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nib establishes a health services joint venture with Cigna Corporation. The specialist healthcare data science and services company, known as Honeysuckle Health, has the specific purpose of delivering better health outcomes for members and communities generally.

We launch our Clinical Partners program which guarantees arhi members no out-of-pocket expense for knee and hip replacement surgery. In addition, access is provided where appropriate to home rehabilitation services.

For the first time nib holdings limited is included within the ASX100.

We become the first major partner of Richmond’s inaugural AFLW team and extend of our Principal Sponsorship of the nib Newcastle Knights for a further three seasons.

In a first for the Australian health industry we launch nib Skill for Amazon Alexa to better connect members to local health providers and health insurance information.

nib foundation announces a donation of $1 million to help fund programs aimed specifically at ‘closing the gap’ in health and life expectancy outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

We complete the purchase of QBE’s travel insurance business (QBE Travel). In addition, our World Nomads Group travel business rebrands to nib Travel to support our growth plans.


nib launches our Going to Hospital tool to help members work out whether they are covered for a specific hospital procedure, how much it might cost and which specialist they should see.

We expand our First Choice Network, which features a growing community of trusted ancillary health professionals, to provide members with peace of mind, lower costs and reduced out-of-pocket expenses.

nib launches the first ever Maori population health initiative with Auckland iwi, Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei to provide free universal private health insurance as well as wellness programs for their members.

We launch our successful Whitecoat platform in New Zealand.

We announce a partnership with Tasly Holding Group, a large Chinese pharmaceutical company, with plans to sell a critical illness product in China.

nib acquires QBE’s travel insurance business, QBE Travel, as part of our World Nomads Group expansion.


GU Health is welcomed into the nib family after our acquisition of the specialist corporate private health insurer.

nib holdings limited enters the S&P/ASX200 meaning we are one of the 200 largest stocks present on the Australian Securities Exchange.

We introduce artificial intelligence technology to assist customers with their enquiries with the launch of the first chatbots for private health insurance in Australia and New Zealand.

We join the Tiger army securing a new three-year joint-major partnership with the Richmond Football Club.

nib holdings limited marks its 10 year anniversary of listing on the ASX.


nib and Suncorp announce distribution alliance offering health insurance under the Suncorp and Apia brands.

We become principal naming rights partners with Newcastle Knights.

nib establishes a whitelabel partnership with The Automobile Association in New Zealand.

We join forces with health insurance companies Bupa and HBF to expand nib’s health provider directory, Whitecoat.


nib acquires World Nomad’s Group (WNG), Australia’s third largest travel insurance provider.

We launch a new whitelabelling partnership with Qantas, called Qantas Assure, which rewards customers with Qantas Points for being active.

nib reaches a significant milestone in the company’s history signing our one millionth Australian Residents Health Insurance (arhi) customer.


nib and Apia enter strategic distribution alliance to sell private health insurance under the Apia brand.

We sign on with Super Rugby team the Auckland Blues as major sponsor for a three year period.

nib launches nib Options, a cosmetic surgery and dental service which offers Australian consumers treatment from highly reputable clinical specialists in accredited facilities both in Australia and overseas.


nib launches Whitecoat a search and comparison website that will help Australian consumers make better purchasing decisions.


nib drives expansion into the international market by acquiring TOWER Medical Insurance Limited in New Zealand, forming nib New Zealand.

nib and United Healthcare International join forces with the announcement of a strategic alliance through which nib will support UnitedHealthcare International’s customers while in Australia.

nib celebrates its 60 year anniversary.


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