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Features, analysis and opinion from the June/July edition of Insurance News magazine

The minister who ‘won’t play politics’ on affordability

Assistant Treasurer Stephen Jones has embraced a ‘team Australia’ approach to the issue of risk protection in a turbulent world, and tells Insurance News he wants results, not headlines

PSC the game-changer

London-based Ardonagh’s $2.3 billion takeover offer shapes as a key moment in its quest for global growth

New territory

Steadfast has a new-look leadership team, and is ready to embark on an American adventure

SAFETY NET GAINS: How government disaster payouts form a crucial backstop for many Australians, and might just force us to find a ‘better way’ on climate adaptation

MAGLOG: A simple question about the fees on my strata invoice left me more confused, and worried, than ever

HEALTH CHECK: The rise of AI tools and ‘Dr Google on steroids’ are among challenges facing the medical indemnity market

Beyond the top end

Marsh Pacific president Josh Roach on the broking giant’s bid to be the ‘risk adviser of the future’

Beware the ‘behemoth’

The Baltimore bridge disaster poses some worrying questions for the world’s ageing infrastructure

‘Unparalleled trauma’

What does the White Island judgment mean for the future of adventure tourism and liability insurance in New Zealand?

TROUBLING TERMS: A ‘vastly significant’ battle over an Auto & General policy contract will rumble on in the courts after a judge rejected the regulator’s concerns

INTO THE STRATA SPHERE: A wide-ranging Insurance News seminar examines the critically important sector and its bid to maintain consumer confidence

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  • GSA celebrates 10th Touch of Colour fundraiser
  • Claims convention attracts record crowd
  • Record numbers attend Steadfast Convention

COMMERCIAL BREAK: Australian premium rates finally reached negative territory in the first quarter

BREACH BONANZA: Code of practice breaches have soared, and penalties could be on the way

INSIDE INFORMATION: Find out how CBN’s tech leadership is shaping the future for brokers