Insurance

60382_20170116lloyds250_130394

CRO interview with Hilary Weaver

2018-05-18T00:04:00+01:00

Hilary Weaver, chief risk officer at Lloyd’s, spoke with StrategicRISK about major risk management and compliance challenges facing her business in 2018

neil thomas1

Common claims pitfalls - how to minimise and overcome them

2018-01-31T00:02:00+00:00

Willis Towers Watson, head of claims, Asia, Neil Thomas, shares his top tips with StrategicRISK on how risk managers can better manage a claims crisis

Motor rates

Insurance 'more affordable and available' in 2018, predicts WTW

2018-01-30T02:35:00+00:00

According to Willis Towers Watson (WTW) figures, 2017 was a record-setting year for the ILS market as non-life ILS issuance continued to increase and ended the year close to $10 billion

Geoff lambrou

Top 5 things risk managers in Asia need to know right now

2018-01-29T00:53:00+00:00

Geoffrey Lambrou, Aon chief executive officer, Specialty Broking & Operational Excellence, Asia speaks exclusively with Strategic Risk Asia-Pacific to highlight key takeaways for risk managers from Aon’s Asia Market Review 2018.

Pexels photo 461593

Brace yourselves: 2018 will be challenging

2017-12-15T00:16:00+00:00

Insurers are likely to take a more aggressive approach to loss affected or catastrophe exposed risks, as well as risks that lack adequate risk controls

Specialreportclaims

Special report: Claims

2017-12-13T02:17:00+00:00

IG

Jakarta

AGCS expands in China, Indonesia

2017-11-30T11:16:00+00:00

The commercial lines arm of Allianz has moved to boost its insurance presence in Beijing and Jakarta

Ogden hit

Australia bucks global rate decrease trend

2017-11-24T00:49:00+00:00

Average rates also decreased in Asia in the third quarter but at less pronounced levels than observed in the previous quarter

Cyber risk

Don't ignore human factor in cyber risk

2017-11-23T20:09:00+00:00

Willis Towers Watson figures show 75% of US firms have a cyber policy but this figure is significantly lower in Asia

Swiss re corporate solutions didier belot

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions appoints South East Asia head

2017-11-23T04:13:00+00:00

Didier Bélot will be leading the firm’s commercial insurance programmes

Card insurer CPP

Low-cost, low-violence tech theft risk grows

2017-11-22T23:59:00+00:00

Forged personal or corporate identities and forged bills are supported by social engineering or a data hack to increase their plausibility

Travel claims

When one is tired of London, StrategicRISK beckons

2017-11-21T01:20:00+00:00

Our new StrategicRISK Asia Pacific editor, Lauren Gow, tells us why poet Samuel Johnson was wrong and how she wants you to get in touch

A square 0983

Collaboration and Interaction are key says PARIMA chair

2017-11-13T13:25:00+00:00

Higher levels of sophistication needed to link insurance to risk management functions

Specialreportcaptives

Special report: Captives

2017-11-09T00:45:00+00:00

Asia’s high-tech production industry is huge, sophisticated and growing but carries a myriad of risks, from devastating earthquakes to highway robbery

Specialreporthightech

Sector view: High-tech production

2017-11-05T23:08:00+00:00

Asia’s high-tech production industry is huge, sophisticated and growing but carries a myriad of risks, from devastating earthquakes to highway robbery

Jo willaert ferma

Risk management and insurance at crossroads, says FERMA president

2017-10-16T23:38:00+01:00

European Forum delegates told that “the risk manager can be not just a map reader, but a map maker” at corporations

Globe 1 crop

Sompo launches worldwide platform as global operations combine

2017-10-04T22:34:00+01:00

Global clearance system to give common tone to worldwide business

Businessman with monocular on paper boat as a symbol of vector id610240038

HDI Global SE names Singapore MD

2017-09-14T23:34:00+01:00

German-based insurer replaces retiring boss with internal appointment

Card insurer CPP

InsurTech earmarked as growth goldmine

2017-09-14T10:19:00+01:00

Aon report examines key areas of potential growth for insurance industry

View from the top

RIMS Risk Forum: Views from the top of the insurance industry

2017-08-25T02:03:00+01:00

In a changing risk environment, how are innovators meeting corporate clients’ insurance needs? StrategicRISK asked five insurance and broking leaders for their perspectives ahead of their appearance at the RIMS Risk Forum Australasia

Cyber attack 450

AIG witnesses 87% spike in enquiries due to WannaCry

2017-08-16T12:26:00+01:00

Greater China region responds to jitters in the wake of the global cyber attack, but many firms are still underprepared.

New hire

Zurich Australia hires two risk managers in CRM push

2017-08-08T00:01:00+01:00By Trevor Treharne

The Australian additions lauded as ‘evidence of commitment’ by insurer

Stefano Tranquillo, FM Global

FM Global appoints new leaders in Asia-Pacific

2017-07-27T23:46:00+01:00

Commercial property insurer moves two leaders into new roles

Cyber security

XL Catlin launches cyber offering for APAC

2017-07-26T23:09:00+01:00

Insurer hopes to snare share of cyber risk market as exposures increase.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong gets exclusive typhoon warning insurance

2017-07-13T02:45:00+01:00By Trevor Treharne

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions seeks to cover business losses for Hong Kong firms after forced shutdowns in the wake of a typhoon warning.

New appointment

Arthur J Gallagher appoints CEO for Australia

2017-07-11T03:01:00+01:00By Trevor Treharne

Sarah Lyons will now lead approximately 900 employees throughout the country.

Allianz

Allianz finds its Seoul: Insurer accelerates Asian expansion with South Korea office

2017-07-04T00:11:00+01:00

Insurer’s corporate and specialty unit hails “unique opportunity” for Asian market growth in South Korea

Jonathan

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions announces new regional CEOs

2017-05-24T06:29:00+01:00

Asia-Pacific and EMEA to get new leaders from 1 July

legal law pension fund scheme trustee magazine investment training

Ten questions every company should ask about their D&O insurance

2017-05-08T01:16:00+01:00

There are a few key questions that Australian companies should ask their brokers, according to Avryl Lattin, partner, at law firm Clyde & Co

Boardroom directors feel undervalued

Telltale signs that your D&O cover is inadequate

2017-04-24T01:00:00+01:00

Just how big an issue is D&O underinsurance, and should Asia-Pacific’s directors and officers be worried about it? Game-changing legal cases may provide the answers very soon

Specialreporttemplate

Special report: Trade credit

2017-03-27T00:14:00+01:00

After years of rapid expansion, Asian economies are slowing. Cash flow problems are getting worse, and the only certainty is uncertainty.

Insurance

Redefining the value of insurance

2016-09-07T01:13:00+01:00

Eberhard Faller, senior vice president, corporate insurance at BASF, outlines the threats and opportunities facing the insurance industry