Read the latest edition of AIR and MEIR as an Interactive e-book

Jul 2021

Read the latest edition of AIR and MEIR as an Interactive e-book

Regulation for greater financial stability


Taiwan is one of the most advanced insurance markets in the Asia, and with that comes the need for progressive regulation. Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission has been grappling with developments in the market, including sustainability and green investing.

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Hong Kong welcomes new reinsurer


Tencent-backed FuSure Reinsurance is expected to bring more technological innovation to the market.

From public welfare to insurance


We spoke to Waterdrop founder Mr Shen Peng to understand the strategy of China’s first InsurTech company listed offshore.

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    Crypto: Risk or opportunity

    While many technological developments – like AI and driverless cars – could have been lifted straight from the pages of science fiction, the same cannot be said of cryptocurrencies.

Asia Advisers Network Insights

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    Asia Advisers Network Insights

    The MDRT Academy continues to grow with new members Singapore: Surer launches marketplace for instant insurance quotation Manulife partners LIMRA to secure top advisory talents Hong Kong: Regulator looks at conduct issues for agents selling...

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    Holding the world to ransom

    In 2020, the world lost $20bn to ransomware attacks, up from $11.5bn in 2019 and a full 57 times more than the $325m in 2015. US-based Cybersecurity Ventures predicted a 30% y-o-y growth in ransomware attacks, with a new attack being perpetrated...

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  • Insuring construction risks: Shaping a consolidating sector

    In Australia, the construction market has become more competitive with mergers and acquisitions and COVID-19 has added a level of uncertainty.

Life & health

  • Meeting challenges stemming from dementia

    With the progression of the super-ageing society, how to address dementia has become a serious social issue in aged economies including Japan. The Life Insurance Association of Japan examined the challenges stemming from dementia and issued a...


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  • Asia: Hybrid SIRC planned for this year

    Plans are afoot to hold this year’s Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC) as a hybrid event – according to the event organisers, the Singapore Reinsurers’ Association (SRA).

  • China: CBIRC rules for crisis resolution by insurers emphasise self-reliance

    Insurance companies, banks and other financial entities have been directed to draw up and submit to the CBIRC their first-ever recovery plans by the end of August next year so as to strengthen crisis awareness and the crisis response capabilities of...

  • Hong Kong: FWD seeks US IPO

    PCGI Intermediate, the parent company of FWD Group and FWD, has filed confidentially for a US initial public offering, moving ahead with preparations for a long-awaited listing, according to a report by Bloomberg.

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