Publications

Jul 08 Digitisation: A potential game changer for innovation 0

The digital transformation of insurance offers unprecedented opportunities for innovative market participants to tackle some fundamental and long-standing industry challenges . . .

Apr 01 MENA insurance markets: Resilience in the face of headwinds 0

Insurance penetration in the MENA region will continue to increase. At the same time, there is a growing gap concerning the outlook for commercial and personal lines, to the benefit of the latter. In addition, regional markets . . .

Mar 01 MultaQa Qatar at 10 0

This March, the global and regional insurance and risk community will mark Multaqa Qatar’s 10th anniversary. Dr Kai-Uwe Schanz,Conference Chairman for the past nine years, looks at the highlights past, present and future.

Jan 04 The digitisation of health insurance – fighting or joining the disrupters? 0

Health insurance accounts for a quarter of Middle Eastern premiums. In combination with an astounding adoption of technology and an IT-savvy young generation, there is some potential for . . .

Oct 01 Protectionism in global reinsurance markets – On the rise again? 0

Global reinsurers may have to prepare for a reversal of a liberalisation trend which set in during the late 1980s and early 1990s. While understandable to some degree, the longterm consequences of . . .

Jul 02 The Global Insurance Capital Standard: A major regulatory initiative takes shape 0

The Global Insurance Capital Standard (ICS) is one of the most important regulatory initiatives in global (re)insurance. It will not directly apply to Middle Eastern insurers but will accelerate . . .

May 05 The technology and data revolution in insurance: A brave new world? 0

Technology and data-driven underwriting holds great promise for both insurers and insureds. However, as long-time principles such as risk pooling and . . .

Jan 28 InsuranceCom Asia Conference, Hong Kong, December 1-2, 2014 0

Jan 01 Closing the global insurance protection gap 0

Underinsurance goes beyond the missed commercial opportunity for insurers. When insurers only absorb a fraction of economic losses from disasters, stakeholders will inevitably start questioning the social purpose and . . .

Oct 02 Zürichs Rückversicherung 0

Die Limmatstadt leidet unter den starken Veränderungen im Private Banking. Dafür hat sie sich jüngst zu einem vielfältigen Cluster für Rückversicherungen entwickelt.