The tyranny of smarter data

Adjectives such as titanic, gargantuan and elephantine do not go far enough to describe the task for superannuation funds of meeting the requirements for data collection of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) and provision of insurance to meet MySuper standards. But from July 1, the job is going to get bigger, as new rules […]

Life insurance for mental
illness sufferers

Writing life insurance for those who suffer mental health issues has long been a vexed area, but insurers and the health sector are working to put minds at ease, reports JEREMY CHUNN. Life insurance is something almost all Australians would happily admit to knowing very little about. For the 3 per cent who suffer enduring […]