BT EXCLUSIVE

FRENCH insurer AXA's Singapore operations are not for sale, says its newly installed chief executive Jean Drouffe, even as the company's C-suite had set the wheels of change in motion...

IN its quest for yield amid a low-interest rate and volatile financial environment, local insurer NTUC Income has appointed Temasek-owned Fullerton Fund Management Company as investment manager of...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

IT is never too early to take stock and, judging from the latest development, there is much thinking to do for insurer Great Eastern which has been under increasing pressure to maintain its business...

FINANCIAL institutions (FIs) here can have a couple more reasons to feel cheery as consumers seem to have less grievances to air.

ONE insurer's loss is another's gain...

HE has been busying himself for the past 12 months with the mammoth task of "future-proofing" insurer Prudential Singapore since he took over as chief of the 86-year-old company...

NEWS ANALYSIS

BRITISH insurer Prudential is sticking to its guns in selling exclusively through its agency force even as more insurers in Singapore move to set up their own financial advisory (FA) arms.

TOPLINE

THE insurance industry has been rejuvenated of late as the trend of a rising financial advisory (FA) channel here powers up and brings surprises to players in more ways than one.

TO provide financing quickly in the aftermath of regional disasters or catastrophic losses, Singapore has moved to develop alternative risk transfer mechanisms such as insurance-linked securities (...

TO provide financing quickly in the aftermath of disasters or catastrophic losses, Singapore has moved to develop alternative risk transfer mechanisms such as insurance-linked securities (ILS) and...