Archive

  • Japanese insurer asset managers proved right as BoJ ditches negative rates stance

    19 March 2024

    Broad expectations had tipped negative rates stance being eased this week

  • Tokio Marine unit plans ditching investees without decarbonitation plans

    15 March 2024

    60 companies from high emiting sectors targeted

  • S&P Global voices concerns at some APAC insurers' property exposures

    12 March 2024

    Exposures of some Chinese insurers raise questions, but Japan, Taiwan and South Korea cause less worry

  • Sompo CFO takes hefty pay-cut in wake of Bigmotor scandal

    05 March 2024

    Masahiro Hamada criticised cross-shareholding in outsourcing partner

  • Tokio Marine vows to "eliminate" cross-shareholdings

    29 February 2024

    Rival Sompo also to sell off its problematic strategic equity stakes

  • Comment: Share prices suggest insurers' shareholders might not care much about the 'G' in ESG

    26 February 2024

    Shareholders of Japan's insurers pocketed 150% since Q1 2020 while the Topix made 98% - so do the sector's governance issues matter?

  • Dai-ichi Life and Tokio Marine ring personnel changes

    23 February 2024

    Appoints new CIO

  • MS&AD and Tokio Marine herald higher interest income

    14 February 2024

    Japanese juggernauts reported December-quarter results today

  • Fidelity wins ESG property allocation from major Japanese insurer

    07 February 2024

    European buildings will be renovated with underwriter's money

  • Investment opportunities in making cities climate resilient, Tokio Marine sponsored research finds

    16 November 2023

    Launching report with Economist Impact