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  1. “Significant numbers” of Australian insurance businesses are likely to go under as the combined impact of COVID-19 claims and a global recession hits home, a law firm has warned...

  2. A Senate inquiry hearing today into the 2019/20 bushfire season has called out insurers’ “deafening silence” on the urgency of cutting carbon emission levels, forcing the industry to defend its climate action stance...

  3. Zurich’s application of a pandemic exclusion in denying a claim from a man who decided not to proceed with a planned trip to China in February has been upheld by the Australian Financial Complaints Authority...

  4. Many businesses in New Zealand are seeking insurance advice from brokers as revenues take a hit from the coronavirus pandemic and owners make widespread operational changes, a survey by Vero reveals...

  5. The six-week reintroduction of stage three restrictions in Melbourne is testing the resilience of general insurance brokers and their clients, and will slow the nation’s fledgling economic recovery...