Troubled Thai P&C player seeks turnaround after Covid claim spikeJune 17 2022 by Andrew Tjaardstra
Moody’s downgrades Fubon Insurance as pandemic hits profitability
- March 10
The Taiwanese insurer's rating was changed to A2 from A1 with outlook changed to negative from stable.
Hannover Re’s 2022 APAC P&C combined ratio surges to 126.1%
- March 10
The German reinsurer was hit by floods in Australia and Malaysia, typhoons in Japan and South Korea and Covid losses in Taiwan and Thailand.
Hong Kong ends mask mandate from March 1
- February 28
The SAR is set to host several major events in March, including music festival Clockenflap, Art Basel and the Hong Kong Sevens.
Covid, nat cat woes continue at Japan’s ‘big three’
- February 15
Net profits at Tokio Marine fell 27.4%, with Sompo Holdings declining 79.5% and MS&AD dropping 57% for the first nine months of FY 2022.
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.