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Australia: Net profits of general insurers could have been higher but for Nat CAT and investment losses

For the year ended 31 March 2022, the general insurance industry in Australia reported a net profit after tax of A$1.3bn ($920m) and a return on net assets of 4.3%...
For the year ended 31 March 2022, the general insurance industry in Australia reported a net profit after tax of A$1.3bn ($920m) and a return on net assets of 4.3%...
Article / 1 month ago

Australia: Non-life insurers welcome new government and its pledge on climate change

The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) has congratulated the incoming Albanese Government which won the national election held on 21 May ending nine years of Coalition rule...
The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) has congratulated the incoming Albanese Government which won the national election held on 21 May ending nine years of Coalition rule...
Article / 1 month ago

Malaysia: Flood insurance lacks demand in a market where capacity is sufficient

Insured losses arising from the Great Malaysian Flood in December 2021 could amount to approximately MYR1.5bn ($342m) to MYR2bn, according to an assessment by Malaysia Reinsurance...
Insured losses arising from the Great Malaysian Flood in December 2021 could amount to approximately MYR1.5bn ($342m) to MYR2bn, according to an assessment by Malaysia Reinsurance...
Article / 1 month ago

Australia: APRA to work with insurers to avert insurance rendered unaffordable by premium hikes

A common theme that increasingly pervades all three sectors of the insurance industry - general insurance, life insurance and health insurance - is the affordability and availability of insurance...
A common theme that increasingly pervades all three sectors of the insurance industry - general insurance, life insurance and health insurance - is the affordability and availability of insurance...
Article / 1 month ago

Australia: Recent massive floods to dominate treaty reinsurance talks

Major flooding events across Australia's East Coast are having a significant impact on renewals, causing uncertainty around rates as initial claims materialise, says international brokerage Honan Insurance Group...
Major flooding events across Australia's East Coast are having a significant impact on renewals, causing uncertainty around rates as initial claims materialise, says international brokerage Honan Insurance Group...
Article / 2 months ago

Australia: Market-failure warning issued over likelihood of some Nat CAT risks turning uninsurable

The global professional services firm KPMG has warned that there is a looming market failure and potential significant risk of underinsurance for some locations and classes of assets as natural perils become uninsurable.
The global professional services firm KPMG has warned that there is a looming market failure and potential significant risk of underinsurance for some locations and classes of assets as natural perils become uninsurable.
Article / 3 months ago

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