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Japan is often viewed as one of the most mature and most sophisticated insurance markets in Asia Pacific – so how the nation’s regulator tackles big issues like capital standards is of immense importance to many.
The year to date has not been kind to any nation in Asia Pacific – we find out how the life sector is meeting the challenges of 2020 and preparing to serve customers in future.
As with every country in Asia, Japan was not untouched by COVID-19, although a lot of the pandemic’s negative effects were curtailed by swift action from the government and the central bank.
Toa Re expects a more volatile environment for businesses in the wake of COVID-19, but sees new opportunities in areas like agriculture.
Japan Insurance Brokers Association offers insights into the main issues faced by Japanese insurance players and forecasts upcoming changes that could affect the market.
We spoke to some InsurTechs to get a clear idea of what it has been like to operate in a strictly-regulated market.