Mumbai-based start-up Acko has raised $30m (£23.3m) in seed funding to launch a digital-only general insurer.
Hong Kong-headquartered Asia life and health insurer AIA has extended its sponsorship agreement with English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur until the end of the 2021/22 season.
21 people have been arrested in Hong Kong for driving without insurance and illegally driving a car for hire while working for Uber.
Natcat expert Perils has given its second loss estimate for windstorm Thomas, also known as Doris, which affected Belgium, Germany, Holland and the UK on 23 and 24 February.
At least 22 people have been killed and 59 injured after an explosion at Manchester Arena last night.
QBE Australia and New Zealand has appoined Alex Green as head of product – negotiated lines.
Ronak Shah, regional director of financial lines for Asia at JLT, will soon be leaving the UK-headquartered broker for an international insurer.
The fifth annual Claims Conference Hong Kong returns this week on 18 May at the Harbourview Renaissance.
Over 29,000 firms in China and other countries in Asia-Pacific have become victims of the WannaCry global ransomware attack.
Munich-headquartered insurer Allianz saw global property and casualty pre-tax profits decline 12.7% to €1.26bn (£1.01bn) in the first quarter of 2017.
Global insurer Zurich posted a UK pre-tax loss for general insurance of £105m, which now includes global corporate, in the first quarter of 2017 compared with a profit of £49.6m in Q1 2016.
Lloyd's specialist insurer Novae is reshaping its business as it expects a full year combined operating ratio above 100% for the full year.
Ageas UK posted an operating loss in the first quarter of 2017 compared with a £21.3m profit in Q1 2016.
Maurice 'Hank' Greenberg and Starr International have lost the right to pursue claims over the 2008 US government bailout of global giant AIG.
Global broker consultancy Willis Towers Watson has appointed Matt Houghton as a senior consultant for Asia-Pacific.
Zurich-owned catastrophe modeler Perils has estimated the insured property market loss from March's Cyclone Debbie is A$1.12bn.
Markel International Singapore has recruited a marine underwriter from the specialty insurer's office in Stockholm, Sweden.
Claudia Salem has been promoted to CEO Singapore and head of country operations for South East Asia at global insurer AIG.
The Hong Kong Commissioner of Insurance John Leung Chi-yan has been appointed as CEO of the incoming Insurance Authority for one year.
The Insurance Council of Australia has appointed two senior members to its board.
Swiss Re's first quarter 2017 after tax profits fell 53% compared with Q1 2016 to $656m (£511m) after a $350m hit from Cyclone Debbie.
Australian giant QBE is planning to apply for a European passporting license outside of the UK as a result of Brexit.
Global P&C and life insurer AIG bounced back to profit in the first quarter of 2017 despite some poor underwriting performances.
Liberty Mutual Insurance has completed the purchase of Bermuda-headquartered $2.2bn (£1.7bn) gross written premium specialty insurer Ironshore.