Insurers are looking for new ways into China’s underserved market, yet a successful digital strategy will not only require investment but the right type of partnership
Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty has strengthened its global aviation team with three senior appointments.
The entry deadline for the Claims Awards Asia-Pacific 2016 is 30 June.
Andrew Tjaardstra met with Amelie Breitburd, chief financial officer of Axa Asia at the insurer's Asia headquarters in Quarry Bay on Hong Kong Island.
Louisa Lu has joined XL Catlin in Singapore as senior underwriter - casualty for Asia-Pacific.
Axa is looking to "focus and transform" its business by 2020 as it seeks to boost underlying earnings per share by between 3-7% per year.
Global insurer Axa wants to grow its underlying profits in Asia to €900m (£690m) by the end of 2020 from €551m last year.
According to the Insurance Council of Australia June's east coast storms will cost insurers A$235m (£120m) in claims.
Liam Burrell previously Chubb's property and casualty manager of South Australia has taken on a similar role in Singapore.
Zurich has sold its general insurance operations in Taiwan to the country's largest car distributor Hotai Motor for an undisclosed sum.
Experts agree there are a host of insurance opportunities across Asean's fast growing markets.
Global giant Zurich is bringing its non-life and life businesses closer together with several senior management changes.
Australian giant IAG has received around 10,000 claims from Australia's deadly east coast storm.
China Pacific-owned China Pacific Property Insurance is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Baidu to launch an online car insurer.
The first Shanghai insurance exchange could launch as early as next week.
As the result of a deadly east low storm, the Insurance Council of Australia has declared a catastrophe in Tasmania and Victoria after a similar declaration in New South Wales yesterday.
A weekend of intense storms over New South Wales have left three dead and a trail of damage.
Environment consultant Ian Mullins has joined Chubb to become environmental risk underwriter for Australia.
Axa has appointed Marc Blottiere as regional chief operating officer for Axa Asia.
David Hertzell, head of a UK government taskforce on insurance fraud, has urged Australia's insurers to share data to help reduce fraud.
Praveen Chhajed, vice president and head of non-motor claims at Indian insurer Bajaj Allianz, reflects on winning two awards at the Claims Awards Asia last year.
London-headquartered specialty MGA Nexus Underwriting has signed a three year underwriting capacity deal with XL Catlin for its Asia office.
Zurich's former global CEO Martin Senn has died after committing suicide last Friday (27 May) according to his family.
Munich Re-owned insurer Ergo has agreed to buy a 40.3% stake in Thailand-based Thaisri Insurance for an undisclosed sum.