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Mar 13, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Shipping losses decline, but emerging risks pose serious challenges to marine industry, according to Allianz study

Shipping losses continued their downward trend with 94 losses reported worldwide in 2013, coming in below 100 for only the second time in 12 years,...

Aug 15, 2013, 18:59 ET

Allianz Wins 2013 Large General Insurance Company of the Year Award

Allianz Australia is pleased to announce that it has been named the 2013 Winner of the Large General Insurance Company of the Year at the 2013...

Jun 24, 2013, 19:35 ET

Allianz Welcomes ANZIIF Nominations

Allianz is pleased to be nominated as a finalist for Large General Insurance Company of the Year and Women's Council Employer of the Year at the...

Mar 19, 2013, 06:33 ET

Have a Hassle-free Easter Holiday - Allianz Global Assistance Offers Advice to Families Keen to Get Away this Easter

http://www.allianz-assistance.co.uk It's time to start planning the Easter holiday and leading travel insurance and assistance provider, Allianz...

Mar 14, 2013, 02:41 ET

Australians' Optimism about the Economy Jumps to Highest Level in over 12 Months

Allianz Future Optimism Index - Australians' optimism about the future of the economy hits levels not seen since 2011, after falling to...

Feb 24, 2013, 17:36 ET

Allianz Australia Continues Strong Growth and Profitability in 2012

 Allianz Australia grew by a solid 10.7% in 2012 compared to 2011 to a record Gross Written Premium of AU$3.74 billion[1]. Profit for the year...

Jan 15, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty inicia operação como resseguradora local no Brasil

A Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty AG (AGCS) recebeu da Superintendência de Seguros Privados (SUSEP) – agência de...

Jan 15, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty inicia operaciones como reaseguradora local en Brasil

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty AG (AGCS) recibió su licencia como reaseguradora local en Brasil por parte de la Superintendencia de...

Dec 06, 2012, 00:09 ET

Euler Hermes Appoints Chris Doubé Country CEO of Australia and New Zealand

Chris Doubé has been appointed chief executive officer for Euler Hermes in Australia and New Zealand with effect from today. Chris...

Nov 14, 2012, 17:34 ET

Risky Business - Uninsured Small Businesses Face Failure

A report commissioned by Allianz from the Cameron Research Group, The Australian Small Business Market for Financial Services: 2012, reveals...

Oct 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

Allianz Wins 2012 AB+F General Insurance Company of the Year Award

Allianz is proud to be named the winner of the General Insurance Company of the Year 2012 at the Australia Banking and Finance Insurance...

Jul 23, 2012, 06:01 ET

Allianz Associe son nom au Futur Stade de Nice, l'Allianz Riviera

Après avoir donné son nom à l'enceinte du FC Bayern de Munich, l'Allianz Arena, et au stade de Sydney, l'Allianz Stadium, Allianz...

May 23, 2012, 10:03 ET

Allianz Global Assistance Canada Named 2012 Global Call Centre of the Year

KITCHENER, ON, May 23, 2012 /CNW/ - Allianz Global Assistance Canada, a leading travel insurance and assistance provider, received top honours at...

Apr 02, 2012, 04:00 ET

Allianz Your Cover Advises that the Public Must Exercise Caution During Fuel Shortage

The UK government has called for motorists to make sensible provision for their vehicle fuel supplies amid concerns over industrial action that...

Feb 23, 2012, 13:00 ET

House Proud Britain: Mums and Dads Spend 24 Hours a Week on Household Management

Parents spend an average of almost a day a week on household management, with a total of 23 hours and 45 minutes spent each on jobs including...

Feb 01, 2012, 04:30 ET

A Siberian Influence set to Bring Freezing Weather Conditions to the UK - Homes Should be on the Alert

The Met Office has issued its first England-wide Level 3 Cold Weather Alert of the winter and insurer, Allianz Your Cover, is urging households to...

Jan 19, 2012, 04:00 ET

Allianz Africa Opens a new Subsidiary in the Republic of Congo

Allianz Congo Assurances becomes the 15th subsidiary of Allianz Africa Allianz Africa, a subsidiary of Allianz Group dedicated to business in...

Jan 19, 2012, 04:00 ET

Allianz Africa ouvre une nouvelle filiale en République du Congo

Allianz Congo Assurances devient la 15ème filiale d'Allianz Africa Allianz Africa, filiale du groupe Allianz dédiée aux...

Dec 22, 2011, 05:57 ET

Don't Let an Argument Behind the Wheel Ruin Your Christmas

Insurer issues warning as 42% of people admit that in-car rows have ruined their Christmas. New research* by insurer Allianz Your Cover has...

Dec 12, 2011, 07:34 ET

More Households at Risk of a Wet Homecoming if December 2010 Weather Repeats Itself

The soaring cost of energy bills is being blamed for the 1.6 million homes at greater risk of winter flooding caused by a burst pipe as people...