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A word from our brokers – Tina Beznec

Account Manager Tina Beznec from Trades Insurance discusses the automation of General Liability quotes on the Steadfast SVU. Before SVU Tina did a lot of manual quotes and found sending the client a proposal was time consuming.  Since using SVU for General Liability Tina says "Getting quotes to clients quicker has increased our...
Darren Ma

Meet The Team | Darren Ma

Meet Darren Ma our Chief Actuary in the Asia Pacific region. Darren has garnered a broad range of experience across insurance, reinsurance, operations, actuarial, risk, and capital. He currently addresses financial risk in both the Insurance and Reinsurance segments for Berkley in the Asia Pacific region. He started his training...
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Working from Home has Become our New Norm

Working from home has become the new norm, especially in the last few weeks. With constant technological advancements, more and more companies have adapted their current models to cater for flexible work arrangements.  This enables employees to work anywhere in the world at any time that suits their current lifestyle....
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When my dining table became my home office

I usually have flowers on my dining table and great people around for wonderful conversations over food.  But for now it is just me, my indoor tree and the screens that are stacked on some books on my dining table (as a side note, I do feel very fortunate to...
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Berkley Insurance Australia is a Finalist for Insurance In-House Team of the Year 2020

Berkley Insurance Australia (BIA) Australia’s specialist Insurer has been recognised for its dedication to service by the prestigious Australasian Law Awards 2020.  Their expert claims team has been selected as a finalist for Insurance In-House Team of the Year. The Australasian Law Awards has been a tradition within the legal...
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Berkley Insurance Australia – COVID-19

Berkley Insurance Australia (BIA), in line with government health recommendations and World Health Organisation guidelines, is taking precautionary measures in line with the information that is available to protect the health and welfare of our employees and surrounding communities in these challenging times. While this health emergency continues, BIA has...
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Public & Product Liability Insurance Vs Professional Indemnity Insurance

What Is Public and Product Liability Insurance? Public and Product Liability Insurance (PPL) protects you and your business against financial loss arising from your legal liability to pay compensation to a third party when they have suffered a personal injury, property damage or an advertising injury.  This injury or damage must...
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Why Is The Insurance Market Hardening

The insurance market is cyclical, moving through both hard and soft markets. A soft market is generally characterised by low rates, high limits and readily available cover. In a hard market premiums increase and capacity will generally decrease. This can be caused by a number of factors: • falling investment returns...