East Asian insurance markets may have ‘bottomed out’February 10 2023 by Kristina Shperlik
Chaucer results bolster China Re amid difficult year
- March 31
The Lloyd's specialty player's COR at 92.99% in FY 2022 while the group's P&C reinsurance arm saw profits fall 55.5%.
‘Tough’ Philippines renewals seeing up to 50% hikes in property, PV to climb 30%
- March 30
Reinsurers adamant on rate increases even for loss-free accounts due to cat exposure, inflation and treaty costs.
World Bank cat bond listing boosts Hong Kong’s ILS ambitions
- March 29
As a risk management hub, the city is looking to attract talent, diversify business and develop an ecosystem, says HKIA's Clement Cheung.
NSW’s new government urged to bin premium levy
- March 28
Dropping the emergency service levy, which adds an 18% surcharge to home insurance and 40% to business premiums in the state, will lower insurance costs.
Allianz Re: Agriculture Insurance in Asia: Protection gap and embracing technology
Digital transformation is at the heart of bridging protection gap and removing bottlenecks for farm cover in China and India.
AXA XL: Helping ESG move from the periphery to the mainstream
Underwriter Victoria Soo and Senior Risk Analyst Daryl Soh on how credit insurance helps finance infrastructure projects and other ESG investments.