Asteron Insurance

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Asteron is a key business within the Suncorp Group and a life insurance specialist in Australia andNew Zealand. Asteron has been protecting Australian families for more than 175 years, issuing the first life insurance policy in Australia in 1833 and then paying the first claim in 1837. Asteron was named the AFA/Plan for Life, 2008 Life Company of the Year. Asteron's broad range of life insurance products have been designed to protect you, your family and your business against the financial impacts of death, sickness or injury.

At the end of December 2008, the life insurance portfolio of Asteron in Australia comprised of more than 250,000 policies and $400 million in force premiums. In 2008, Asteron paid more than $369 million in total claims to around 6,200 customers Australia-wide.

About the Suncorp Group

Asteron is a Suncorp Life brand. Suncorp Life is the life insurance, superannuation and investment, asset management and financial advice arm of the Suncorp Group. The Suncorp Group is one of Australiaand New Zealand's largest diversified financial services providers, supplying banking, general insurance and life insurance products and services.

The Suncorp Group has around 7 million customers served through well established and recognised brands such as AAMI, APIA, Asteron and Tyndall, as well as Suncorp and GIO. Suncorp is Australia's second largest domestic general insurance group, fifth largest bank and seventh largest life insurer with more than 17,000 employees, Suncorp has representation in 450 offices, branches and agencies throughout Australia and New Zealand. The Suncorp Group is ranked 22 in Australian terms of market capitalisation.

Contact Asteron Insurance

Call: 1800 221 727
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