The 2010 Hong Kongand China Insurance Markets Twenty-six Broad 2010 Strokes www.ClaudePenland.com
China and Hong Kong, One • 1. China Insurance Regulatory Commission Studies Feasibility of Solvency II in China • 2. China Association of Actuaries looks to join the IAA • 3. The Asian Reinsurance Market: Regulation. Consolidation. Catastrophes. • 4. Great Eastern Expects to Grow Takaful to Indonesia, Brunei, China and Singapore
China and Hong Kong, Two • 5. Chinese Crop Insurance, a Paper by Wei Xu, Ostap Okhrin, Martin Odening & Cao Ji • 6. Microsoft Research Asia Studying Beijing Transportation Improvements. Traffic is Worst in World. • 7. In traffic for 9 days in China? How many bottles of beer on the wall is that? • 8. Data mining could prevent another huge traffic jam in China
China and Hong Kong, Three • 9. A Comparison of US vs. China Regarding Catastrophe Response Systems • 10. Malaysian Deputy Finance Minister Recommends Chinese Joint Islamic Finance Ventures • 11. So Maybe it’s China Who Will Default on their Government Debt • 12. China is digging credit derivatives
China and Hong Kong, Four • 13. Helen Ye to Lead Catastrophe Reinsurance in China for Aon Benfield • 14. Ming An China, Property and Casualty Insurance Company, Is For Sale • 15. PICC makes plans for an IPO in China • 16. Sunshine Insurance to IPO in Hong Kong
China and Hong Kong, Five • 17. Japan’s NKSJ Holdings looking to acquire in Brazil, Russia, India, China, etc. • 18. Allianz expects to grow lots in the Asia Pacific region • 19. New China Life, Taikang Life, Tianping Auto and China Reinsurance to IPO • 20. Taiwan Blocks Sale of AIG’s Nan Shan to group of buyers from China
China and Hong Kong, Six • 21. China needs a catastrophe pool. Might catastrophe bonds be a good idea? • 22. Chinese Investors Considering Prudential PLC (UK) takeover • 23. New York Life Sells Hong Kong and South Korea Subsidiaries to ACE • 24. Reinsurance Pool in Hong Kong Might be Created for High Risk Health Insurance
China and Hong Kong, Seven • 25. Steve Roder to launch Reinsurance Company in Hong Kong • 26. Insurance Linked Securities Summit Asia in Hong Kong • See www.ClaudePenland.com for all of the latest insurance market news in China and Hong Kong • Thank you!