Thursday, October 19, 2017

Singapore

Asia’s non-life market to continue growth

Asia’s non-life market to continue growth

Southeast Asia and emerging countries to lead premium growth of the non-life market this year, according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

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Skilled insurance brokers in demand in Singapore

Skilled insurance brokers in demand in Singapore

A skills shortage in the Lion City is forcing insurers to look overseas for talented insurance specialists.

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Singapore mandates compareFIRST submissions

Singapore mandates compareFIRST submissions

MAS will require all insurers in Singapore to submit information to new one-stop online portal.

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Standard Life shuts Singapore business

Standard Life shuts Singapore business

Firm remains committed to its Asian business with focus on Chinese and Indian partners.

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Singapore prepares to roll out compulsory health insurance scheme

Singapore prepares to roll out compulsory health insurance scheme

Ministry of Health initiative gathers pace with household check exercise.

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Great American Insurance Group establishes in Singapore

Great American Insurance Group establishes in Singapore

Monetary Authority of Singapore grants formal licence for branch operation.

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China Life Insurance launches first overseas unit in Singapore

China Life Insurance launches first overseas unit in Singapore

Singapore to offer a wide range of products, including health insurance and investment options.

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AXA launching units in Singapore, Hong Kong and Shanghai

Data Innovation Lab in Singapore to conduct R&D work using data analytics.

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Tokio Marine Kiln names trade and political risks underwriter in Singapore

Tokio Marine Kiln names trade and political risks underwriter in Singapore

Edmund Lee will focus on underwriting specialist credit, trade, surety and political risk products across Asia.

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Asia’s protection gap to reach US$41tr – AIA

Asia’s protection gap to reach US$41tr – AIA

Insurance giant also signs joint collaboration agreement with I2R to determine the insurance needs of Singaporean consumers.

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ACE Group names medical malpractice manager for Asia

ACE Group names medical malpractice manager for Asia

Kamal Hamzah to lead the development and underwriting execution of ACE’s medical malpractice business in the region.

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Singapore, London can collaborate on insurance solutions in Asia

Singapore, London can collaborate on insurance solutions in Asia

Collaboration would address the demand for insurance in Asia with regulations focused on outcomes.

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Singapore’s life insurance business edges down in Q1

Singapore’s life insurance business edges down in Q1

Surge in single-premium products attributed.

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Manulife launches financial advisory unit in Singapore

Manulife launches financial advisory unit in Singapore

Products offered under financial advisory arm set to rise.

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BPL reshuffles Asia-Pacific leadership

BPL reshuffles Asia-Pacific leadership

Peter Gilbert’s move to Singapore aimed at helping service BPL’s base of banks and corporates, and develop new markets and clients.

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AXA strikes partnership deal with SingPost

AXA strikes partnership deal with SingPost

Financial advisers will promote AXA’s insurance products at 34 post offices in Singapore under a 10-year agreement.

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Manulife inks USD1.2bn Asia distribution deal with DBS Group

Manulife inks USD1.2bn Asia distribution deal with DBS Group

Deal also allows DBS’ six million-strong retail, wealth and SME customer base to access the various life and health insurance solutions offered by Manulife.

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Min Ong to lead Berkshire insurance’s energy business in Asia

Min Ong to lead Berkshire insurance’s energy business in Asia

Ong, based in Singapore, will lead the energy business of BHSI as Asia Regional Head of Energy

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