Australian Insurance Companies

Submitted by Share Trading on 9 March, 2010 - 19:12

Researching for Australian insurance companies to invest or trade shares?

Researching for Australian insurance companies to invest or trade shares? Or insurance companies listed on the Australian sharemarket? Well here’s a list of the insurance companies found on the Australian stockmarket. The ASX have a variety of businesses listed on their exchange which represent the insurance industry. The insurance sector contains companies which provide insurance services to the public.

Australian Insurance Company Stocks

  • Amp (AMP) - is a financial company engaging in wealth management provision, banking and allied solutions and service as well as investment management.
  • Axa Asia Pacific Holdings (AXA) - is now one of the leading providers of retirement funds, insurances, investment products as well as businesses, families and individual saving plans in the world.
  • Calliden Group (CIX) - is a specialist insurance services provider with a focus on the underwriting of general insurance and management of investments of shareholders' and insurance funds.
  • Insurance Australia Group (IAG) - is an Australia-based company engaged in the provision of general insurance services including and wide variety of both commercial and personal products.
  • Qbe Insurance Group (QBE) - QBE Insurance was listed on the ASX (Australian Stock Exchange) on 28 June, 1973. QBE Insurance group's operations cover 44 countries which underwrites general and reinsurance risks, investment management and management of the economic entity's share of the NSW and Victorian workers' compensation scheme.
  • Suncorp-Metway (SUN) - is an Australian-based financial services group engaged in the provision of banking, superannuation, insurance, retail services, funds management products and corporate and commercial sector services.
  • Tower Australia Group (TAL) - is a specialist life insurance services provider. The principal activities of the Company include catering of life insurance services, management of funds, risk superannuation, provision of financial advice and investment management.
  • Tower (TWR) - is an independent financial services provider. TOWER began its business operations in New Zealand in 1869 as a government department focused on the provision of life insurance policies and pensions.