Although new themes are emerging in portfolios, the overall risk approach remains fairly conservative, ratings agencies tell AsianInvestor.
The city-state's newest life insurer is looking to appoint more third-party fund managers this year as it grows its assets and expands across borders, its CEO tells AsianInvestor.
The country's life insurers are investing more into alternatives and equity to raise returns. Doing so comes with sizeable risks that smaller firms may struggle with, say experts.
As part of the deal, the UK group will buy the Singaporean bank's life insurance arm.
The worldÆs local bank signs MOU with two Indian banks to develop a life-insurance business.
National Australia Bank offloads its Hong Kong and Indonesian insurance businesses for A$575 million.