Friday, January 19, 2018

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Counting the cost of Iranian tanker spill

Counting the cost of Iranian tanker spill

Insurers are preparing to pay claims on the Sanchi, which sank last weekend after burning for eight days.

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Let insurance funds build infrastructure

Let insurance funds build infrastructure

Much still needs to be done to marry insurance capital in Asia with suitable projects. It is time to do it.

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Singapore Life buys Zurich portfolio

Singapore Life buys Zurich portfolio

The city’s newest insurer has gone from fintech startup to significant player.

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Motor premiums versus autonomy

Motor premiums versus autonomy

The rise of autonomous vehicles will require motor insurers to pursue new sources of revenue.

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Tough times for reinsurers in China

Tough times for reinsurers in China

Tighter regulations and the country’s new solvency regime are putting pressure on both the top and bottom lines.

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Cyber risk rising

Cyber risk rising

Are underwriters prepared for the digital equivalent of Hurricane Andrew?

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An end to rate reductions?

An end to rate reductions?

Insurance buyers with a built-in expectation of year-on-year, double-digit discounts may not like 2018.

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Investors look forward to 2018

Investors look forward to 2018

Global economic growth proved surprisingly robust during 2017 given the challenges it faced. Will it continue?

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Bridging the protection gap with PPP

Bridging the protection gap with PPP

Public-private partnerships might offer the best hope of solving under-insurance in emerging Asia.

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Philippines to probe GSIS reinsurance contracts

Philippines to probe GSIS reinsurance contracts

An inquiry into the Government Service Institution System highlights the challenges faced in emerging markets.

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Life insurance still driving valuation growth

Life insurance still driving valuation growth

The embedded value of Asian insurers continues to grow, driven by life insurance premiums and capital markets.

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Asia’s product recall problem

Asia’s product recall problem

The outsourcing of global manufacturing to Asia has lowered the cost of products — but also the quality.

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Racing to beat climate change

Racing to beat climate change

Insurers are divided on how climate change will affect the industry overall.

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The future of insurtech

The future of insurtech

The level of innovation seen in the industry so far has merely scratched the surface.

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Targeting Asian growth

Targeting Asian growth

International insurers are looking to under-invested emerging Asian markets as a solution to their problems at home.

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China’s innovation problem

China’s innovation problem

While there are clearly some novel ideas with regards to online shopping, can China truly innovate?

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Where now for Asia Capital Re?

Where now for Asia Capital Re?

The failure to secure a sale to Chinese investors has sent the company back to square one.

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Make risk management great again

Make risk management great again

Risk managers are operating in a world of abundant uncertainty, but need to embrace change, says Parima chairman.

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