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- September 27 2022
Rising D&O claims in Hong Kong may spur market correction
The 'ever-present' US class actions risk piling pressure on policies written for dual-listed companies.
- September 6 2022
Rising litigation funding drives higher claims costs in Australia
Social inflation remains far harder to predict than economic inflation.
- July 20 2022
More risk clarity key to China’s D&O capacity
China’s Securities Law has brought surging demand for D&O, as well as uncertainty.
- June 29 2022
Thailand’s new cannabis rules attract capacity
MGA Frontier sees D&O opportunity amid thousands of license applications to grow as a cash crop.
- June 23 2022
Frontier launches D&O and professional liability cover in Asia
The offering is supported by new capacity from Bermuda-based Relm.
- May 5 2022
Hardening cycle keeps traditional insurers from Asian crypto
Lack of competition is an opportunity for brokers and insurers.
- May 4 2022
Chinese insurers to step up D&O and cyber programmes: Lockton
Recent lawsuits have underscored the need for D&O insurance in the country.
- April 25 2022
Cyber attack fear increases among D&O insurers in Asia
Survey suggests their focus on the risk as "significant" is now more in line with European peers.
- April 6 2022
China’s liability market grows as motor premiums slow
While the legal system isn't as favourable, there is plenty of room for product innovation.
- March 10 2022
Hong Kong GI GWP to reach US$10.1bn in 2026: GlobalData
Market projected to grow 6.6% annually, as demand ticks up for liability cover such as cyber and D&O.
- March 9 2022
India privacy law to hit cyber, D&O policies
The need to comply with new rules will increase company exposure to data breaches.
- February 1 2022
New Aussie reporting rules may challenge cyber insurance
Insurers will have to split out their cyber data as part of IFRS 17 reforms – but this may not be so easy.
- August 24 2021
Australia’s hard market eases as risk appetite returns
D&O and property increases soften but cyber rates have jumped by up to 80%.
- August 13 2021
Australia’s D&O rates to stabilise with new disclosure law
A temporary rule introduced during the pandemic has been made permanent.
- July 22 2021
Asia’s ‘hard’ financial lines market to continue
Markel's Simon Moi said there has been a "flight to quality" in a Lloyd's webinar.
- July 12 2021
Beazley appoints APAC healthcare underwriter
Appointment of Prashansa Daga supports the expansion of the specialty player's medical & life sciences offering.
- July 1 2021
Reforms target Australia’s ‘absurd’ D&O rates
Senate bill aims to curb class-actions as premiums for PLCs tripled in 2020.
- May 11 2021
Asia’s appetite for financial lines cover wavers
D&O rates harden amid SPAC fallout and increased regulatory scrutiny.
- April 28 2021
APAC’s D&O landscape shaped by cyber and data risks
WTW and Clyde & Co. report says insurers are focusing on governance, audit and incident response amid an evolving threat landscape.
- April 20 2021
D&O cover in spotlight as Asia eyes SPACs boom
Expert tells IAN the market has seen an increase in enquiries for cover from Asia-based funds.