Canstar Blue’s 2017 review of Australian challenger banks should give the big four (CBA, Westpac, ANZ and NAB) a short, sharp jolt. The challenger banks are doing it better in areas that matter to their customers.
Ask yourself, what would happen if you had to cease trading for an extended period of time? You would still have overheads and running costs to pay – except that without an income you couldn’t. And that, in a nutshell, is why you need business interruption insurance.
Speedos for the summer holidays featured among the clothing the Gallagher Melbourne team of seven volunteers packed for the Red Cross Shops on 13 December.
In contrast to the standard donation model of corporate responsibility, Gallagher Western Australia’s Branch Manager, Operations, Emma D’Costa gets personal with kids at a critical stage for their future prospects.
The role of an insurance broker is changing. Creativity in finding solutions, harnessing big data and playing a bigger part in claims processing are just some of the factors affecting the sector today.
Aggregators make everything so simple. They ask only a few basic, easy to answer questions and then find the cheapest deal – and those meerkats are so cute! It’s hard to believe they’re market disruptors.
We read about it all the time. A deal goes sour and a business gets hit with accusations of negligence or even misconduct. Damages claims can run into millions but even if they don’t the cost to a company’s professional reputation in lost business can be incalculable.
Cut out the middle man. Sounds like a great idea, right? You stand to save on costs, it should be simple, you can get it done quickly, ensure your particular needs are covered and control the security of your personal information.
September’s terrifying Drysdale service station fire was a bleak reminder to all businesses in the fuel retail sector of just how swiftly disaster can strike.
Gallagher's Kirsty Kennell-Webb, Account Manager Professional Risks & Financial Lines, Sydney, explains how 2017’s series of natural disasters are putting pressure on underwriting conditions, and what the impacts are likely to be on reinsurance renewal rates.