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COMMENTARY | HEALTH INSURANCE
Commentary: Inflation Reduction Act Will Benefit US Health Insurers
Several provisions in the bill will have a material impact on the US health insurance industry over the short and intermediate terms.
English  
August 16, 2022 - 3 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | MIDDLE EAST
Market Segment Report: Shortcomings Still Present Despite Steady Improvements in ERM for MENA Insurers
Despite steady developments over the years, AM Best notes that MENA insurance markets continue to lag more mature markets in terms of Enterprise Risk Management capabilities.
English  
August 15, 2022 - 9 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | REINSURANCE
Market Segment Report: Global Reinsurance: More Stable and Improved Results Following Shift from Property Catastrophe Risks
Stable results driven by reduced property cat exposures and a hardening market, countered by inflationary pressures and risk modelling uncertainty.
English  
August 15, 2022 - 13 Pages
COMMENTARY | EUROPE
Commentary: Adverse Economic Environment Driving Significant Unrealised Losses in Insurers' Investment Portfolios
Rising interest rates, widening spreads, and volatile equity markets have contributed to significant unrealised losses in insurers’ balance sheets. As a result, reported equity levels have dropped significantly through mid-year 2022.
English  
August 09, 2022 - 3 Pages
SPECIAL REPORT | REINSURANCE
Special Report: Updated Net Capital Charge Tables for ACIS/CIRT Reinsurance Transactions
Semi-annual update to our ACIS/CIRT net capital charge tables.
English    Subscription Required
August 08, 2022 - 9 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | CAPTIVE INSURANCE
Market Segment Report: US Captive Insurance: Stepping In Amid Capacity and Pricing Challenges
The captive segment continues to generate profits and surplus gains.
English    Subscription Required
August 04, 2022 - 14 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | LEBANON
Market Segment Report: Two Years After the Beirut Blast, Operating Environment Remains Gruelling for Lebanese (Re)insurers
Lebanon's (re)insurers have experienced extremely high levels of operational risk, though reinsurance has largely protected their balance sheets from the Beirut blast two years ago.
English  
August 04, 2022 - 8 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | MALAYSIA
Market Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Malaysia Non-Life Insurance
Our outlook is Stable, underpinned by underwriting discipline and the market’s recovery from the economic fallout from COVID-19.
English  
August 01, 2022 - 6 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | CROP INSURANCE
Market Segment Report: US Crop Writers Benefit from Rising Commodity Prices and Innovation
Premiums surge amid record high commodity prices; losses stabilize.
English    Subscription Required
July 28, 2022 - 14 Pages
MARKET SEGMENT REPORT | CHILE
Market Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Chile Insurance
Our outlook has moved to Stable from Negative, owing to market dynamics, effective regulatory measures, and economic recovery.
English Spanish  
July 25, 2022 - 5 Pages
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