Acceleration of public-private collaboration is needed to close the protection gap

At the IDF Day held last week in Singapore during the annual Global Insurance Forum hosted by the International Insurance Society (IIS), the Insurance Development Forum (IDF) called to accelerate public-private collaboration and action in order to close the protection gap that leaves Emerging Asian countries most vulnerable to natural catastrophes.


TOP EVENT: IIS Global Insurance Forum, Day 3

The 3rd day (21 June) of the Global Insurance Forum is organized in partnership by IIS - International Insurance Society and IDF - Insurance Development Forum, and is focused on the protection gap and building resilience.


TOP EVENT: IIS Global Insurance Forum, Day 2

The 55th edition of Global Insurance Forum, organized by IIS - International Insurance Society and The Institutes continues today with insightful discussions about the future of the insurance, the cyber threats and the impact of AI.


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STATISTICS: ROMANIA, 1Q2019: Market GWP increased by 5% y-o-y

At the end of 31 March 2019, Romanian insurance market grew by EUR 27 million (+5.0%) y-o-y in terms of gross written premiums (GWP). In local currency, the premium growth was slightly higher (+7.4%), as Financial Supervisory Authority (ASF) figures show.


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Dan GLASER, Marsh & McLennan: "The Age of Risk has just begun"

"There is no better time to be in the risk business than right now," said Dan GLASER, President and Chief Executive Officer of Marsh & McLennan, in his opening address to delegates at the MMC Rising Professionals' Forum 2019 in London.


Insurance Europe: GDPR may hinder insurers' efforts in the digital innovation area

"Despite significant efforts to modernize privacy rules, the GDPR and the guidelines adopted by the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) are not entirely innovation-friendly or fit for a digital age. Certain rules seem at odds with fast evolving technology and may slow the pace of insurers' digital innovation," is one the conclusions of the insight briefing published by Insurance Europe.


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