Inside Asia - Matthew Maguire & David Whittle on General Insurance


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Transcript David Whittle (Principal at Deloitte, Councillor of Actuaries Institute) and Matthew Maguire (Partner at NMG Financial Services Consulting, President of the Singapore Actuarial Society) discuss the General Insurance market in Asia. Discussion questions include; - What are the catastrophe risks within General Insurance and reinsurance in Asia? - What are the key considerations for insurers in Asia? - What are the insurance regulations in Asia and how has it unfolded? - Are capital requirements and accounting standards different in Asia compared to Australia? what are the characteristics of each? - How are actuaries in Singapore and the wider Asia area getting involved in Data Analytics? - How would you characterise pricing of insurance in terms of it's simplicity or complexity? - What is the future of actuaries and the profession in Asia? - What are the differences between the work an actuary does in Asia compared to Australia? About the Actuaries Institute As the sole professional body for Members in Australia and overseas, the Actuaries Institute represents the interests of the profession to government, business and the community. Actuaries assess risks through long-term analyses, modelling and scenario planning across a wide range of business problems. This unrivalled expertise enables the profession to comment on a range of business-related issues including enterprise risk management and prudential regulation, retirement income policy, finance and investment, general insurance, life insurance and health financing. Find out more about actuaries Follow the Institute of Actuaries on our social channels; ↳ LinkedIn: ↳ Facebook: ↳ Instagram: ↳ Twitter: ↳ Spreaker:

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