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Jun 2018

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Marketing insurance in the digital age

TECHNOLOGY

Disruptions may come and disruptions may go but someone still has to market insurance products and promote the brand. Welcome to the hard-boiled world of marketing, advertising, promotion and corporate communications in the untamed digital frontier of the future.
 

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Prudential to accelerate growth in Asia

INSURANCE - Life & health

Asia Insurance Review speaks to Prudential Corporation Asia chief executiveNic Nicandrou on his plans to take the business forward after the landmark announcement earlier this year to split up the 170-year old British insurer.

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Life prospects: Old is gold

COUNTRY PROFILE - Thailand

The future is bright for insurers servicing Southeast Asia’s largest ageing population and their young.

Featured Articles


All Stories

  • Magazine article aboutEditor-s-Message

    Editor's Message

    It is June. The royal wedding is over. Summer is in ‘full steam ahead’ mode, as is the state of global uncertainty with geopolitics and terrorism – made worse by the increasing number and pace of cyber attacks and threats.

Country Profile

Thailand

  • Magazine article aboutThai-takeaway-Chinese-entr-e

    Thai takeaway: Chinese entrée

    Before long the street markets of Asia will have vendors selling tee shirts printed with one of the Belt and Road Initiative graphics that have graced every newspaper and magazine in the region since they were first photoshopped. But what does BRI...

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  • Scope for reinsurers to help improve penetration

    Asia Insurance Review talks with Swiss Re’s Phuong Hanh Nguyen and Winnie Ching for their views on reinsurance prospects within the non-life and life segments.

  • Embracing digital regulation

    Thailand’s Office of Insurance Commission secretary general, Dr Suthiphon Thaveechaiyagarn, throws some light on what the regulator has already achieved and what the office has in store in the digital realm.

News

Asian

People on the move

Diary

Reinsurance

  • Magazine article aboutSpecialisation-in-an-evolving-market

    Specialisation in an evolving market

    Speciality reinsurance broking in Asia could still be a growth area for global specialists. RKH Specialty CEO Asia Pacific Stuart Beatty outlines some of the opportunities as well as the impediments to growth.

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Insurance

Life & health

  • Magazine article aboutPrudential-to-accelerate-growth-in-Asia

    Prudential to accelerate growth in Asia

    Asia Insurance Review speaks to Prudential Corporation Asia chief executiveNic Nicandrou on his plans to take the business forward after the landmark announcement earlier this year to split up the 170-year old British insurer.

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  • Execution trumps ideas

    The ability to prioritise and provide the right culture to bring good ideas to fruition is what separates winners from the competition, according to Muang Thai Life Assurance president and CEO Sara Lamsam.

General

  • A simpler world of insurance

    Asia Insurance Review speaks with Digit Insurance appointed actuary Adarsh Agarwal on its mission to create a new experience for neo consumers – a simpler world of insurance.

Risk

RBC

  • Magazine article aboutHong-Kong-risk-based-capital-for-insurers

    Hong Kong risk-based capital for insurers

    The Insurance Authority in Hong Kong is developing a capital framework for a new risk-based capital regime for Hong Kong. EY Asia-Pacific insurance leader Jonathan Zhao discusses the implications.

Climate change

  • There's more to be done

    A look at how the insurance industry is responding to the growing spectre of climate change as it brings in more devastating natural catastrophes.

Modelling Indian crop insurance

Compliance

  • Magazine article aboutNavigating-IFRS17

    Navigating IFRS17

    From their experience in completing IFRS17 projects for various clients, representatives from Cognizant, Deloitte and Aptitude Software give us their roadmap to successfully navigate this new set of regulations.

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Technology

  • Magazine article aboutMarketing-insurance-in-the-digital-age

    Marketing insurance in the digital age

    Disruptions may come and disruptions may go but someone still has to market insurance products and promote the brand. Welcome to the hard-boiled world of marketing, advertising, promotion and corporate communications in the untamed digital frontier...

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  • How blockchain could revolutionise the insurance industry

    It seems clear that there are many applications for the use of blockchain technologies in the insurance sector. Mr Faisal Siddiqi of DXC Technology outlines some of the potential benefits - and looks at what the future might hold in store.

  • New era of partnership needed with auto(nomous) industry

    Self-driving cars will soon be coming to your neighbourhood. Thorsten Liebert from ERGO Mobility So-lutions takes an in-depth look at the impact on the business cases of both carmakers and the insurance industry.

Product Bites

Notebook

EAIC

  • Magazine article aboutDiscovering-what-disruption-means

    Discovering what disruption means

    The 29th EAIC returned to Manila for the fourth time with over 700 delegates gathering to discuss the imminent threat of disruption and to grapple with the ever-present problem of change.

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Market spotlight

China