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  • Howden and RKH to merge

    Hyperion Insurance Group will combine its retail and specialist broking businesses, Howden and RKH, under one management team bringing together their international retail network along with specialty and reinsurance expertise respectively.

    Asia | 13 Sep 2019
  • Guy Carpenter names long-time employee as new chairman

    Guy Carpenter, a subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), has appointed former vice chairman David Priebe as chairman with immediate effect. Based in New York, Mr Priebe has held various leadership roles at Guy Carpenter since 1981 and possesses broad global experience in reinsurance.

    Asia | 11 Sep 2019
  • London's global prominence in insurance may be marred by Brexit

    According to a Bloomberg report United Kingdom's global insurance role could diminish gradually due to Brexit. As much as $75bn of business is shifting to rival financial centres in the European Union as a consequence of Britain's vote to leave the EU.

    Asia Risk | 05 Sep 2019
  • Global: Aon report says Lloyd's market is at a pivotal stage

    Aon, a leading global professional services firm, yesterday released its report, "Lloyd's Update - Redefining the Future", which highlights that Lloyd's is at a pivotal moment in its evolution.

    Asia | 05 Sep 2019
  • Africa: Cell captive structures support insurance industry development

    Cell captive structures have the potential to help address some of the structural constraints faced by many insurance markets in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a report titled, "The potential of the cell captive structure for sub-Saharan Africa".

    Africa | 02 Sep 2019
  • Australia: Professional indemnity insurance market turns more challenging

    The first half of 2019 has proven challenging for many professional services firms renewing their professional indemnity insurance policies, says Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions.

    Asia | 30 Aug 2019
  • Former Lloyd's APAC CEO joins Delta Insurance as board member

    Specialist insurance provider and Lloyd's of London coverholder Delta Insurance has appointed DXC Technology global head of reinsurance and specialty sales Kent Chaplin to its advisory board. In his advisory role, he will provide strategic planning, business development and governance support for Delta Insurance Group with respect to its New Zealand and Asia Pacific operations.

    Asia | 28 Aug 2019
  • Saudi Arabia: Decennial liability insurance expected to expand in the region

    Now that Saudi Arabia has made decennial liability insurance mandatory, other GCC countries are expected to follow suit soon, according to Mr Sarran Abu Saq, regional VP - business development, of ACE Insurance and Reinsurance Brokers.

    Middle East | 28 Aug 2019
  • Malaysia: General insurance industry slows by 1.4% in 1H2019

    Challenged by the twin challenges of a low penetration rate and escalating claims, the general insurance industry in Malaysia recorded a drop of 1.4% with gross direct premiums of MYR8.92bn ($2.12bn) for the first six months of 2019 compared to the same period last year according to the latest figures released by Persatuan Insurans Am Malaysia (PIAM).

    Asia | 27 Aug 2019
  • Australia: Professional indemnity insurance market in transformation, says Aon

    As the professional indemnity (PI) insurance market in Australia continues to deteriorate, increased claims activity and several large settlements have led to unprofitable loss ratios for insurers as well as challenging times for many professional services firms renewing their PI insurance policies.

    Asia | 26 Aug 2019


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