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Market Segment Report: Rated Bermuda, Cayman Islands, and Barbados Captives Steadily Navigate Market Cycles
The operating performance and results of the rated Bermuda, Cayman Islands, and Barbados captives remain remarkably consistent—once again outpacing the US commercial casualty composite.
November 25, 2019 - 7 Pages     Access Report  (Spreadsheet Data Available)     
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ComplimentarySpecial Report: Microinsurance, Financial Inclusion Gain Traction in Emerging Markets
Global focus on resilience bodes well for microinsurance.
November 04, 2019- 8 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: European Insurers: Concentration, Competition, and Markets Remain Key
The share of premiums written by the five largest insurers in the top 30 remains largely stable, at just under 50%.
November 04, 2019- 8 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Mexico Surety
Our Stable outlook for Mexico's surety market is based on the segment's strong capitalization and adequate operating performance.
October 30, 2019- 4 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: South Korea Non-Life Insurance
Intense competition in the auto and long-term insurance lines and rising interest obligations may pressure overall profitability.
October 29, 2019- 5 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Japan Non-Life Insurance
Our outlook for the segment is Stable; major catastrophe losses and macro-economic factors are likely to be mitigated by insurers’ solid capitalisation and well-managed initiatives.
October 29, 2019- 5 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentarySpecial Report: ASEAN – Favorable Demographics and Development Boost Economic Growth
The growing economies of ASEAN’s ten member countries offer significant potential for insurance industry growth.
October 28, 2019- 15 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Mexico Insurance
Our Stable outlook for Mexico’s insurance market is based on the segment’s strong balance sheets, robust reinsurance programs, and appropriate enterprise risk management.
October 28, 2019- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: 2019 CATs Expected to Once Again Dent Reinsurance Earnings
Three consecutive years of severe losses, dwindling favorable reserve development out of prior accident years, and persistently low interest rates add up to a continued erosion of earnings.
October 21, 2019- 2 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: Green and Sustainability Bond Issuance by Insurers May Continue To Grow
Two recent issues signal insurers’ growing willingness to issue green/sustainability bonds.
October 07, 2019- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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