A vast majority of risk can be visualised, but a virus spread is invisible, insidious and pernicious. People are infinitely more afraid of dangers they cannot see than the danger they can identify.
”Behind every crisis is an opportunity – I encourage all of you to make the best use of this conference, to brainstorm and share ideas, and work together to create a more resilient and better future for all of you.”
“I’m not predicting it, but I think it’s likely that we’re going to have some significant cyber losses in the next 10 years, at some stage. I can’t say, we can cover all cyber risks in the next 20 years,” said Mumenthaler while speaking at a fireside chat at the ...
Heading the distinguished panel of speakers assembled for this virtual event is Deputy Prime Minister, Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies and Minister for Finance, Mr Heng Swee Keat who will deliver the Official Keynote Address and announce the launch of the Global-Asia Insurance Partnership (GAIP), a new global centre of ...
‘SIRC 2020 Re-Mind’ – setting the standard for industry events in the future digital world! The COVID-19 outbreak has severely disrupted the global economy as well as livelihoods and provided an acid test on the resilience of businesses and people to adapt and respond positively to the changes and challenges ...
Rating agency used the third day of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC) to discuss its global reinsurance outlook
A panel debate at the end of the SIRC conference asked whether traditional broking is dead and how it should evolve
Lloyd’s CEO John Neal addressed SIRC 2019 about Asia’s place within the Blueprint One strategy for the future at Lloyd’s
A government minister’s speech at SIRC 2019 emphasised three issuances so far, encouraging more Asian cat bond business to come to the Southeast Asian city-state
Catch up with all the news on the third day of the 16th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC)
Pricing inadequacy means saying no to some business, stresses PartnerRe’s Asia Pacific CEO
Catch up with all the news on the second day of the 16th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC)
This year’s event is “the largest SIRC ever”, organisers boast, welcoming 1,130 delegates from more than 400 organisations and 53 countries to Singapore
Tony Gallagher, reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter’s CEO of Asia Pacific answers GR’s questions, as the region’s reinsurance players meet for the annual SIRC rendezvous in Singapore
China, India and Vietnam represent health reinsurance opportunities
Catch up with all the news from the first day of the 16th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC)
Q&A with Marc Haushofer, SRA chairman and honorary advisor to the organising committee for the 16th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC)
Q&A with GIC Re General Manager Satyajit Tripathy, who explains that even after significant loss events Asian prices have barely budged
The Bolivian Association of Insurers has published the programme of activities of the FIDES event to be held on 8-10 September 2019
Read the Q4 edition of GR, including features on wildfire, pandemic risk to mark the 100 year anniversary of Spanish influenza, and a roundup of coverage from Monte, Baden and SIRC.
Recent nat cat activity and particularly Typhoon Jebi in Japan have created demand for backup covers
Read the third and final day of GR’s coverage of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference 2018
The ILS market needs to turn its guns on cyber risk, if the emerging threat is to be contained, Brian Duperreault told SIRC 2018
Singapore’s minister of finance addressed SIRC 2018 as the official keynote speaker and guest of honour
Roger Bickmore hosted a GR roundtable discussion at SIRC 2018 on the links between Asian reinsurance and MENA business
A global study looking into the problems facing reinsurance has revealed six major challenges for the market to overcome.
JBA has released a new flood model for China, which it said is the first of its type
Read the second day of GR’s coverage of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference 2018
Read the first day of GR’s coverage of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference 2018
Download this year’s Global Reinsurance SIRC Special here - in these pages you will find analysis of Asia as a key growth area; tips on incorporating innovation into your workplace; and interviews with some of the region’s industry leaders, including MS Amlin’s James Few.
The Munich Re board member says emerging Asia is fastest growing market
The cycles are gone, according to the Allianz group chief executive, and it’s time to find new ways of working
Read features on infrastructure in Asia, Japanese M&A, the rise of captives, and consolidation in the region in our SIRC special
SIRC 2013 focuses on meeting and mitigating growth risks
This special Singapore International Reinsurance Conference issue of GR includes: insight on how to capitalise on Asian microinsurance growth; analysis of why the reigon needs more takaful regulation; focus on developments in insurance technology; and much more