Publications

Oct 16 Impressions from 22nd African Reinsurance Forum in Mauritius 0

On October 16, Andreas Bollmann presented the 2017 Africa Reinsurance Pulse at the 22nd African Reinsurance Forum in Mauritius. Here are a few impressions from the event...

Oct 16 Africa Reinsurance Pulse 2017: Reinsurance market to recover markedly 0

Africa’s reinsurance executives continue to be bullish about the prospects of their markets. This is the outcome of the second edition of the Africa Reinsurance Pulse.

Oct 10 Impressions from 25th FAIR conference in Bahrain 0

On October 10, Kai-Uwe Schanz chaired the regulatory panel at the 25th conference of the Federation of Afro-Asian Insurers and Reinsurers in Bahrain. Here are a few impressions from the panel session...

Sep 14 Size versus diversity in reinsurance – An empirical study of the European market 0

In reinsurance purchasing, diversity is more relevant than size. This, in a nutshell, is the outcome of a survey recently released by SIGNAL IDUNA Reinsurance Ltd (SI Re), a Zug...

Sep 14 Kai-Uwe Schanz to chair the regulatory panel at the 25th FAIR conference in Bahrain 0

In his capacity as a member of the Board of Directors of Trust Re, Kai-Uwe Schanz will chair the regulatory panel at the 25th Conference of the Federation of Afro-Asian...

Sep 07 Size versus diversity in reinsurance - An empirical study of the European market 0

In reinsurance purchasing, diversity is more relevant than size. This, in a nutshell, is the outcome of a survey released by SIGNAL IDUNA Reinsurance Ltd (SI Re), a Zug based European reinsurer. The study, which has...

Jun 09 Kai-Uwe Schanz appointed to the Board of Directors of Trust Re 0

The Bahrain-based company is the largest reinsurer domiciled in the Middle East. It generates gross premiums and holds shareholders’ funds of close to USD 500 million each. The company’s revenues...

Jun 09 Disruption of insurance? Don’t get carried away 0

In his latest contribution to Middle East Insurance Review, Kai-Uwe Schanz cautions against the disruption debate raging across the global insurance landscape taking on a life of its own, and...

Jun 09 Insuring flood risk in Asia 0

The rapid population growth and urbanisation in Asia are exacerbating an already significant insurance protection gap in the region. This article published in the June edition of Asia Insurance Review...

Jun 02 The need for insurance to address flood risk in Asia 0

The rapid population growth and urbanisation in Asia are exacerbating an already significant insurance protection gap in the region. This article focuses on flooding, arguably one of Asia’s biggest emerging risk exposures.