A good year ahead for Asian insurance buyers: Aon

A good year ahead for Asian insurance buyers: Aon

A good year ahead for Asian insurance buyers: Aon

Overall, 2017 should be a positive year for risk managers and insurance buyers, thanks to abundant capacity and decreasing rates, even in areas of growing exposure such as cyber and credit default. This is the conclusion of the 2017 Asia Market Review, conducted by global broker Aon. The fourth annual report on insurance and risk trends in Asia states that…

Coface upbeat despite political uncertainties weighing on trade

Coface upbeat despite political uncertainties weighing on trade

Coface upbeat despite political uncertainties weighing on trade

The rise of populism in Europe, uncertainties around Brexit and US President Donald Trump’s protectionist policies are some of the main threats to the global economy in 2017, according to credit insurer Coface. However, the firm predicts improved global growth in 2017 and, for the first time since mid-2015, has awarded more country risk upgrades than downgrades. In a global…