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Don’t feed the phish – be aware of email scams

In the insurance industry, email is one of our primary business communication methods. It’s also one of the easiest methods to get tricked into giving out private or confidential information (sometimes called “phishing”). A few ways to spot a phishing scam Our CBN IT team has put together a few helpful reminders about how you …

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Covering all bases | Community Broker Network featured for tourism expertise

Source: https://www.insuranceandrisk.com.au/article/covering-all-bases/  This post features THREE of our network businesses: Allsure Insurance, Managed Insurance Solutions and GS Insurance! With the Australian tourism industry on the cusp of major growth, experts in the industry tell us how brokers can capitalise on the rush. by Tanaya Das With the Australian tourism industry on the cusp of major growth Insurance …

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From London and Dubai to Docklands – inferior building cladding, an inexcusable risk?

Source: https://www.insuranceandrisk.com.au/from-london-and-dubai-to-docklands-inferior-building-cladding-an-inexcusable-risk/  Last week’s tragic fire at London’s Grenfell Tower has again raised the profile of the risks of flammable building cladding and brokers are being advised to be vigilant when assessing building risks. Reports indicate that the cheap cladding used on the outside of the London tower block fuelled the fire now believed to have …

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CBN shakes up its network leadership

Source: http://www.insurancenews.com.au/corporate/iag-shakes-up-its-ar-network-leadership  IAG-owned authorised representative (AR) group National Adviser Services (NAS) has announced a new leadership team to grow its authorised representative network, which expanded following the acquisition of Westcourt General Insurance Brokers. Greg Dowd, who joined NAS as CFO two years ago, will be CFO of the integrated businesses. Former Westcourt GM operations Jenette Baker …

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IAG acquires Westcourt General Insurance Brokers

Source: https://www.insuranceandrisk.com.au/iag-acquires-westcourt-general-insurance-brokers/  In news that has made quite a stir in the Australian insurance industry as well as broader financial media, Insurance Australia Group (IAG) has recently announced its acquisition of Westcourt General Insurance Brokers (WGIB), a national business that manages a network of Authorised Representative (AR) brokers. The Westcourt business will be gradually integrated into …

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