General insurance

Growth continues for China's insurance market

The country came second behind the US in terms of total premium volume in 2020.

Growth continues for China's insurance market

The country came second behind the US in terms of total premium volume in 2020.

Malaysian central bank pushes upgrades to insurer, takaful capital framework

These upgrades ensure that the framework remains effective amidst shifting market conditions.

India's Digit Insurance secures $200m in latest funding round

The investment will result in a 5% dilution of the firm's equity.

Thai general insurance GWPs to hit $10.6b in 2025: report

Growth is expected to recover from 2022 onwards and will witness an upward trend.

Major South Korean insurers to stop underwriting new coal projects

The confirmation follows pressure from a network of civic groups.

AXA sells Malaysian insurance assets to Generali

The deals will turn Generali into Malaysia's second biggest P&C player.

CBA sells general insurance arm to Hollard Group

The two firms have struck a 15-year distribution deal for home and motor vehicle insurance.

Better credit quality ahead for South Korean insurers in 2021

Life insurers saw better profits in 2020, whilst non-lifers saw improved loss ratio.

Thailand's Bangkok Insurance going strong despite looming pressures

Its balance sheet is supported by strong risk-adjusted capitalisation.

India issues indemnity guidelines for insurance intermediaries

Policies issued will cover damages resulting from breaches of duty.

South Korea's Kakao clinches initial nod for digital non-life licence

The company will be granted full approval within six months once prerequisites are met.

Hong Kong insurers' reskilling efforts focus on data: report

The training market is adjusting through rehashing their portfolios.

Indian non-lifers post strong growth in May despite pandemic

Premium growth was driven by the low base effect plus growth in the health segment.

Australia's insurance reskilling looks 'robust': report

Training programmes are being offered especially on entry-level skills.

670 Sun Life Asia advisors join MDRT Academy

The academy helps financial professionals accelerate their careers.

Indian general insurers expect single-digit premium growth in FY2022: report

It is expected to post a 3-4.5% marginaL ROE due to investment income.

Prudential Hong Kong to give away insurance plans to boost COVID vaccine

Hong Kong citizens who have received at least one vaccine dose can join.