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- April 30 2020
Robin Spencer to lead Prudential Thailand
He was previously chief operating officer and replaces Aman Chowla.
- April 27 2020
Singapore insurtech Igloo raises US$16m
Founder Wei Zhu wants to tap into the rise of digital in South-East Asia.
- March 27 2020
Surge in Thailand L&H purchases due to Covid-19
Two million coronavirus-related policies were sold in March alone.
- March 20 2020
Thai Life seeks US$700m IPO: report
The Covid-19 outbreak and gloomy market sentiment could hinder the plans.
- March 19 2020
Prudential seals US$753m TMB bancassurance deal
FWD will leave its agreement on April 1 after a period of heavy expansion in Thailand.
- March 4 2020
Ex-Viriyah exec Benraheem to lead Generali GC&C in Thailand
The country is a key market for the Italian giant led in the region by Rob Leonardi.
- February 7 2020
Prudential appoints emerging markets, Singapore CEOs
Wilfred Blackburn moves back to Hong Kong and Dennis Tan joins from OCBC Bank.
- February 5 2020
Will Thailand’s motor market turnaround in 2020?
High repair costs and fierce competition are squeezing margins but rate hardening has begun.
- February 4 2020
Tokio Marine Thailand completes merger with Safety
The newly formed player is aiming for a GWP target of US$676m in three years.
- January 31 2020
Howden’s Asia ambition
Goh Chye Huat is looking to build on a transformational year.
- December 30 2019
FWD completes acquisition of Thailand’s Siam City
The rapidly growing Hong Kong insurer has diversified its Thailand footprint.
- December 13 2019
Thailand’s insurtech Sunday raises US$11m
The fresh capital will help the stat-up expand in Asia.
- November 15 2019
Thailand’s TMB reviewing bancassurance deals: report
The bank, which is going through a merger, is looking into its agreements, including with FWD.
- October 25 2019
Dhipaya Life eyes 2020 IPO
The Bangkok based insurer is once again attempting to list on Thailand's SET.
- October 24 2019
Peter Grimes to lead FWD in Thailand
The group's Philippines chief executive will relocate in the new year.
- October 11 2019
Thai regulator needs teeth
The OIC should be given more independence, says the IMF in its latest assessment.
- September 30 2019
Curing Asean’s ‘demographic tide’
The health insurance industry must embrace technology and digitisation as its societies get older.
- September 27 2019
MoU signed between regulators OIC and MAS
Thailand and Singapore commit to collaboration on industry supervision.
- September 27 2019
SCB Life recruits David Korunić as chief executive
Former AXA exec to lead company's Thailand business as deal with FWD completes.
- September 20 2019
Thailand’s motor market under pressure
A reduction in the cap on broker commissions could help stem losses.