently on the soft side. Although the market is recording profits, insurance premiums are falling, mainly due to a high level of competition among insurers. This makes it rather favourable to those companies[…]

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Calls to focus on customers as insurance claim stress rises

Posted on May 29, 2015, 1:26 AM

Having to make an insurance claim will usually mean people have suffered some kind of loss or property damage, often from a recent natural disaster. Many people in these situations are finding the insurance claims process after these types of events[…]

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