Coronavirus: insurance regulatory action tracker - UPDATED

The latest worldwide insurance regulatory responses to Covid-19 summarised


Chinese go on $13bn health insurance buying spree in January

Take-up in the month exceeded one-quarter of recent annual demand


Chinese non-life insurers develop products for ailing local business

As the Covid-19 pandemic puts the world on path to recession, innovative property and casualty insurers in China are designing products to help SMEs and exporters alike. David Walker reports


Chinese regulator lets go of Anbang with buyers in the wings

Watchdog praises longer-term focus of firm's life business


China extends preferential treatment to Hong Kong reinsurers

Deal helps position Hong Kong as a risk management centre, says Insurance Authority


Chinese insurers' C-Ross compliance pays off

But firms are still exposed to risky investments


Hong Kong reinsurers to gain preferential treatment from China

Lower capital charges to be awarded to Chinese insurers ceding business to Hong Kong reinsurers


Chinese regulator revises rules on life insurance actuarial reporting

CBRIC also sets expectations of hiring chief actuaries