Category | Underwriting

MLC Life Appoints New Head of Underwriting

MLC Life Insurance has named a new Head of Underwriting after looking to Asia to make the appointment. (more…)

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0 · July 4, 2018 in Appointments, Company News, Underwriting  

TAL Launches Spinal Health Education Initiative

TAL has launched an underwriting education initiative to assist advisers and their clients better understand the process around assessing musculoskeletal health conditions in the spine. (more…)

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0 · June 25, 2018 in Claims, Services, Underwriting  

CommInsure Technology Update

CommInsure has announced some efficiency enhancements to its recently-launched MyQuote and MyApply digital quotation and application services . (more…)

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· June 19, 2018 in Technology, Underwriting  

Underwriting Platform Boosts MLC Auto-Acceptance Rates

MLC Life Insurance has claimed that its new digital underwriting platform has trebled the number of customers who have received auto-acceptance on their policy application since launching two months ago. (more…)

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0 · June 15, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services, Technology, Underwriting  

Launch of MLC Mental Health Initiative

MLC Life Insurance has chosen the 2018 Synchron Conference as the launching pad for the Australian introduction of its Mental Health Navigator initiative. (more…)

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0 · June 2, 2018 in Claims, Company News, Conferences and Events, Underwriting  
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MLC Life Goes Live With New Underwriting Engine

MLC Life Insurance has gone live with its new digital underwriting platform which will provide advice clients with an indicative underwriting decision in a matter of minutes. (more…)

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0 · April 17, 2018 in Company News, Products, Services, Underwriting  

MLC to Use Underwriting to Improve Products

MLC Life Insurance will leverage its underwriting capability to better understand the risks faced by clients and to adjust the type of products it will offer, according to its new chief underwriter, Debbie Kennedy. (more…)

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1 · March 6, 2018 in Company News, Services, Technology, Underwriting  

Life Insurance Inquiry Reporting Date Extended Again

The Parliamentary Joint Committee (PJC) Inquiry into the Life Insurance Industry will now release its final report in early December after it was granted a second extension to its reporting date by the Senate. (more…)

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0 · October 24, 2017 in Claims, Compliance & Regulation, Products, Superannuation, Underwriting  

ClearView Names Former AIA Staffer as Chief Underwriter

ClearView has appointed a former AIA Australia underwriting manager as its Chief Underwriter following the departure of the previous incumbent. (more…)

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1 · September 5, 2017 in Appointments, Company News, Underwriting  
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Doctors Call for Tightening on Provision of Medical Records

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners has called for a tightening of the patient records its GP members provide to life insurers. (more…)

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14 · July 21, 2017 in Claims, General, Underwriting