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- May 17 2023
Opinion: Will the APAC trade credit market rise to the looming insolvency challenge?
With corporate risks expected to rise across Asia, carriers need to up their game and evolve more sophisticated methods of risk assessment.
- April 18 2023
Allianz Trade expands Asia excess of loss business
The global trade credit insurer will add new headcount in Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Japan and Malaysia.
- April 4 2023
Allianz Trade makes Singapore B2B e-commerce tie-up in Asia first
The trade credit specialist has agreed to underwrite risks for buy-now-pay-later fintech Bueno.money, the first time it has entered this market in the region.
- March 29 2023
Coface promotes Grishma Kewada to Singapore country manager
Kewada will report to Graham Crozier, chief executive for South-East Asia and India.
- March 28 2023
Sinosure underwriting results to see ‘marginal’ growth in long term: Fitch Ratings
The rating agency has affirmed the Chinese trade credit insurer's rating as A+ (strong) with a stable outlook.
- March 17 2023
Indian trade credit specialist Origin ties up with AU Group to expand offering
The partnership will help the Indian carrier offer coverage for political risk, non-payment, bankruptcy and insolvency.
- February 22 2023
Hong Kong’s Nova Insurance sees 20.7% revenue growth in first half
The broker's revenue climbed to US$7.8m, helped by an increase in professional indemnity and trade credit lines.
- January 31 2023
Asia trade credit market hardens, prepares for insolvencies
Higher demand and prices are helping insurers buffeted by supply chain disruptions, economic headwinds and less government support.
- January 17 2023
Sinosure insured US$900bn worth of trade in 2022
The trade-credit insurer saw its SME business grow 15.7% year-on-year covering US$227m in business.
- December 15 2022
Allianz Trade’s Maxim Ryzhkov handed China CEO role
The trade insurance specialist's former Nordic commercial director will relocate to Shanghai and start in the new role in January.
- November 15 2022
Allianz Trade appoints Domenico Lup CEO of Asean
Lup will relocate to Singapore and report to regional CEO Paul Flanagan.
- September 26 2022
WTW eyes Australia trade credit market with senior hire
Sydney-based Alistair Hewson, who will lead the team, has previously worked at Allianz Trade and Atradius.
- September 13 2022
Allianz Trade promotes two execs to APAC roles
Malgorzata Cybulska-Dusson joins as regional head of claims & collection and Amol Zambre as regional head of information & grading.
- August 19 2022
Credit Suisse arm files 18 Greensill-related claims totalling US$2.2bn
The asset manager has filed claims for "all insurable losses", according to document reviewed by IAN.
- July 12 2022
APAC free trade pact could boost premiums by US$29bn
With 16 countries involved, RCEP will increase demand across lines including marine, trade credit and engineering.
- July 6 2022
Asia trade credit hardening triggered by insolvency risk
Rising interest rates and reduction of Covid support heighten threat, but market players confident on growth.
- June 20 2022
Markel ramps up multi-buyer trade credit in Asia
The carrier says that as a specialist player it can offer greater flexibility in its products.
- April 14 2022
Insurers face rising non-payment risk in China
Ukraine crisis, high commodity prices, rising interest rates and the latest surge in Covid-19 cases are all factors.
- January 17 2022
Credit Suisse files claims with US$1.17bn exposure related to Greensill
The five claims are revealed as the bank tries to recoup more money after the supply chain financier's collapse.
- October 15 2021
Asia’s political risk market adapts to Zurich exit
The Swiss insurer is no longer a major market player and capacity in unlikely to be affected, but talent could leave.