2229

Pension fund assets reach $28trn

They grew 4% in 2011, according to Towers Watson

2166

Brazil's regulation under fire

Trade groups question reinsurance protectionism after 2011 cats

2092

Scor sees €140m hit from Thai floods

Loss entirely from manufacturing and supply chains

2041

Chinese insurance set for 15% growth

But market is not without its challenges, says Aon Benfield

2014

China and India insurance and pensions potential "is huge"

City of London report details opportunities

1999

Slow growth in GCC insurance markets

Fierce competition is exacerbating the slowdown, says S&P

1982

CEA calls for more access to Indian insurance

Industry groups urge relaxation of foreign investment cap

1972

IAG estimates $50m loss from Thai floods

Central Bangkok including business district still under threat

1968

Fairfax Brasil licenses Risk Explorer

Brazilian insurer wants software for solvency and IFRS purposes

1935

Insurers exposed to $5bn loss from Thailand floods

Estimate is $4.6bn so far, says to Aon Benfield