The 2014 NIBA award winners have returned from their prize trips with a trove of memorable experiences and professional advantages to boot.
UFI changes postponed
The Federal Government has quietly announced a deferment of a controversial plan to encourage greater use of unauthorised foreign insurers.
Industry suffers sudden loss
The insurance industry is mourning the loss of Steve Ball, JLT Australia Chairman and former NIBA President, after his sudden death.
NIBA releases unbranded explaine ...
Buoyed by the strong response to NIBATV’s new animated series, NIBA has released new versions of the videos that don’t direct viewers to needabroker.com.au.
Best in the west line up
This year’s shortlist of the finest brokers in Western Australia has been announced, as the march towards the national awards gains momentum.
NIBA Convention to hit Melbourne
NIBA’s 2015 Convention is primed to bring some leading thinkers, both in and outside of the insurance industry, to Melbourne.
Underwriter launches online uni
A specialist underwriter has made a bold move to shake up insurance education, launching an innovative CPD site aimed at young professionals.
Curtain rises on broker awards s ...
The race is officially on to be named one of Australia’s best brokers, after the top contenders for Victoria and Tasmania were announced.
SA insurance tax in firing line
NIBA has forcefully hit out against insurance taxes as the South Australian Government prepares to reform its tax system.
Industry hits out at life report
A mooted cap on upfront life insurance commissions will send small independent financial advice firms out of business, according to industry stakeholders.
Fraud claims hit insurer
ASIC has launched a major investigation into a mid-tier personal insurer, after a whistleblower made claims of misleading and fraudulent sales practices.
IRP website gets total revamp
This week, NIBA has launched a brand new look for insuranceandrisk.com.au, making industry news easier to access than ever before. The website...
Northern affordability taskforce ...
NIBA has urged the Federal Government’s new taskforce on Northern Australia insurance affordability to use brokers’ knowledge, pushing for insurance tax cuts.
Submissions open for 2015 Austra ...
NIBA brokers cleaned up the Australian Insurance Industry Awards last year and nominations are open.