insurance

Myanmar gets ready to welcome foreign insurers

Its fledgling insurance sector may only stretch to snake bite cover but Myanmar is set to open its doors to the big boys of global finance, and it could yet be the making of its bond market.
February 28, 2019

Counting the cost of a Prudential Asia sale

Speculation is rife that Chinese insurer Ping An is eyeing the Asian division of British peer Prudential, but other outcomes are being mooted. What would this mean for each firm?
August 12, 2018

Pru beats Amundi in Thai asset manager auction

Banks in Southeast Asia are selling their asset-management arms as risk-management costs rise and clients seek more adventurous products, drawing interest from Western insurers.
July 26, 2018