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Life insurance companies in Asia being snatched up by Japan

Wealthy Japanese financial firms are setting their sights on the Southeast and are purchasing heavily. The latest trend in the life insurance industry is in…

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Life insurance policies from Hong Kong selling well in China

Mainland Chinese consumers are helping to boost the sale of the coverage through cross border shopping. Visitors from mainland China have been helping to increase…

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International insurance acquisition made of Ireland’s largest insurer

Irish Life Insurance will be purchased by Great-West Lifeco, an insurer that is headquartered in Canada. Great-West Lifeco, Inc. has just announced its latest international…

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Fitch Ratings suggests Thai life insurance sector is stable

Fitch Ratings report highlights stability of Thailand’s life insurance industry despite natural disasters A new report from Fitch Ratings, a global rating agency, suggests that…

Changes to insurance laws opens industry to greater freedoms

An amendment to the Insurance Act has been passed by the Legislative Yuan in Taiwan, which now makes non-investment foreign currency life insurance policies exempt…

Cinven buys U.K. Guardian life and pension from Aegeon

Cinven Ltd. has announced that it has purchased the life and pension unit of U.K. Guardian from the Dutch insurance company which owns Scottish Equitable,…

Bershire Hathaway opens doors in India

Berkshire Hathaway Inc., a U.S. based insurance company run by Warren Buffett, has announced that they will be entering the insurance market in India. The…