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  • Pacific Guardian Life hit by cyber attack

    08 April 2024
  • AI to step in if Japanese natcats hit staff

    25 January 2024
  • Japan's life and health insurers deliver relief to earthquake-hit customers

    18 January 2024

    Firms' waivers extend from payment deadlines to daily exercise requirements

  • Japan's slow road to sustainability

    04 January 2024

    There is certainly a will to move towards sustainability in Japan. But with the country so reliant on fossil fuels for its energy, it could be a lengthy transition. Sarfraz Thind reports

  • Thai Life's IPO boosts capital position

    01 July 2022
  • Major Japanese life insurers' profit declines after mortality revision

    08 June 2020

    Moody's warned Covid-19 remains disruptive for the next fiscal year

  • Revised mortality table hits life profits in Japan

    04 December 2019

    Moody’s attributes 9% profit fall among majors to 2018 revision

  • Moody's reinstates Japanese life sector outlook to stable

    11 December 2017

    Agency cites strategic resilience to ultra-low rates for upgrade

  • Japanese insurers pile into debt market to meet upcoming capital requirements

    21 June 2016

    Taking advantage of low rates to access cheap funding

  • Meiji Yasuda Life's 945% solvency ratio strongest in Japanese life

    12 September 2014

    Risky-asset exposure could bring capital pressure