Insurance

Launch of DirectAsia.com Delivers Radical Shake-up of Hong Kong's Insurance Industry

New direct Insurance company set to challenge traditional insurance practices, delivering full-value and innovative insurance choices to Hong Kong consumers HONG KONG, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- DirectAsia.com, a new direct-to-consumer insurance company, today launched its operations in ...

2012-03-21 11:25 1636

China Sunergy Announces Adoption of Warranty Insurance Solution from PowerGuard

NANJING, China, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: CSUN) ("China Sunergy" or the "Company"), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, today announced that the Company has adopted PowerClip extended warranty insurance solution for its solar module products f...

2012-03-13 18:00 909

Three Sapiens Clients, Philadelphia Insurance Companies, DirectAsia.com, and L&T General Insurance, Named Winners of Celent Model Insurer Awards

CARY, North Carolina, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Celent awards recognize these companies for successful deployment of policy administration systems provided by Sapiens companies Sapiens International Corporation( http://www.sapiens.com ), (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS), a provider of innovativ...

2012-02-06 20:00 1686

MetaTrader 5 Trading Platform Certified for the Singapore Mercantile Exchange

SINGAPORE, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MetaQuotes Software Corp.( http://www.metaquotes.net ) announces the successful certification of its MetaTrader 5 trading platform by one of Asia's leading stock markets - the Singapore Mercantile Exchange (SMX)( http://www.smx.com.sg ). The platform has...

2012-01-18 15:33 1145

Manulife and RSA Extend Distribution Partnership on General Insurance

HONG KONG, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Manulife (International) Limited ("Manulife") and Royal Sun & Alliance Insurance plc ("RSA") jointly announced the renewal of their general insurance distribution agreement for another five years, after 18 years of successful partnership. Under the ex...

2012-01-17 18:22 2124

Standard and Poor's Affirms Oil Insurance Limited's Insurer Financial Strength Rating of A- "Strong" With Stable Outlook

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Oil Insurance Limited (OIL) announced today that on November 28, 2011, Standard and Poor's had affirmed its insurer financial strength rating of A- "Strong" with a Stable Outlook. "The insurer financial strength rating on the Bermuda-based Oil In...

2011-12-23 04:01 1207

Travel Insurance Claim Tops One Million Dollars

SYDNEY, Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In the last year, Southern Cross Travel Insurance's highest paid claim for an individual Australian was in excess of $200,000 (AUD). The company paid one New Zealand claim costing over one million dollars. Both claims were for overseas medical expenses and ...

2011-12-16 21:00 1014

Silly Season is A Labour of Love for Aussie Women

SYDNEY, Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Fed up women are outsourcing Christmas because they are sick and tired of shopping, cooking and cleaning on the big day while their male partners relax, new research(1) reveals. The Newspoll research conducted for Million Dollar Woman Life Insurance reveal...

2011-12-13 10:48 674

Andreas Tesch Appointment to Atradius Management Board Approved

AMSTERDAM, Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Martie van Velsen and Eric den Boogert named directors of Atradius Global & Oceania and Asia Following the approval of Andreas Tesch to the Management Board of Atradius N.V., Atradius, one of the leading international credit insurers, has announced ...

2011-12-08 14:30 1167

WISeKey Closes $35 Million Second Round of the Company's Three-Tranche $110 Million pre-IPO Funding

GENEVA, Switzerland, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- WISeKey announced it closed the second of its three-tranche $110 million pre-IPO financing round announced last year ( goo.gl/qOPsC). The $35 million second-tranche includes $12 million raised over 15 months from new and current qualified inves...

2011-12-05 18:45 1344

Sino Assurance Inc. (OTC: SNAS) Reports Third Quarter 2011 Earnings

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Sino Assurance Inc. (OTCBB: SNAS) today reported third quarter 2011 Earnings. *Net revenue* Net revenue for the nine months ended September 30, 2011, was $6,963,539 as compared to $7,344,206 for the same period in 2010. The decrease of ...

2011-11-10 21:00 1104

Sino Assurance, Inc. to Release Third-Quarter 2011 Earnings November 10

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- *Sino Assurance, Inc.* ("SNAS" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: SNAS), a leading provider of guarantee services in the P.R.C., today announced that the Company's third-quarter 2011 financial results will be filed on Thursday, Novembe...

2011-11-09 21:00 919

Cathy Freeman is Australia's Most Admired Woman

SYDNEY, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Cathy Freeman has been voted Australia's Most Admired Woman, beating off a list of contenders that includes Prime Minister Julia Gillard, Hollywood actor Cate Blanchett and a host of business women, scientists and models. The findings are contained in the ...

2011-10-11 20:00 971

Andreas Tesch Nominated Atradius Chief Market Officer

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- -- Nomination pending approval of De Nederlandsche Bank Atradius N.V. nominated Andreas Tesch Chief Market Officer (CMO). Mr Tesch will be responsible for the commercial development of Atradius Credit Insurance in North-western and Central Euro...

2011-10-11 15:00 1218

Atradius Extends Credit Insurance Offering in Asia on the Back of Robust Growth

AMSTERDAM, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Atradius, one of the leading global credit insurers, has extended its pan-Asian partnership with Tokio Marine Asia Pte Ltd (TM Asia), following a period of sustained growth in the region, which now enables policies to be issued locally in Indonesia, Mal...

2011-09-27 14:00 1061

eBaoTech Launches SalesPlatform Software Solution for both General and Life Insurance Carriers

SHANGHAI, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today eBaoTech, a leading insurance software solution provider, announced the general global availability of SalesPlatform, a powerful front-end platform for both life and non-life (property & casualty) insurers. eBaoTech® SalesPlatform is a b...

2011-09-21 20:00 1059

Mums Lift a Baby Tonne Every Day

SYDNEY, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Stay at home mothers lift the equivalent of nearly one tonne every day caring for their babies, new analysis by Million Dollar Woman has found. Typically a nine month old baby, weighing 10 kgs (Note 1), is picked up and put down about 90 times a day -- eq...

2011-09-15 14:03 684

Looking Forward to Trade Finance 2011

SHANGHAI, Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Trade Finance 2011 Summit will be held in Shanghai, 17-18 November, 2011. This time, the annual Trade Finance Summit will focus on the topics of "Innovation and Facilitation with Cross-Border Settlement Surges". Given the scale and size traditionall...

2011-09-06 20:15 821

New Research Reveals: Kids Across Asia Need Better Money Management Skills

Findings Show Parents Believe Children Do Not Fully Understand Core Money Management Skills and Need to Learn Making Responsible Money Choices HONG KONG, Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Prudential Corporation Asia today unveiled Cha-Ching Money-Smart Kids, the first multi-country, multi-platfo...

2011-09-06 16:00 2589

SevOne, Terilogy and TS-Associates Partner to Provide Complete and Immediate Visibility of High Frequency Trading Environments for Financial Institutions

HONG KONG, Sept. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SevOne, the new leader in network performance management, today announced it has joined forces with TS-Associates and Terilogy to bring advanced monitoring capabilities that span the trading floor and corporate network management systems. The integration...

2011-09-05 10:00 1054
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