M.E. Insurance after the Crisis

With the crisis behind us – at least in the Middle East – there is renewed optimism in the region particularly with the expectations of such events as the World Cup (Qatar), the Expo 2020 (Dubai) and the generally constantly buoyant and prudently bullish economy in UAE in general.

Economic activity spurs optimism in the insurance sector.

Insurance Economics Presentation

The attached presentation provides a glimpse of world insurance through the crisis with specific reference to

– emerging markets (of which the UAE is one …. hence the comparison to BRIC)

– ERM

– Capital adequacy and prudential regulation

– a post 2012 crystal ball glaring (are the predictions coming true)?

Enjoy:

Insurance Economics Presentation

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Sharing Knowledge for the Common Good: Many associate guilds with British pre-industrial era. However, predecessors of guilds are found as far back as the 3rd century BC in the Roman Empire. They were also present in various civilizations including Ptolemaic Egypt, India, Iran, China, African dynasties as well as various European countries such as medieval Germany and Italy. A guild is typically an association of practitioners from the same trade. In addition to protecting and developing crafts, trades and business, guilds also helped foster a learning environment among members. Through this platform I wish to share articles of an insurance / risk management nature and hopefully generate comments from readers that would help to enrich my knowledge as well as the knowledge of other insurance and/or risk management practitioners. About the Author: A Chartered Insurance Practitioner by profession, James Portelli is also a Fellow of the UK Chartered Insurance Institute and of the UK Institute of Risk Management and holds an MSc in Risk Management from Glasgow Caledonian University, U.K. James has been active in insurance and risk management since 1990 and in training since 1987. He started his insurance career in general insurance underwriting and agency/broker management with Middlesea Insurance plc (also forming part of the company's Risk Management Implementation Committee and assisting in captive insurance development). He first moved to the Middle East in 1998 occupying senior training, technical, consulting, business development, risk management and strategic development roles. James is also a 2008 CII (UK) Morgan Owen Prize Winner and the 2011 IRM (UK) Steve Butterworth Award Holder.
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