THE rally in financial markets has lifted Great Eastern Holdings' non-operating profit in the second quarter of 2017 and, in turn, helped more than double the insurer's net profit to S$279...

A REPORT by insurance market specialist Lloyd's and risk modelling platform Cyence has found that even though losses from cyber attacks can potentially be as large as those caused by major...

NEW sales of life insurance through banks - the dominant distribution channel in Singapore - continue to outpace that of tied agents and financial advisers in the first three months of the year.

BANKS in Singapore continued to be the dominant distribution channel of new sales of life insurance in the first three months of this year, outpacing tied agents and financial advisers.

BRITISH insurer Prudential Singapore's new business activity measured on an European embedded value (EEV) and constant-exchange-rate basis, was flat in 2016...

INSURER Aviva Asia on Thursday reported an 11 per cent year-on-year drop in the value of new business (VNB), a measure of the expected profits from new premiums written, to £148 million (S$256...

FINANCIAL institutions (FIs) can expect the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to engage them more regularly on what they are doing within their organisation to shape the right culture - a key...

SWISS Re Corporate Solutions on Wednesday said it has appointed Paul Atkinson to the position of country head Japan, effective immediately, subject to regulatory approval.

LOWER single premium sales through the broker channel dented insurer AIA Singapore's value of new business (VONB), a measure of expected profits from new premiums. It fell 7 per cent to US$316...

INSURER AIA Singapore has reported a 6 per cent year-on-year rise in operating profit after tax to US$453 million for the full year as at end-November 2016, on a constant exchange rate basis.