Posts Tagged ‘South East Asia’

July 18th, 2018

Guy Carpenter Appoints President and Head of South East Asia and Korea

Posted at 9:55 PM ET

Guy Carpenter announced the appointment of Bengt Johnsen as President and Head of the South East Asia and Korea (SEAK) region, effective Jan. 18, 2019. He will succeed Richard Jones, who was promoted to Chairman of the Asia Pacific region in August 2017. Mr. Johnsen will be based in Singapore and will report to Tony Gallagher, CEO of Asia Pacific.

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September 29th, 2011

Asia Typhoon Models

Posted at 1:00 AM ET

RMS RiskLink v11.0 (SP2)

RMS launched its Hong Kong typhoon model several years ago and expanded its coverage to China in 2011. Unlike other vendor models, RMS’s update offers modeling with demand surge and many secondary modifiers.

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January 24th, 2011

2011 Reinsurance Renewal Rates: South East Asia

Posted at 1:00 AM ET


Filipino catastrophe excess of loss clients have tended toward increased event cover in 2011 as a result of continually increasing exposures and the jump in loss reserves from 2009 typhoons Ondoy and Pepeng. Furthermore, reinsurers felt that 2010 pricing did not reflect true experience as clients were still gathering information on the typhoons, putting upward pressure on pricing. That said, to combat upward pressure on pricing, cedents offered private layers to leaders that reduced pricing on the main programs.

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