NZI celebrates 165th birthday

NZI celebrated its 165th birthday, marking its status as one of New Zealand’s oldest brands.  Established in 1859 - 39 years before the first car arrived in NZ - the company began life underwriting policies from a local ...


Delta Insurance opens Central Region office

Auckland-headquartered Delta Insurance has opened a new office in Papamoa in the Bay of Plenty, following its international expansion into Singapore and Australia.  Located in the Tauranga suburb, the central region office ser...


Suncorp to sell Asteron Life

Suncorp Group announced the sale of its New Zealand Asteron Life business to focus on its general insurance operations. The Australia-based group said the transaction continued the reshaping of the company, and would position its N...


IBANZ - July to December 2024 Topics

July to December 2024 topics Contract Works - John Rigby -  Ando NZ Economic Outlook - Brad Olsen -  Infometrics Time saving online tools to be more productive - Leanne Coste -  Better...


IBANZ Calendar of Events

April - June 2024

IBANZ offers a range of CPD from quality presenters who specialise in providing a variety of fire and general presentations, as well as a selection on soft skills ranging from time management to client care. All webinars: 10.30 -...

Ask an Expert

Property damage problem

QUESTION Hi team, In the past, we have had claims declined because the allegation against our client didn't include actual property damage (even though there may have been some). This time, a claim has been declined...

A Year in Review

Tenant cracks stove top

QUESTION Hi Team, I have had a client who is renting a property. A pot was dropped on the ceramic stove top leading to a chip. This has now grown into a crack and the landlord would like the top replaced. The...


IAG New Zealand sees profit increase

IAG New Zealand, the insurance group behind AMI, NZI and State Insurance, posted a solid set of half-year results for the six months to December 31 last year. Local currency gross written premium grew 18.8% to $2015m (1H23:...


IAG New Zealand adds to board

IAG New Zealand appointed Michele Embling, Rachel Walsh and Scott Pickering to its board. Embling is currently a board member for AIA New Zealand, Transpower, Toitū Tahua – The Centre for Sustainable Finance, and the...

Live News

Emergence upgrades cyber insurance policy

Cyber specialist underwriting agency Emergence NZ Limited has launched a major upgrade to its key product’s policy wording. The revamp to Emergence’s Cyber Event Protection policy, marketed to brokers as CEP-005,...

Knowledge Base

Where members can access industry Resources & Media Content

Click here