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Sovereign scores another A+ for financial strength

Thursday, 6 March 2014, 4:44 pm | Sovereign

For the seventh year running, Sovereign has been awarded an A+ (Superior) financial strength rating by international credit ratings agency, A.M. Best Company Inc. Sovereign is the only New Zealand-based life insurer to hold an AM Best A+ rating. More >>

Sovereign’s Progressive Care reaches million dollar mark

Friday, 20 December 2013, 12:03 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign’s Progressive Care reaches million dollar milestone Sovereign’s new severity-based trauma product, Progressive Care, has exceeded $1million in new annual premium in the eight weeks since it was launched. This represents almost 2,000 Progressive ... More >>

New appointments at Sovereign

Thursday, 12 December 2013, 7:50 pm | Sovereign

New appointments at Sovereign Sovereign has made several new executive appointments to support a company focus toward bringing industry-leading products and innovations to New Zealand customers. Joyce Au-Yeung has been appointed Chief Officer Health. ... More >>

Sovereign launches innovative severity-based product

Wednesday, 6 November 2013, 2:34 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign Insurance is revolutionising the way Kiwis protect themselves with the launch of Progressive Care – a product completely new to New Zealand. Based on customer feedback that showed New Zealanders wanted more options than health or trauma ... More >>

Sovereign’s Customer Team takes out Insurance Award

Friday, 27 September 2013, 2:45 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign’s Customer Relationship Team’s winning streak continues, romping home with the Insurance Industry award for the eighth time at the 2013 CRM Contact Centre Awards. More >>

Study reveals startling new data on wellbeing in NZ

Monday, 15 July 2013, 8:54 am | Sovereign

Older, female and financially stable New Zealanders have the highest wellbeing in New Zealand, a groundbreaking new social index has revealed. And although the inaugural Sovereign Wellbeing Index shows that the wellbeing of New Zealanders is startlingly ... More >>

Sovereign declared best life insurance company in NZ

Friday, 2 November 2012, 1:13 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign has been named New Zealand’s Life Insurance Company of the Year. The award, announced last night at the inaugural New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards, recognises a life insurance company that demonstrates innovation and delivers outstanding ... More >>

Sovereign’s Customer Relationship Team wins top title

Wednesday, 19 September 2012, 1:15 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign’s Customer Relationship Team, a team of 30, won the Insurance Industry award for the seventh consecutive year at last Friday’s annual CRM Contact Centre Awards. More >>

Sovereign announces free life insurance for new parents

Monday, 2 April 2012, 11:41 am | Sovereign

Sovereign is offering free life insurance to new parents in New Zealand. In a New Zealand first, Sovereign's free life insurance will cover both parents to the value of $10,000 each for their baby's first year. More >>

Sovereign connects more Kiwis to Best Doctors global network

Friday, 23 March 2012, 12:09 pm | Sovereign

Thousands more New Zealanders will now be able to get a second opinion from the world’s leading medical experts, as Sovereign expands its innovative Best Doctors ® partnership into workplaces. More >>

Sovereign strengthens its position as industry leader

Thursday, 17 November 2011, 11:05 am | Sovereign

Sovereign has strengthened its leadership of the New Zealand life insurance industry, according to new figures released by the Investment Savings and Insurance Association (ISI). More >>

Sovereign reports record demand for its newest products

Tuesday, 25 October 2011, 11:39 am | Sovereign

Sovereign’s newly released Business Continuity and Rural Insurance benefits have quickly become among the company’s fastest-selling new products ever. More >>

Sovereign to host landmark UN meeting in Auckland

Monday, 20 June 2011, 10:55 am | Sovereign

A United Nations-facilitated meeting in Auckland in August will develop ground-breaking new sustainability principles for the global insurance sector. More >>

New Nigel Latta website to help families cope with disasters

Thursday, 16 June 2011, 3:53 pm | Sovereign

A new website will help New Zealand families deal with the psychological effects of traumatic events such as the Christchurch earthquake. More >>

After the Quake with Nigel Latta

Wednesday, 15 June 2011, 10:36 am | Sovereign

Clinical psychologist and bestselling author Nigel Latta will present a television special to help New Zealand parents guide their children through post-earthquake trauma. More >>

Sovereign wins innovation award

Monday, 18 April 2011, 2:30 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign’s Best Doctors programme has won an Innovation Excellence Award from financial research and ratings company Canstar Cannex. More >>

Sovereign announces new Corporate Sales Manager

Wednesday, 13 April 2011, 1:43 pm | Sovereign

Michael Hewes has been appointed Sovereign’s Corporate Sales Manager. Michael brings nearly two decades of experience in the New Zealand insurance industry to the role, including six years as Sovereign’s Marketing Manager – Risk (1996-2003). More >>

Sovereign appoints new General Manager Adviser Distribution

Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 10:39 am | Sovereign

Sovereign is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrice de Marigny as General Manager Adviser Distribution. Patrice replaces Mark Collins who is now CEO, New Zealand Home Loans. Sovereign Chief Distribution Officer, David Haak says it was following ... More >>

Sovereign retains A+ financial strength rating

Thursday, 27 January 2011, 1:32 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign has again been awarded an A+ (Superior) grade from international credit-rating agency A.M. Best Company Inc (‘A.M. Best’)[1] , on the strength of its market-leading financial position and performance. More >>

Sovereign awarded five-star rating by advisers

Thursday, 16 September 2010, 4:51 pm | Sovereign

Sovereign has been awarded a five-star rating, the highest rating achievable, according to a survey by an independent research company. More >>