Insurance

Indian insurers can now invest in REITs, infrastructure trusts

This will boost the overall portfolio yield held by these firms.
16 days ago

Indian insurers can now invest in REITs, infrastructure trusts

This will boost the overall portfolio yield held by these firms.
16 days ago

Sun Life is 2020's top Philippine life insurer

It netted a $175m net income and $811m premium income.
16 days ago

Ping An boosts green activities in support of China's carbon goal

It proposes performance targets for green finance and measures for green growth.
20 days ago

New specialty businesses to sustain Japan P&C insurers' capital

Growth of specialty products will support underwriting.
20 days ago

China's Leapstack seeks partnership with South Korean insurers

Leapstack will provide big data AI solutions to Korean commercial insurers.
21 days ago

India's LIC nets $24.4b in FY2021 new premiums

Its individual life business posted a first-year premium income of $7.5m.
21 days ago

Thai life premiums to hit $22.8b in 2025

Whole life plans drive the sector, accounting for 72% of premiums in 2020.
22 days ago

HSBC Life names new global head of customer proposition

HSBC Life has appointed Ying Teoh as global head of customer proposition effective 12 April.
22 days ago

Munich Re Syndicate launches Labuan retakaful window

Labuan FSA has approved the window facility to write sharia-compliant risks.
22 days ago

Retained earnings, foundation funds buoy Nippon Life's capital

But its capital position is vulnerable to a slump in the Japan stock market.
22 days ago

Philippine senator seeks to include HMOs in insurance code

He also wants the Insurance Commission to be placed under the central bank.
23 days ago

Fraught capital markets put Chinese life insurers on edge

Credit exposure has become more vulnerable to rising defaults.
23 days ago

Philippine non-life insurers must apply new catastrophe rates by April 2022

The cession of facility rates will be based on a maximum limit per risk.
24 days ago

Good underwriting, investments boost Taiwan's Shinkong Insurance in 2020

Its capital and surplus have grown 43% over the past five years.
24 days ago

Indian general insurers wary of growth outlook

The sector is still plagued by negative consumer sentiment, and there are concerns for the 2022 financial year.
24 days ago

In Hong Kong, savings and investment products boom amidst low rates

The annual rankings reveal that the city’s top insurers yielded HK$688b in terms of assets.
27 days ago