China Re issues typhoon-linked ILS in Hong Kong

Regulators are pushing for more from mainland re/insurers


Axa Asia units ink annuity reinsurance deal with Global Atlantic

Closed life books involved are backed by $4.8bn of assets


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

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


Beijing to abolish foreign ownership cap for US life & health insurers

Chubb welcomes deal terms while deal document might have let slip China Re US expansion plans


Hong Kong exchange raises pressure on insurers over ESG

Chinese underwriters face increased disclosure rules from July


China Life Re expands with Hong Kong subsidiary

Aims to offer life and health re/insurance in the region


Mapfre seals giant Chinese infrastructure partnership

The Spanish insurer will collaborate with China Re on the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative


China Re to acquire speciality insurer Chaucer

The Hanover sells out in $950m deal


Hong Kong reinsurers to gain preferential treatment from China

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