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  • Bite-sized insurance plans gain traction in India

    The COVID-19 pandemic has changed consumer expectations and needs for insurance and small ticket insurance plans are today gaining traction across the country.

    AIRPlus | 15 Apr 2021
  • Conditions favour growth of captives in Asian markets

    Companies are increasingly using captive insurance to self-insure their risks, as rate hardening and COVID-19 disruption affect commercial insurance. Companies want broader coverage and more risk transfer, but insurers are limited by their solvency and ability to expand. Could captives and other forms of risk transfer play a role in this, especially in the emerging Asian markets?

    AIRPlus | 15 Apr 2021
  • India: COVID-19 claims settlement not keeping pace with the claims filed

    There is a large gap of 54% in the value of COVID claims submitted and COVID claims settled by the general insurers as on 31 March 2021 according to figures made available by the General Insurance Council of India (GIC).

    AIRPlus | 15 Apr 2021
  • Zhong An opens Fintech centre in Singapore

    ZA Tech Global has opened its first Asia Fintech Centre (AFC), which will specialise in solving specific use-cases in insurance and financial services in collaboration with industry partners, according to an announcement by the firm.

    AIRPlus | 14 Apr 2021
  • Insurer ramps up learning and development for advisers across Asia

    Manulife has launched a region-wide training academy for its growing 115,000 insurance advisers in Asia.

    Agents | 13 Apr 2021
  • Brokerslink introduces new Asia Pacific regional manager

    Global broking business Brokerslink has announced the appointment of Au Quang Hien to the role of regional manager for Asia Pacific.

    People | 13 Apr 2021
  • Aviva Singlife reinforces merger with appointment of group chief investment officer

    Aviva Singlife the holding company established following the merger of Aviva Ltd and Singapore Life has appointed Kim Rosenkilde as group chief investment officer with effect from 8 April 2021. An industry veteran with over 30 years in financial markets, Mr Rosenkilde's appointment comes as Aviva Singlife Holdings strengthens its new leadership team and brings the best of its investment capabilities from Aviva Singapore and Singlife together under one brand.

    People | 13 Apr 2021
  • AIA PUBLIC Takaful appoints first woman as board chairperson

    AIA PUBLIC Takaful has announced the appointment of Mahani binti Amat as its board chairperson with effect from 6 April 2021. She succeeds Dato' Thomas Mun Lung Lee, who retires after successfully completing his tenure of directorship with the company.

    People | 13 Apr 2021
  • Australia: March floods raise general insurers' Nat CAT burden

    Losses emanating from the heavy rainfall and severe flooding in Australia's eastern states in March this year are expected to put pressure on Australian general insurers' underwriting margins.

    AIRPlus | 13 Apr 2021
  • Asia Pacific: Protracted low interest rates to drive insurers to push premium increases

    Lower-for-longer interest rates have a number of implications for the credit profiles of Asia-Pacific (APAC) insurers, with the overall impact dependent on existing product mixes and investment portfolios, says Fitch Ratings.

    Asia | 13 Apr 2021

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