Asia Pacific

  • Overseas units drive profits in Japan, while local auto lines mis-fire

    21 May 2024

    MS&AD, Tokio Marine and Sompo reported annual results yesterday

  • Japanese life firms' profits improve as Covid costs recede

    20 May 2024

    Japan Post Insurance and T&D Holdings both benefitted from new laws on deemed hospitalisation

  • Nippon Life to buy 20% of Corebridge for $3.8bn as part of US expansion

    16 May 2024

    Parties want deal done by Q1 2025

  • South Korean insurers' solvency ratios improve under transitional measures

    14 May 2024

    The regulatory capital the industry required under KIC-S rules decreased by KRW 4.1trn

  • Everest seals Apra's nod for Australian business

    14 May 2024
  • Actuaries can demonstrate their full value in handling incomplete datasets

    13 May 2024

    Just gathering data and running models not enough for epochal challenges, Finity principal says

  • Great Eastern gets M&A bid from local banking partner

    13 May 2024
  • Japan's ANDI launches anti-fraud system for auto repairs

    10 May 2024
  • 'We keep losing money', global reinsurers warn about Australian property cover

    07 May 2024

    Australian insurance delegation visited Lloyd's and other reinsurers for candid talks last year

  • Cyclone-prone homes pay 35% lower premiums since Australian government starts sharing risk

    07 May 2024

    ARPC found insurance availability also improving

  • Swiss Re predicts optimistic outlook for Middle East insurance market

    06 May 2024

    However, the reinsurer warned the region must increasingly consider natcat risks

  • Actuaries advised to check job contracts for non-disclosure clauses

    02 May 2024

    Gagging provisions may clash with professional duty, Australian profession told

  • Insurers have role to prevent domestic abuse, government advisor says

    02 May 2024
  • Hong Kong sets out stance on capital and crypto assets

    01 May 2024
  • Australian life firms warned of surrender risk and outdated products

    01 May 2024

    Prudential regulator Suzanne Smith spells out room for improvement