Scor’s combined ratio deteriorates to 113.2%, GWP climbs 4.9% to US$21bnMarch 2 2023 by Kristina Shperlik
‘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.
India renewals to see prices climb 10-35%
- March 27
The market is likely to see property, fire and marine premiums correcting as negotiations hit their final week.
Indian property cover rates to go up as carriers start claim-based pricing: report
- March 20
The revision follows an IRDAI directive that rates published by the insurance information bureau need not be treated as a minimum rate.
Japan windstorm hardening in 1.4 renewals spotlight
- March 8
Pressure across the reinsurance market is delaying negotiations and could push up some rates 20-30%.
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.