Australia ASX: SUN Suncorp Group stock price chart
Suncorp Group (ASX: SUN) : Australian finance, insurance, and banking corporation. Industry : General insurance, Banking, Life insurance, Superannuation, Wealth management. S&P/ASX 20 Component. In 1919, Queensland established the State Accident Insurance Office, and soon after, created State Government Insurance Office (SGIO) which took over the State Accident Insurance Office. In 1985, the company dropped the SGIO name in favour of the name Suncorp, and Suncorp became an independent corporation. In 1996, it became a largest general insurance group by the merger of Suncorp, Metway Bank and the Queensland Industry Development Corporation (QIDC). Headquarters: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.