New Zealand insurer Tower appoints Sharyn Reichstein as CRO

She will start her new role in July


Swiss Re: nat cat insured losses break $100bn threshold again in 2022

Natural catastrophes in 2022 included hurricane Ian, hailstorms in France and flooding in Australia


"Ample scope" for life and health insurance to be more inclusive, says Swiss Re Institute

The reinsurer ranks countries based on the inclusiveness of their L&H insurance markets.


New Zealand floods insured loss pegged at NZ$1.65bn

Catastrophe loss information provider Perils explains why the event was unprecedented


AIA flags "significantly higher" net earnings under IFRS 9 and 17

How hedging derivatives are treated largely the reason for CFO's prediction


China's industry practitioners praise CBIRC as dissolution flagged

Regulator's duties to be subsumed into larger body


China proposes folding CBIRC into new body

New regulator would sit directly below state council