Publications

Apr 12 Understanding and addressing global insurance protection gaps 0

While insurance protection gaps in the areas of natural catastrophes and pensions are well-researched, cyber risk and healthcare protection shortfalls are harder to quantify and the proportion of their respective...

Apr 12 Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company wins assignment from the InsuResilience Investment Fund 0

Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company, in cooperation with the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance has been assigned by the...

Apr 04 Maintaining insurers’ relevance in the digital age 0

In his contribution to the March edition of Middle East Insurance Review, Dr Kai-Uwe Schanz of Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company argues that in order to maintain its relevance the insurance industry must come to grips with cyber risk.

Jan 23 Insurance view of Nobel Economics Prize 0

Behavioural economics can be harnessed by regulators and insurers to “nudge” customers towards making better buying decisions, argues Kai-Uwe Schanz of Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company in his contribution to...

Jan 23 What insurance executives expect from the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 0

In a contribution to the December edition of Asia Insurance Review Kai-Uwe Schanz of Dr Schanz, Alms & Company and Wan Murezani Wan Mohamad from MNRB Holdings Berhad, summarise the...

Jan 23 Germany to support the Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) in Ethiopia 0

In December 2017, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) decided to support the scale-up phase of the Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) in Ethiopia with EUR 20...

Jan 23 XL Catlin Global Credit Insurance Monitor 2017 0

This is the latest executive survey compiled and written by Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company. The XL Catlin Global Credit Insurance Monitor 2017 suggests significant potential to expand credit insurance protection. For the...

Dec 15 Insurance view of Nobel Economics Prize 0

Behavioural economics can be harnessed by regulators and insurers to “nudge” customers towards making better buying decisions, argues Dr. Kai-Uwe Schanz of Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company.

Dec 01 What insurance executives expect from the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 0

The following article is based on the recently launched ASEAN Insurance Pulse 2017, prepared by Dr Schanz, Alms & Company and exclusively sponsored by Malaysian Re. Based on in-depth interviews with executives from 35 companies and organisations from 8 different ASEAN countries, Dr Kai-Uwe Schanz of Dr Schanz, Alms & Company and Mr Wan Murezani Wan Mohamad from MNRB Holdings Berhad, summarise the insurance-specific opportunities and challenges anticipated from AEC.

Nov 02 Impressions from Malaysian Insurance Summit 0

On October 30, Kai-Uwe Schanz presented the ASEAN Insurance Pulse 2017 at the Malaysian Insurance Summit in Kuala Lumpur. Here are a few impressions from the event...