MIND THE GAP

MANAGED PORTFOLIO services by licensed financial advisers (FAs) are slowly gaining ground in a market where clients are notorious for being reluctant to pay a fee for financial advice.

MIND THE GAP

REGULAR premium investment-linked insurance plans (ILP) are a staple among life insurance companies' offerings. The attraction of such plans typically lies in the bundling of insurance and...

2017 has turned out to be a robust year for policyholders of traditional participating (par) policies. But they are likely to have to brace themselves for a more modest performance this year.

MIND THE GAP

HARDLY anyone would argue against the need for some critical illness (CI) protection, but the big question is - how much do you need?

SINGAPORE may be a mature insurance market, but it continues to have a large protection gap, says AIA group chief executive and president Ng Keng Hooi.

TOPLINE

THE asset management world is dominated by men so it was refreshing to come across Joanna Kwok who not only runs the Asia Growth Fund at JP Morgan Asset Management, but is also ranked among the top...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued prohibition orders (PO) against six individuals - five insurance advisers and one relationship manager - for mis-selling of insurance and...

BT EXCLUSIVE

STRONG equities performance in 2017 is delivering a kicker in bonuses this year for policyholders of traditional with-profits insurance plans.

A DIAGNOSIS of a serious medical condition is bound to cause dismay.