Saturday, September 23, 2017

Digital

Interconnected insurance

Interconnected insurance

We speak to data centre and interconnection specialist Equinix’s James Maudslay about the industry’s progress in digitisation.

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ZhongAn eyes HK expansion after IPO

ZhongAn eyes HK expansion after IPO

The company is looking to sell life insurance and other healthcare products in the territory after it lists on HKEx.

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ZhongAn seeks US$11bn valuation in HK IPO

ZhongAn seeks US$11bn valuation in HK IPO

China’s first internet-only insurer is selling a 15% stake that will see it raise US$1.5bn if the deal materialises.

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What customers want

What customers want

Companies that succeed in the future will be those that successfully redefine the very nature of what it means to be an insurer.

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Singapore sees first digitised direct insurance broker

Singapore sees first digitised direct insurance broker

Startup app PolicyPal will begin operating under its subsidiary BaoXianBaobao this week.

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Asia’s insurtech edge

Asia’s insurtech edge

Legacy issues are one of the biggest obstacles for insurers in developed markets. But not in Asia.

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Indian regulator surveys insurers on telematics

Indian regulator surveys insurers on telematics

Irdai is seeking a better understanding of how product design and pricing should work for mass adoption of telematics.

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Aviva, Tencent to launch Hong Kong online insurer

Aviva, Tencent to launch Hong Kong online insurer

The two companies are seeking regulatory approval to launch the disruptive startup.

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IAG names chief digital officer

IAG names chief digital officer

Mark Drasutis moves from NewsCorp to assume the newly created position and take a lead on customer experience.

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Allianz eyes more partnerships in Malaysia

Allianz eyes more partnerships in Malaysia

The company is looking at partnering with up to 10 firms this year to diversify and extend its business in the region.

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Indian insurers bullish on continued growth momentum

Indian insurers bullish on continued growth momentum

The country’s general insurance industry says that 20% annual growth will be sustainable in the coming years.

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Swiss Re and Ping An combine to launch typhoon solution

Swiss Re and Ping An combine to launch typhoon solution

The two companies have launched China’s first mobile-enabled typhoon property parametric insurance solution.

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China’s ZhongAn files US$1.5bn IPO in Hong Kong

China’s ZhongAn files US$1.5bn IPO in Hong Kong

China’s first internet-only insurer may launch its initial public offering before the end of the year.

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Ageas, EastWest launch Philippines digital venture

Ageas, EastWest launch Philippines digital venture

Troo will address access to health care, education for children, as well as support during retirement.

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Allianz seeks to accelerate growth in Asia

Allianz seeks to accelerate growth in Asia

The German insurer is planning to catch up with European competitors in the region, such as Prudential and AXA.

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Zhong An’s Hong Kong IPO expected July or August

Zhong An’s Hong Kong IPO expected July or August

The Chinese online insurer is expected to list as early as July or August to raise up to US$2b.

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Offline life firms dominate Korea’s online market

Offline life firms dominate Korea’s online market

Savings-type policies offered by traditional insurers are a hit with internet users in the country.

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Kyobo Life joins Korea’s insurance blockchain project

Kyobo Life joins Korea’s insurance blockchain project

The project will develop and implement an automatic payment system for small claims to policyholders.

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