Guide book for Licentiate Exam on insurance as per new syllabus launched sucessfully

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Created on 13 October 2010 Last Updated on 14 March 2013 Published Date
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The Guide book for licentiate exam of Insurance Institute of India as per new syllabus covers Solved question & answers for each chapter along with scanner of previous terms. The book has been released from the house of The Insurance Times. Visit www.bimabazaar.com for details.


The Insurance Times has announced the successful launch of Guidebooks for the candidates appearing in Licentiate examinations of Insurance Institute of India (III).
The Insurance Institute of India (III) has been conducting examinations for Licentiate, Associate and Fellowship courses for Insurance Qualifications in India. Licentiate is an entry level examination for qualifying to appear for Associate and Fellowship Exams.


From October 2010 III has revised the syllabus and exam pattern for Licentiate exams. From October 2010 term all the questions will be of objective type and the exams will be of 2 hours duration. To help the candidates prepare for the October exams, The Insurance Times has published Guide books for three papers for both life and non life insurance. The Papers include Guide to Practice of Life Insurance, Guide to Practice of General Insurance, Guide to Principles of Insurance and Guide to Regulations on Insurance.


Commenting on the book the Group Editor Mr R.G.Agarwal said “This key will be very helpful for the candidates to prepare for the exam as the book covers Multiple Choice Questions based on each chapter, Points to remember and Scanner for previous terms which will help the candidates to prepare for the examination and clear the exam successfully.”


The Insurance Times is the first monthly journal on insurance in India which is going to complete 30 years in publication. The Insurance Times group is a leading publication house on insurance books in India. The group had recently launched General Insurance Year Book 2010 and Health Insurance in India successfully.

Comments  

 
seema
0 #35 seema 2014-02-10 05:10
i want questionnaire on principle of insurance . so plz provide me the same.and if possible provuide me the last 5 yrs solved papers.
 
 
r k tiwari
0 #34 r k tiwari 2014-02-01 16:16
Dear sir

I passed one subject exam in June 2013 (principal of Insurance)now how much suject will pass for licenciate , Kindly guide...
 
 
rashmi
0 #33 rashmi 2013-11-19 07:12
Hi,
Please provide solved questions papers for last 5 years for licentiate for subject IC 01 & 14...
Please revert, its urgent..
 
 
Dr K Chaudhry
0 #32 Dr K Chaudhry 2013-10-28 03:43
The entire insurance sector is headed by corrupt duffers. At this tne insuranceinstituteofindia.com is inaccessible. http://facebook.com/doctorkc
 
 
Rakesh Kumar
+1 #31 Rakesh Kumar 2013-08-26 14:32
Please tell me that how i could book slot for licentiate exam september 2013.
 
 
Kishore
0 #30 Kishore 2013-07-26 07:18
Hi,
Somebody don't know how to appaly Licentiate exam in Insurace.
www.insuranceinstitiute.com
in this site you can create your own account and create profile then you can enroll for the papers.
Once you enroll the papers it gives the slot when we'll slot our exam that's it,, try once because i already enroll my papers in Life insurance.
 
 
mamta maurya
-1 #29 mamta maurya 2013-05-15 07:59
sir pls tell me what is duration on exam ,what is last date of ragistration for the licenciate exam.what is syllabus in life insurance , and when will start the exam.
 
 
komal mishra
0 #28 komal mishra 2013-05-13 11:16
how can i apply for licenciate examination
 
 
Pankaj Panchwagh
-1 #27 Pankaj Panchwagh 2013-05-07 18:04
I want to Know how to register for Licenciate Exam, I am trying to get the Information on Licenciate Registration on III website.
Please kindly do the needful.
 
 
Pankaj Panchwagh
0 #26 Pankaj Panchwagh 2013-05-07 18:01
How to Register for Licenciate Exam
Please help me
I am not getting the information for Registration of Licenciate Please kindly do the needful
 
 
KISHOR KUMAR PARAKH
0 #25 KISHOR KUMAR PARAKH 2013-04-13 10:44
Licenciate passing mark is 60. U will b needing books to Study f or this.Which uwill be geeting from III office at your nearest city..Exams is being held Twice every year..
 
 
pradeep
0 #24 pradeep 2013-03-15 10:54
is there any restrictions on attempts to clear licentiate exam conducted by insurance institute of india
 
 
Priyanka Nivalkar
+1 #23 Priyanka Nivalkar 2012-12-28 08:45
Dear sir/Madam,

I want to know about Licenciate Exam. Pls. guide me.
 
 
MANOJ KUMAR
0 #22 MANOJ KUMAR 2012-07-16 03:10
dear sir,
i want to following licentiat exam books,
1)Practice of general insurance.(code 11)
2) regulations of insurance business (code 14)
3) principel of insurance (code 01)
please arrange to send price list of the above books
 
 
Nawal Sakharkar
+1 #21 Nawal Sakharkar 2012-07-06 09:58
I want licentiat guide for new sylabus i.e 1) Practice of general Insurance (code 11)

2) Regulations of Insurance business (Code 14)\

3) Principals of Insurance (Code 01)

Nawal Sakharkar,
The New IndiaAssurance Co. ltd.,
Divisional Office No.1,
Madina Building, Kutchehary Chowk,
Raipur (C.G) - 492 001
 
 
rashmi kanta mohanta
+8 #20 rashmi kanta mohanta 2012-04-25 01:42
i have only 15 days in hand kindly guide me how to prepare for licentiate exam
 
 
Priyanka
+6 #19 Priyanka 2012-04-23 10:25
Dear sir/Madam,

I want to know about Licenciate Exam. Pls. guide me.
 
 
Vinod
+3 #18 Vinod 2012-03-10 02:29
I could not understand how to know about licentiate exam of III from website, pl guide
 
 
BASAWARAJ
+6 #17 BASAWARAJ 2012-02-16 10:04
dear sir,
i want to following licentiat exam books,
1)Practice of general insurance.(code 11)
2) regulations of insurance business (code 14)
3) principel of insurance (code 01)
please arrange to send price list of the above books.
contact no 9480360545.
 
 
P.HEMANTH KUMAR
+3 #16 P.HEMANTH KUMAR 2012-02-14 16:32
Dear sir, I want to appear for III Fellow exam. Kindly let me know the Gen.Ins.Fellow papers to be appeared, Optional/compulsory. Subjects to be deleted in future. What is credit point system. Please send reply to my E-Mail address at the earliest.
 
 
sashi publications
-1 #15 sashi publications 2012-02-09 06:51
Licentiate results has been declared on website of III. PLease visit the same
 
 
vishal rakawar
+2 #14 vishal rakawar 2012-02-07 10:30
i want to know licentiate result of Feb 2012 and what is the passing mark of the licentiate exam
 
 
leela
+2 #13 leela 2012-01-13 14:37
send me the recent licentiate question papers for non life
 
 
Sashi Publication
+1 #12 Sashi Publication 2011-12-08 05:44
Cost: Rs.400 each book plus Rs.50 delivery charges


NEW COMBO OFFER 1 for limited period

Only Model Question Bank for all three subjects(Life or Non life): Pay only Rs.1200

NEW COMBO OFFER 2 for limited period

3 Guide above Plus Online Mock Test for 3 papers worth Rs.900. Total Value Rs.2250 : Pay only Rs.1500
 
 
RABINDRA KUMAR PANDA
+1 #11 RABINDRA KUMAR PANDA 2011-12-07 17:39
how much price this book
 
 
RABINDRA KUMAR PANDA
0 #10 RABINDRA KUMAR PANDA 2011-12-07 17:36
Quoting C Muruganandam:
PLEASE FURNISH DETAILS REGARDING ONLINE PURCHASE OF GUIDE BOOK FOR LICENTIATE EXAM, CONTAIN ONLY OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

Quoting C Muruganandam:
PLEASE FURNISH DETAILS REGARDING ONLINE PURCHASE OF GUIDE BOOK FOR LICENTIATE EXAM, CONTAIN ONLY OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

Quoting C Muruganandam:
PLEASE FURNISH DETAILS REGARDING ONLINE PURCHASE OF GUIDE BOOK FOR LICENTIATE EXAM, CONTAIN ONLY OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

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C Muruganandam
+5 #9 C Muruganandam 2011-10-28 05:23
PLEASE FURNISH DETAILS REGARDING ONLINE PURCHASE OF GUIDE BOOK FOR LICENTIATE EXAM, CONTAIN ONLY OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.
 
 
swapna
+2 #8 swapna 2011-10-20 13:32
hi from where can i get guides for licentiate exams i am from secunderabad. can u give me the details please its v.urgent.
 
 
parul
+1 #7 parul 2011-10-12 18:46
plz provide me notes of practice of life insurance,regulation on insurance,principles of insurance on my email id(
 
 
parul
+1 #6 parul 2011-10-12 18:41
i need the notes of licentiate examination plzzz provide me..
 
 
B Subramanian
+1 #5 B Subramanian 2011-09-13 05:42
:-) With your guide i could secure more than 70%, THANK U SO MUCH. Now i request you to kindly confirm whether you have any thing to offer model question paper for associate exams which will surely make me highly successful. Please confirm

B Subramanian
Dev officer (Chairman's Club Member)
New India assurance Co Ltd
Chennai
 
 
M Singhe
+4 #4 M Singhe 2011-09-12 09:20
Where can we get model question paper of licentiate exam. I am from Srilanka
 
 
SASHI PUBLICATION
+1 #3 SASHI PUBLICATION 2011-09-12 09:12
For best guide book for licentiate examination contact sashi publications at 09432353620 / 033 40078428
 
 
SASHI PUBLICATION
+3 #2 SASHI PUBLICATION 2011-09-12 09:09
You can contact us on 09432353620 for more details about the book
 
 
archana maynawar
+3 #1 archana maynawar 2011-09-07 06:36
we need the principles of insurance's any note
 

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The only organization from India to win the World Class Award in large service category, SBI Life...

HDFC Life launches two traditional pension plans
HDFC Life launches two traditional...

HDFC Life recently launched two traditional pension plans - Personal Pension Plus, a...

Anil insurance arm focus on health
Anil insurance arm focus on health

Reliance General Insurance Company has decided to focus more on health insurance as it  believes...

GIC to set up new TPA soon
GIC to set up new TPA soon

Grappled with charges of poor service, delays and disputes with customers, a joint venture third...

LIC could shell out record Rs 90,000 crore benefits to policyholders this fiscal
LIC could shell out record Rs 90,000...

The Life Insurance Corporation of India may have to pay Rs 90,000 crore in defined maturity...

LIC to pump Rs 2.47 lakh crores in bonds and shares
LIC to pump Rs 2.47 lakh crores in...

The LIC is all set to invest nearly Rs 2.5 lakh crore in both equity and bond this year, inspite...

IRDA may scrap proposals of bank tie up with insurance companies
IRDA may scrap proposals of bank tie...

With Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru communicating to the IRDA that the proposal to have...

Insurers can deal with financial derivatives with 10 yrs' tenure: IRDA
Insurers can deal with financial...

IRDA has proposed to permit insurance companies to deal with financial derivatives with 10 years...

New norms for traditional insurance products from October: IRDA
New norms for traditional insurance...

The new norms for traditional insurance products will come into force from October 1 this year....

IndiaFirst Life continues its growth story; grows by 28% in FY 2013-14
IndiaFirst Life continues its growth...

  Customer focused products and processes help company grow amidst challenging times   Garners...

Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for...

      With the intention to improve insurance penetration in the country, Reliance General...

Allahabad University plans insurance cover for students from next session
Allahabad University plans insurance...

      The Allahabad University has planned to start an insurance policy to cover every student...

Aviation insurance demand on the rise
Aviation insurance demand on the rise

  With the demand for covers for ground handling and aviation product liability insurance...

Direct Taxes Code 2013- KPMG INDIA

In August 2009, the Government unveiled the Direct Taxes Code, 2009 (DTC 2009) along with a...

MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia
MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief...

      HONG KONG --MetLife, Inc. announced  that Ralph Brunner has joined the company as its Chief...

Claim is not payable if location is...

  Judgement   Ahmedabad Ombudsman Centre Case No. 11/ 005 / 0045 Shri. M. S. A. Kajalwala Vs...

The Experience rating method.

      All large individual risk rating is a form of experience rating as they need to reflect the...

The process of Individual risk rating...

        Generally, individual rating is done for various reasons, such as the price charged to...

How are the Rating Structure made in...

 All rates are based on various risk exposures that  insurance may face.  However the rate for...

Purposes of rate making in general...

      The purpose of rate making is to set the prices of insurance products in such a way...

THE ‘COMPLAINT-AS-GIFT’ STRATEGY THAT...

      INTRODUCTION: In this competitive insurance market in India, we need to become very much...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013, Swiss Re sigma
Global insured losses from...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013,according to Swiss Re sigma....

Fraudulent practices on a spurt in life insurance
Fraudulent practices on a spurt in...

  life insurance companies across the country are witnessing a sharp rise in cases of fraud and...

Insurance sector worried over high attrition rate
Insurance sector worried over high...

      Frontline staffs in the insurance sector  are making a flight to the IT, ITes and retail...

Life insurers treat suicides as natural deaths for hassle free claims
Life insurers treat suicides as...

To avoid hassle in settlement of claims life insurance companies in India consider suicides as...

Medical errors on the rise in Arabian Kingdom
Medical errors on the rise in Arabian...

  The Arabian Kingdom is looking to develop a system of accountability for medical errors in the...

Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign for easy  renewal of  lapsed policies
Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign...

      In a bid to provide assistance to policyholders to get lapsed policies renewed easily Bajaj...

Reliance Life insurance launches super money back plan
Reliance Life insurance launches...

      Reliance Life Insurance, recently launched its new offering 'Reliance Super Money Back...

 IRDA releases pilot version of hospital IDs
IRDA releases pilot version of...

  In an effort to streamline hospital listings a  pilot version of a unique hospital ID master...

New money back plans launched by LIC
New money back plans launched by LIC

      LIC's New Money Back Plans has been  launched .The plans are for 20years and 25 years term...

Star Health & Allied Insurance Co launches Diabetes Safe, new health insurance product
Star Health & Allied Insurance Co...

From a modest beginning of Rs.12.51 crore retail business in 2006-07, Star Health has now...

Citibank and Apollo Munich to target over 16 million households with specialized health insurance services
Citibank and Apollo Munich to target...

citibank India and Apollo Munich announced they will provide specialized health care services to...

NEED FOR INCREASING INSURANCE...

      Life is full of uncertainties - unpredictable and unforeseen. While these uncertainties...

NEW MILESTONES IN THE INDIAN HEALTH...

              The  Right to Health is as important as the Right of Education. India's...

Business centre heads of indian...

      Introduction: Whenever a Customer approaches you - These ten commandants as stated below is...

Indian Market Natural Catastrophe...

      A) Introduction In Asia - Pacific zones we are all witnessing unprecedented frequency and...

GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2014 IN INDIA
GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR...

  INSURANCE REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FLASH FIGURES -- NON LIFE INSURERS GROSS DIRECT...

Commercial Insurance Coming of Age...

      Introduction Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry was highly impacted by...

Theoritical Insurance

      The caption of this article needs some explanation - to keep the readers - especially those...

Does Marine policy cover storage Risk

      Introduction: The client often approaches the underwriters to grant storage cover at the...

ENDEAVOUR TO REGULATE DETARIFFED...

Introduction: All of us are aware of the fact that with the enactment of the Insurance Regulatory...

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Of...

 Introduction Acts of God perils or Natural Catastrophe perils are 'Insurable' so far as they are...

Micro Insurance- Progress Report in...

      Introduction Marsh defines micro insurance as insurance that is designed specifically for...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE "UNLIMITED...

  Indian laws on accident claims are quite stringent. The laws were formulated by prioritizing...

TITANIC, TP INSURANCE AND TARIFF

      1. Abstract 1-1. Back to basics- Cover -Liability and Premium 1-1-1. Whether the basic...

AN OVERVIEW OF MARINE INSURANCE

  Introduction The origins of modern marine insurance are to be found in the practices adopted by...

Mediclaim insurance for scribes by Bihar govt
Mediclaim insurance for scribes by...

      The Bihar government has recently launched Bihar Rajya Patrakar Bima Yojana- 2014 to...

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Edelweiss Tokio Life – Wealth Builder
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance...

      Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the life insurance arm of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd...

ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD insurance scheme
ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD...

In a bid to facilitate the authentic time and stress free outpatients, ICICI Lombard General...

Severe dengue symptoms see surge in health insurance claims
Severe dengue symptoms see surge in...

      As per provisional data available from National Vector Borne Disease Control Program...

 LIC awarded in the Silver Category
LIC awarded in the Silver Category

      Life Insurance Corporation of India was awarded in the Silver Category. The award was...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

Iran shipping insurance may be...

      A group covering vessel owners said that insurance for tankers to export Iranian crude may...

World's first insured Bitcoin vault...

The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against...

IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA Life
IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA...

      Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority  has imposed on Tata AIA Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over insurance broking
IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over...

      In an effort to address the concerns of banks taking the broking route for selling...

UK insurance bill for storm and flood damage estimated  to cost £426 million
UK insurance bill for storm and flood...

      The insured bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding over the Christmas 2013...

LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%
LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%

  A latest stock exchange disclosure has revealed that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)...

12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine by Irda this fiscal
12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine...

      Twelve insurance companies including market leaders HDFC Life and ICICI Prudential Life was...

Irda issues revised guidelines on micro insurance products
Irda issues revised guidelines on...

      The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has issued revised guidelines on micro...

Future Generali India Insurance posts profit of Rs. 28.4 crore at the end of Quarter 3
Future Generali India Insurance posts...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance  to repay 275 crores to Policyholders
IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance to...

IRDA during onsite inspection conducted in December, 2010 found that M/s.SBI Life Insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES SMART CASH PLUS PLAN
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES...

      Reliance Life Insurance Company, part of Reliance Capital Limited, announced the launch of...

Student Suraksha From Future Generali India General Insurance
Student Suraksha From Future Generali...

Future Student Suraksha is specially designed insurance cover for students travelling abroad for...

ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM APOLLO MUNICH HEALTH INSURANCE
ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM...

Energy, is a unique wellness management plan for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...

Erection All Risk From Liberty Videocon General Insurance
Erection All Risk From Liberty...

      Features & Benefits Requirements:The foundation of a building may be laid with a single...

 SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM Life Insurance Corporation of India
SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM...

LIC's Single Premium Endowment Plan is a participating non-linked savings cum protection plan,...

Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan From AEGON Religare Life Insurance
Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan...

Why buy this Plan? In today’s life, very fewthings come with guarantees. Life can be uncertain...

Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life Insurance
Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life...

Have you often wondered about an investment vehicle, which provides financial protection for your...

Renewal methods that can be...

      There are a number of renewal methods that can be incorporated in policy conditions such as...

procedures that an underwriter must...

There are some risks which are claim-prone owing to the physical Hazard. They are generally...

What are the skills that an...

An Underwriter should possess the following skills: a.He should be able to visualize the property...

Need of health insurance ?

In a country like India, where maximum medical expenses are borne by individuals themselves ,...

What is health Insurance ?

      Health Insurance is a way to distribute the financial risk associated with the variation of...

LIC tops the tax defaulter's list
LIC tops the tax defaulter's list

      The list of top tax defaulters provided by the Income Tax department features Life...

Problems involved in Risk Financing...

      Sometimes, some organizations desire to retain risks internally to cope up with large and...

Steps of formulating Risk Management...

Regardless of the type of companies and the type of management, it is highly desirable that there...

Effective risk management, depends to...

      Effective risk management truly depends to a large extent on the use of probability...

 Top small cars are prone to life threatening road accidents
Top small cars are prone to life...

Small cars from some of the leading brands sold in India has failed miserably in crash cases...

Free insurance cover to Amarnath pilgrims
Free insurance cover to Amarnath...

All pilgrims that hold valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free...

Bihar govt plans  insurance scheme for panchayat representatives
Bihar govt plans insurance scheme...

Panchayati Raj and Rural Works Department Minister of Bihar, Bhim Singh stated recently that the...

Frequently Asked Questions about Insurance Repository
Frequently Asked Questions about...

  1. What is Insurance Repository? “Insurance Repository” means a company formed and registered...

Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4 billion for 2013
Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4...

Swiss Re has delivered a net income of USD 4.4 billion for 2013. The result was driven by...

Future Generali India Life Insurance receives ISO 9001:2008 certification
Future Generali India Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Future Group - the...

How insurers in Asia can help consumers meet their increasing needs for medical insurance products and services
How insurers in Asia can help...

All markets surveyed in this study (China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand)...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading retailer of...

IRDA: Implementation of Standard Proposal form for Life Insurance
IRDA: Implementation of Standard...

After examining various representations received from Life Insurance Industry, the competent...

Guidelines for Individual Agents for Persistency of Life Insurance Policies
Guidelines for Individual Agents for...

IRDA has issued some modifications for persistency of Life Insruance Policies. In modification of...

Maples Publication,Belgharia, Kolkata...

  Please beware of duplicate books/study materials from Maples Publication, kolkata which is a...

Future Generali insures Mangal Navratri 2013 with Falguni Pathak and her troupe
Future Generali insures Mangal...

Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading insurers who offer insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST FEW PRIVATE INSURERS TO OFFER INSURANCE POLICIES IN ELECTRONIC DEMAT FORM
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST...

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC), part of Reliance Capital Limited, today announced the...

Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75 crore capital for business growth and expansion
Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75...

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Murugappa Group and...

National Seminar on ‘Big data to Predictive Analytics – Future of Healthcare’ conducted by PHD Chamber
National Seminar on ‘Big data to...

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Seminar on Big data to Predictive Analytics...

 Now cops under medical insurance cover
Now cops under medical insurance cover

The death of Lal Bahadur Lohar, the State Intelligence Bureau  (SIB)constable who was deputed to...

IRDA considering  health policies with 5 years span
IRDA considering health policies...

IRDA is considering a proposal to allow five year policies with the hope to  improve the health...

Now, demat insurance covers under one folioR
Now, demat insurance covers under one...

Now all policies be it life, health or motor can be dematerialized and maintained under a single...

 As auto skids in downturn, insurers feel the pinch
As auto skids in downturn, insurers...

With the decrease in demand for passenger cars due to the economic slowdown the insurance majors...

Natural disasters drive demand for property insurance in South Africa
Natural disasters drive demand for...

Property insurance, the largest category in the South African non-life insurance industry, is...

Max Life eyes traditional plans
Max Life eyes traditional plans

With customers moving towards more secure returns because of volatile stock market, Max Life...

Health insurers adopting co-payment model to cut costs
Health insurers adopting co-payment...

In a bid to ensure optimal utilization of benefits by policyholders, employers are increasingly...

Get instant health claims authorisation by card swipe
Get instant health claims...

Gone are the days when health insurance policy holders have to wait for their hospitals to get a...

IRDA drafts  stricter  regulations  to stop insurance agents from selling ponzi plans
IRDA drafts stricter regulations ...

With the bust of the Saradha scam,  the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority has come out...

New India Assurance in expansion mode; to recruit more  agents
New India Assurance in expansion...

Planning to expand its business, New India Assurance is in the process of recruiting 500 officers...

Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided Judgements
Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided...

Presenting for the first time in India a compilation of all the judgements by Insurance Ombudsman...

Book on Risk Management Principles & Practice
Book on Risk Management Principles &...

New Book Launched: Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic...

Risk Management Association of India
Risk Management Association of India

Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic scenario. More and more...

 Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra, 324 killed
Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra,...

Heavy rains, floods, lightning strikes and other natural causes have wreaked havoc in Maharashtra...

New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU
New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU

In an effort to provide an exclusive portal for members, students and employees of Institute of...

 Recall and legal action make insurers hesitant over auto, pharma liability covers
Recall and legal action make...

The insurance companies have become hesitant over selling product liability in the auto and...

Focus on customized shrine covers post Uttarakhand
Focus on customized shrine covers...

Though a few of the temples in Uttarakhand have opted for a comprehensive insurance cover,...

New India Assurance offer discount on third party motor insurance bought online
New India Assurance offer discount on...

In a bid to encourage customers to buy third-party motor insurance policies through its website...

CNG cab & auto drivers now under insurance scheme
CNG cab & auto drivers now under...

Drivers of CNG cabs and auto rickshaws in the national capital and its adjoining areas will now...

Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of getting insurance claims
Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of...

Private hydel power projects in Uttarakhand facing a shutdown due to floods are worried over the...

Democrats worried with youngsters refusal to buy health cover under Obamacare
Democrats worried with youngsters...

It is a cause of concern - as when people find their premiums are almost double, will prefer to...

New portability rule brings little change in health insurance
New portability rule brings little...

The introduction of portability in life insurance by the IRDA two years back has ushered in...

Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs
Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs is likely to take up an Rs 600-crore proposal to...

August date for bancassurance guidelines: IRDA
August date for bancassurance...

 Sudhin Roy Chowdhury, Member (Life) IRDA recently said that the final guidelines on...

Courier firms make false insurance claims: IRDA
Courier firms make false insurance...

IRDA has recently cautioned public that claims of insurance cover made by courier companies are...

IRDA amends guidelines to stop switching from one plan to another of the same insurer
IRDA amends guidelines to stop...

The same insurer cannot switch from one plan to another, as per the amended guidelines by the...

General insurers to monitor accidents on the highways
General insurers to monitor accidents...

Armed with the startling revelation that road accidents claim one life every four minutes in...

United India becomes tech savvy for crop insurance
United India becomes tech savvy for...

United India becomes tech savvy for crop insurance In an effort to cater to the crop insurance...

Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company has been levied a massive penalty of Rs.3.10 crores on violations on 34 counts by IRDA
Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company...

In one of the biggest penalty levied by IRDA for violation of IRDA regulations, IRDA has imposed...

Insurance products should be clearly spelt during disaster
Insurance products should be clearly...

The central Minister of State for Finance Namo Narain Meena recently said life and non-life cover...

Berkshire Hathaway to Exit Insurance Broking Biz in India
Berkshire Hathaway to Exit Insurance...

At a time when India is desperately trying to woo foreign investors in various sectors to boost...

Premiums set to grow throughout the insurance industry: Swiss Re
Premiums set to grow throughout the...

      The insurance industry which is having troubles presently with natural disasters is likely...

SBI Life Insurance wins Global Performance Excellence Award for 2013
SBI Life Insurance wins Global...

The only organization from India to win the World Class Award in large service category, SBI Life...

HDFC Life launches two traditional pension plans
HDFC Life launches two traditional...

HDFC Life recently launched two traditional pension plans - Personal Pension Plus, a...

Anil insurance arm focus on health
Anil insurance arm focus on health

Reliance General Insurance Company has decided to focus more on health insurance as it  believes...

IndiaFirst Life continues its growth story; grows by 28% in FY 2013-14
IndiaFirst Life continues its growth...

  Customer focused products and processes help company grow amidst challenging times   Garners...

Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for...

      With the intention to improve insurance penetration in the country, Reliance General...

Allahabad University plans insurance cover for students from next session
Allahabad University plans insurance...

      The Allahabad University has planned to start an insurance policy to cover every student...

Aviation insurance demand on the rise
Aviation insurance demand on the rise

  With the demand for covers for ground handling and aviation product liability insurance...

Direct Taxes Code 2013- KPMG INDIA

In August 2009, the Government unveiled the Direct Taxes Code, 2009 (DTC 2009) along with a...

MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia
MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief...

      HONG KONG --MetLife, Inc. announced  that Ralph Brunner has joined the company as its Chief...

Claim is not payable if location is...

  Judgement   Ahmedabad Ombudsman Centre Case No. 11/ 005 / 0045 Shri. M. S. A. Kajalwala Vs...

The Experience rating method.

      All large individual risk rating is a form of experience rating as they need to reflect the...

The process of Individual risk rating...

        Generally, individual rating is done for various reasons, such as the price charged to...

How are the Rating Structure made in...

 All rates are based on various risk exposures that  insurance may face.  However the rate for...

Purposes of rate making in general...

      The purpose of rate making is to set the prices of insurance products in such a way...

THE ‘COMPLAINT-AS-GIFT’ STRATEGY THAT...

      INTRODUCTION: In this competitive insurance market in India, we need to become very much...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013, Swiss Re sigma
Global insured losses from...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013,according to Swiss Re sigma....

Fraudulent practices on a spurt in life insurance
Fraudulent practices on a spurt in...

  life insurance companies across the country are witnessing a sharp rise in cases of fraud and...

Insurance sector worried over high attrition rate
Insurance sector worried over high...

      Frontline staffs in the insurance sector  are making a flight to the IT, ITes and retail...

Life insurers treat suicides as natural deaths for hassle free claims
Life insurers treat suicides as...

To avoid hassle in settlement of claims life insurance companies in India consider suicides as...

Medical errors on the rise in Arabian Kingdom
Medical errors on the rise in Arabian...

  The Arabian Kingdom is looking to develop a system of accountability for medical errors in the...

Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign for easy  renewal of  lapsed policies
Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign...

      In a bid to provide assistance to policyholders to get lapsed policies renewed easily Bajaj...

Reliance Life insurance launches super money back plan
Reliance Life insurance launches...

      Reliance Life Insurance, recently launched its new offering 'Reliance Super Money Back...

 IRDA releases pilot version of hospital IDs
IRDA releases pilot version of...

  In an effort to streamline hospital listings a  pilot version of a unique hospital ID master...

New money back plans launched by LIC
New money back plans launched by LIC

      LIC's New Money Back Plans has been  launched .The plans are for 20years and 25 years term...

Star Health & Allied Insurance Co launches Diabetes Safe, new health insurance product
Star Health & Allied Insurance Co...

From a modest beginning of Rs.12.51 crore retail business in 2006-07, Star Health has now...

Citibank and Apollo Munich to target over 16 million households with specialized health insurance services
Citibank and Apollo Munich to target...

citibank India and Apollo Munich announced they will provide specialized health care services to...

NEED FOR INCREASING INSURANCE...

      Life is full of uncertainties - unpredictable and unforeseen. While these uncertainties...

NEW MILESTONES IN THE INDIAN HEALTH...

              The  Right to Health is as important as the Right of Education. India's...

Business centre heads of indian...

      Introduction: Whenever a Customer approaches you - These ten commandants as stated below is...

Indian Market Natural Catastrophe...

      A) Introduction In Asia - Pacific zones we are all witnessing unprecedented frequency and...

GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2014 IN INDIA
GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR...

  INSURANCE REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FLASH FIGURES -- NON LIFE INSURERS GROSS DIRECT...

Commercial Insurance Coming of Age...

      Introduction Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry was highly impacted by...

Theoritical Insurance

      The caption of this article needs some explanation - to keep the readers - especially those...

Does Marine policy cover storage Risk

      Introduction: The client often approaches the underwriters to grant storage cover at the...

ENDEAVOUR TO REGULATE DETARIFFED...

Introduction: All of us are aware of the fact that with the enactment of the Insurance Regulatory...

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Of...

 Introduction Acts of God perils or Natural Catastrophe perils are 'Insurable' so far as they are...

Micro Insurance- Progress Report in...

      Introduction Marsh defines micro insurance as insurance that is designed specifically for...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE "UNLIMITED...

  Indian laws on accident claims are quite stringent. The laws were formulated by prioritizing...

TITANIC, TP INSURANCE AND TARIFF

      1. Abstract 1-1. Back to basics- Cover -Liability and Premium 1-1-1. Whether the basic...

AN OVERVIEW OF MARINE INSURANCE

  Introduction The origins of modern marine insurance are to be found in the practices adopted by...

Mediclaim insurance for scribes by Bihar govt
Mediclaim insurance for scribes by...

      The Bihar government has recently launched Bihar Rajya Patrakar Bima Yojana- 2014 to...

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Edelweiss Tokio Life – Wealth Builder
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance...

      Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the life insurance arm of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd...

ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD insurance scheme
ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD...

In a bid to facilitate the authentic time and stress free outpatients, ICICI Lombard General...

Severe dengue symptoms see surge in health insurance claims
Severe dengue symptoms see surge in...

      As per provisional data available from National Vector Borne Disease Control Program...

 LIC awarded in the Silver Category
LIC awarded in the Silver Category

      Life Insurance Corporation of India was awarded in the Silver Category. The award was...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

Iran shipping insurance may be...

      A group covering vessel owners said that insurance for tankers to export Iranian crude may...

World's first insured Bitcoin vault...

The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against...

IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA Life
IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA...

      Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority  has imposed on Tata AIA Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over insurance broking
IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over...

      In an effort to address the concerns of banks taking the broking route for selling...

UK insurance bill for storm and flood damage estimated  to cost £426 million
UK insurance bill for storm and flood...

      The insured bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding over the Christmas 2013...

LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%
LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%

  A latest stock exchange disclosure has revealed that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)...

12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine by Irda this fiscal
12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine...

      Twelve insurance companies including market leaders HDFC Life and ICICI Prudential Life was...

Irda issues revised guidelines on micro insurance products
Irda issues revised guidelines on...

      The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has issued revised guidelines on micro...

Future Generali India Insurance posts profit of Rs. 28.4 crore at the end of Quarter 3
Future Generali India Insurance posts...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance  to repay 275 crores to Policyholders
IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance to...

IRDA during onsite inspection conducted in December, 2010 found that M/s.SBI Life Insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES SMART CASH PLUS PLAN
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES...

      Reliance Life Insurance Company, part of Reliance Capital Limited, announced the launch of...

Student Suraksha From Future Generali India General Insurance
Student Suraksha From Future Generali...

Future Student Suraksha is specially designed insurance cover for students travelling abroad for...

ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM APOLLO MUNICH HEALTH INSURANCE
ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM...

Energy, is a unique wellness management plan for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...

Erection All Risk From Liberty Videocon General Insurance
Erection All Risk From Liberty...

      Features & Benefits Requirements:The foundation of a building may be laid with a single...

 SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM Life Insurance Corporation of India
SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM...

LIC's Single Premium Endowment Plan is a participating non-linked savings cum protection plan,...

Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan From AEGON Religare Life Insurance
Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan...

Why buy this Plan? In today’s life, very fewthings come with guarantees. Life can be uncertain...

Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life Insurance
Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life...

Have you often wondered about an investment vehicle, which provides financial protection for your...

Renewal methods that can be...

      There are a number of renewal methods that can be incorporated in policy conditions such as...

procedures that an underwriter must...

There are some risks which are claim-prone owing to the physical Hazard. They are generally...

What are the skills that an...

An Underwriter should possess the following skills: a.He should be able to visualize the property...

Need of health insurance ?

In a country like India, where maximum medical expenses are borne by individuals themselves ,...

What is health Insurance ?

      Health Insurance is a way to distribute the financial risk associated with the variation of...

LIC tops the tax defaulter's list
LIC tops the tax defaulter's list

      The list of top tax defaulters provided by the Income Tax department features Life...

Problems involved in Risk Financing...

      Sometimes, some organizations desire to retain risks internally to cope up with large and...

Steps of formulating Risk Management...

Regardless of the type of companies and the type of management, it is highly desirable that there...

Effective risk management, depends to...

      Effective risk management truly depends to a large extent on the use of probability...

 Top small cars are prone to life threatening road accidents
Top small cars are prone to life...

Small cars from some of the leading brands sold in India has failed miserably in crash cases...

Free insurance cover to Amarnath pilgrims
Free insurance cover to Amarnath...

All pilgrims that hold valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free...

Bihar govt plans  insurance scheme for panchayat representatives
Bihar govt plans insurance scheme...

Panchayati Raj and Rural Works Department Minister of Bihar, Bhim Singh stated recently that the...

Frequently Asked Questions about Insurance Repository
Frequently Asked Questions about...

  1. What is Insurance Repository? “Insurance Repository” means a company formed and registered...

Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4 billion for 2013
Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4...

Swiss Re has delivered a net income of USD 4.4 billion for 2013. The result was driven by...

Future Generali India Life Insurance receives ISO 9001:2008 certification
Future Generali India Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Future Group - the...

How insurers in Asia can help consumers meet their increasing needs for medical insurance products and services
How insurers in Asia can help...

All markets surveyed in this study (China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand)...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading retailer of...

IRDA: Implementation of Standard Proposal form for Life Insurance
IRDA: Implementation of Standard...

After examining various representations received from Life Insurance Industry, the competent...

Guidelines for Individual Agents for Persistency of Life Insurance Policies
Guidelines for Individual Agents for...

IRDA has issued some modifications for persistency of Life Insruance Policies. In modification of...

Maples Publication,Belgharia, Kolkata...

  Please beware of duplicate books/study materials from Maples Publication, kolkata which is a...

Future Generali insures Mangal Navratri 2013 with Falguni Pathak and her troupe
Future Generali insures Mangal...

Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading insurers who offer insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST FEW PRIVATE INSURERS TO OFFER INSURANCE POLICIES IN ELECTRONIC DEMAT FORM
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST...

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC), part of Reliance Capital Limited, today announced the...

Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75 crore capital for business growth and expansion
Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75...

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Murugappa Group and...

National Seminar on ‘Big data to Predictive Analytics – Future of Healthcare’ conducted by PHD Chamber
National Seminar on ‘Big data to...

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Seminar on Big data to Predictive Analytics...

 Now cops under medical insurance cover
Now cops under medical insurance cover

The death of Lal Bahadur Lohar, the State Intelligence Bureau  (SIB)constable who was deputed to...

IRDA considering  health policies with 5 years span
IRDA considering health policies...

IRDA is considering a proposal to allow five year policies with the hope to  improve the health...

Now, demat insurance covers under one folioR
Now, demat insurance covers under one...

Now all policies be it life, health or motor can be dematerialized and maintained under a single...

 As auto skids in downturn, insurers feel the pinch
As auto skids in downturn, insurers...

With the decrease in demand for passenger cars due to the economic slowdown the insurance majors...

Natural disasters drive demand for property insurance in South Africa
Natural disasters drive demand for...

Property insurance, the largest category in the South African non-life insurance industry, is...

Max Life eyes traditional plans
Max Life eyes traditional plans

With customers moving towards more secure returns because of volatile stock market, Max Life...

Health insurers adopting co-payment model to cut costs
Health insurers adopting co-payment...

In a bid to ensure optimal utilization of benefits by policyholders, employers are increasingly...

IndiaFirst Life continues its growth story; grows by 28% in FY 2013-14
IndiaFirst Life continues its growth...

  Customer focused products and processes help company grow amidst challenging times   Garners...

Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for...

      With the intention to improve insurance penetration in the country, Reliance General...

Allahabad University plans insurance cover for students from next session
Allahabad University plans insurance...

      The Allahabad University has planned to start an insurance policy to cover every student...

Aviation insurance demand on the rise
Aviation insurance demand on the rise

  With the demand for covers for ground handling and aviation product liability insurance...

Direct Taxes Code 2013- KPMG INDIA

In August 2009, the Government unveiled the Direct Taxes Code, 2009 (DTC 2009) along with a...

MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia
MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief...

      HONG KONG --MetLife, Inc. announced  that Ralph Brunner has joined the company as its Chief...

Claim is not payable if location is...

  Judgement   Ahmedabad Ombudsman Centre Case No. 11/ 005 / 0045 Shri. M. S. A. Kajalwala Vs...

The Experience rating method.

      All large individual risk rating is a form of experience rating as they need to reflect the...

The process of Individual risk rating...

        Generally, individual rating is done for various reasons, such as the price charged to...

How are the Rating Structure made in...

 All rates are based on various risk exposures that  insurance may face.  However the rate for...

Purposes of rate making in general...

      The purpose of rate making is to set the prices of insurance products in such a way...

THE ‘COMPLAINT-AS-GIFT’ STRATEGY THAT...

      INTRODUCTION: In this competitive insurance market in India, we need to become very much...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013, Swiss Re sigma
Global insured losses from...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013,according to Swiss Re sigma....

Fraudulent practices on a spurt in life insurance
Fraudulent practices on a spurt in...

  life insurance companies across the country are witnessing a sharp rise in cases of fraud and...

Insurance sector worried over high attrition rate
Insurance sector worried over high...

      Frontline staffs in the insurance sector  are making a flight to the IT, ITes and retail...

Life insurers treat suicides as natural deaths for hassle free claims
Life insurers treat suicides as...

To avoid hassle in settlement of claims life insurance companies in India consider suicides as...

Medical errors on the rise in Arabian Kingdom
Medical errors on the rise in Arabian...

  The Arabian Kingdom is looking to develop a system of accountability for medical errors in the...

Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign for easy  renewal of  lapsed policies
Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign...

      In a bid to provide assistance to policyholders to get lapsed policies renewed easily Bajaj...

Reliance Life insurance launches super money back plan
Reliance Life insurance launches...

      Reliance Life Insurance, recently launched its new offering 'Reliance Super Money Back...

 IRDA releases pilot version of hospital IDs
IRDA releases pilot version of...

  In an effort to streamline hospital listings a  pilot version of a unique hospital ID master...

New money back plans launched by LIC
New money back plans launched by LIC

      LIC's New Money Back Plans has been  launched .The plans are for 20years and 25 years term...

Star Health & Allied Insurance Co launches Diabetes Safe, new health insurance product
Star Health & Allied Insurance Co...

From a modest beginning of Rs.12.51 crore retail business in 2006-07, Star Health has now...

Citibank and Apollo Munich to target over 16 million households with specialized health insurance services
Citibank and Apollo Munich to target...

citibank India and Apollo Munich announced they will provide specialized health care services to...

NEED FOR INCREASING INSURANCE...

      Life is full of uncertainties - unpredictable and unforeseen. While these uncertainties...

NEW MILESTONES IN THE INDIAN HEALTH...

              The  Right to Health is as important as the Right of Education. India's...

Business centre heads of indian...

      Introduction: Whenever a Customer approaches you - These ten commandants as stated below is...

Indian Market Natural Catastrophe...

      A) Introduction In Asia - Pacific zones we are all witnessing unprecedented frequency and...

GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2014 IN INDIA
GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR...

  INSURANCE REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FLASH FIGURES -- NON LIFE INSURERS GROSS DIRECT...

Commercial Insurance Coming of Age...

      Introduction Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry was highly impacted by...

Theoritical Insurance

      The caption of this article needs some explanation - to keep the readers - especially those...

Does Marine policy cover storage Risk

      Introduction: The client often approaches the underwriters to grant storage cover at the...

ENDEAVOUR TO REGULATE DETARIFFED...

Introduction: All of us are aware of the fact that with the enactment of the Insurance Regulatory...

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Of...

 Introduction Acts of God perils or Natural Catastrophe perils are 'Insurable' so far as they are...

Micro Insurance- Progress Report in...

      Introduction Marsh defines micro insurance as insurance that is designed specifically for...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE "UNLIMITED...

  Indian laws on accident claims are quite stringent. The laws were formulated by prioritizing...

TITANIC, TP INSURANCE AND TARIFF

      1. Abstract 1-1. Back to basics- Cover -Liability and Premium 1-1-1. Whether the basic...

AN OVERVIEW OF MARINE INSURANCE

  Introduction The origins of modern marine insurance are to be found in the practices adopted by...

Mediclaim insurance for scribes by Bihar govt
Mediclaim insurance for scribes by...

      The Bihar government has recently launched Bihar Rajya Patrakar Bima Yojana- 2014 to...

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Edelweiss Tokio Life – Wealth Builder
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance...

      Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the life insurance arm of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd...

ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD insurance scheme
ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD...

In a bid to facilitate the authentic time and stress free outpatients, ICICI Lombard General...

Severe dengue symptoms see surge in health insurance claims
Severe dengue symptoms see surge in...

      As per provisional data available from National Vector Borne Disease Control Program...

 LIC awarded in the Silver Category
LIC awarded in the Silver Category

      Life Insurance Corporation of India was awarded in the Silver Category. The award was...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

Iran shipping insurance may be...

      A group covering vessel owners said that insurance for tankers to export Iranian crude may...

World's first insured Bitcoin vault...

The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against...

IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA Life
IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA...

      Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority  has imposed on Tata AIA Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over insurance broking
IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over...

      In an effort to address the concerns of banks taking the broking route for selling...

UK insurance bill for storm and flood damage estimated  to cost £426 million
UK insurance bill for storm and flood...

      The insured bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding over the Christmas 2013...

LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%
LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%

  A latest stock exchange disclosure has revealed that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)...

12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine by Irda this fiscal
12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine...

      Twelve insurance companies including market leaders HDFC Life and ICICI Prudential Life was...

Irda issues revised guidelines on micro insurance products
Irda issues revised guidelines on...

      The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has issued revised guidelines on micro...

Future Generali India Insurance posts profit of Rs. 28.4 crore at the end of Quarter 3
Future Generali India Insurance posts...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance  to repay 275 crores to Policyholders
IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance to...

IRDA during onsite inspection conducted in December, 2010 found that M/s.SBI Life Insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES SMART CASH PLUS PLAN
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES...

      Reliance Life Insurance Company, part of Reliance Capital Limited, announced the launch of...

Student Suraksha From Future Generali India General Insurance
Student Suraksha From Future Generali...

Future Student Suraksha is specially designed insurance cover for students travelling abroad for...

ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM APOLLO MUNICH HEALTH INSURANCE
ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM...

Energy, is a unique wellness management plan for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...

Erection All Risk From Liberty Videocon General Insurance
Erection All Risk From Liberty...

      Features & Benefits Requirements:The foundation of a building may be laid with a single...

 SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM Life Insurance Corporation of India
SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM...

LIC's Single Premium Endowment Plan is a participating non-linked savings cum protection plan,...

Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan From AEGON Religare Life Insurance
Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan...

Why buy this Plan? In today’s life, very fewthings come with guarantees. Life can be uncertain...

Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life Insurance
Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life...

Have you often wondered about an investment vehicle, which provides financial protection for your...

Renewal methods that can be...

      There are a number of renewal methods that can be incorporated in policy conditions such as...

procedures that an underwriter must...

There are some risks which are claim-prone owing to the physical Hazard. They are generally...

What are the skills that an...

An Underwriter should possess the following skills: a.He should be able to visualize the property...

Need of health insurance ?

In a country like India, where maximum medical expenses are borne by individuals themselves ,...

What is health Insurance ?

      Health Insurance is a way to distribute the financial risk associated with the variation of...

LIC tops the tax defaulter's list
LIC tops the tax defaulter's list

      The list of top tax defaulters provided by the Income Tax department features Life...

Problems involved in Risk Financing...

      Sometimes, some organizations desire to retain risks internally to cope up with large and...

Steps of formulating Risk Management...

Regardless of the type of companies and the type of management, it is highly desirable that there...

Effective risk management, depends to...

      Effective risk management truly depends to a large extent on the use of probability...

 Top small cars are prone to life threatening road accidents
Top small cars are prone to life...

Small cars from some of the leading brands sold in India has failed miserably in crash cases...

Free insurance cover to Amarnath pilgrims
Free insurance cover to Amarnath...

All pilgrims that hold valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free...

Bihar govt plans  insurance scheme for panchayat representatives
Bihar govt plans insurance scheme...

Panchayati Raj and Rural Works Department Minister of Bihar, Bhim Singh stated recently that the...

Frequently Asked Questions about Insurance Repository
Frequently Asked Questions about...

  1. What is Insurance Repository? “Insurance Repository” means a company formed and registered...

Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4 billion for 2013
Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4...

Swiss Re has delivered a net income of USD 4.4 billion for 2013. The result was driven by...

Future Generali India Life Insurance receives ISO 9001:2008 certification
Future Generali India Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Future Group - the...

How insurers in Asia can help consumers meet their increasing needs for medical insurance products and services
How insurers in Asia can help...

All markets surveyed in this study (China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand)...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading retailer of...

IRDA: Implementation of Standard Proposal form for Life Insurance
IRDA: Implementation of Standard...

After examining various representations received from Life Insurance Industry, the competent...

Guidelines for Individual Agents for Persistency of Life Insurance Policies
Guidelines for Individual Agents for...

IRDA has issued some modifications for persistency of Life Insruance Policies. In modification of...

Maples Publication,Belgharia, Kolkata...

  Please beware of duplicate books/study materials from Maples Publication, kolkata which is a...

Future Generali insures Mangal Navratri 2013 with Falguni Pathak and her troupe
Future Generali insures Mangal...

Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading insurers who offer insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST FEW PRIVATE INSURERS TO OFFER INSURANCE POLICIES IN ELECTRONIC DEMAT FORM
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST...

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC), part of Reliance Capital Limited, today announced the...

Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75 crore capital for business growth and expansion
Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75...

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Murugappa Group and...

National Seminar on ‘Big data to Predictive Analytics – Future of Healthcare’ conducted by PHD Chamber
National Seminar on ‘Big data to...

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Seminar on Big data to Predictive Analytics...

 Now cops under medical insurance cover
Now cops under medical insurance cover

The death of Lal Bahadur Lohar, the State Intelligence Bureau  (SIB)constable who was deputed to...

IRDA considering  health policies with 5 years span
IRDA considering health policies...

IRDA is considering a proposal to allow five year policies with the hope to  improve the health...

Now, demat insurance covers under one folioR
Now, demat insurance covers under one...

Now all policies be it life, health or motor can be dematerialized and maintained under a single...

 As auto skids in downturn, insurers feel the pinch
As auto skids in downturn, insurers...

With the decrease in demand for passenger cars due to the economic slowdown the insurance majors...

Natural disasters drive demand for property insurance in South Africa
Natural disasters drive demand for...

Property insurance, the largest category in the South African non-life insurance industry, is...

Max Life eyes traditional plans
Max Life eyes traditional plans

With customers moving towards more secure returns because of volatile stock market, Max Life...

Health insurers adopting co-payment model to cut costs
Health insurers adopting co-payment...

In a bid to ensure optimal utilization of benefits by policyholders, employers are increasingly...

Get instant health claims authorisation by card swipe
Get instant health claims...

Gone are the days when health insurance policy holders have to wait for their hospitals to get a...

IRDA drafts  stricter  regulations  to stop insurance agents from selling ponzi plans
IRDA drafts stricter regulations ...

With the bust of the Saradha scam,  the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority has come out...

New India Assurance in expansion mode; to recruit more  agents
New India Assurance in expansion...

Planning to expand its business, New India Assurance is in the process of recruiting 500 officers...

Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided Judgements
Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided...

Presenting for the first time in India a compilation of all the judgements by Insurance Ombudsman...

Book on Risk Management Principles & Practice
Book on Risk Management Principles &...

New Book Launched: Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic...

Risk Management Association of India
Risk Management Association of India

Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic scenario. More and more...

 Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra, 324 killed
Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra,...

Heavy rains, floods, lightning strikes and other natural causes have wreaked havoc in Maharashtra...

New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU
New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU

In an effort to provide an exclusive portal for members, students and employees of Institute of...

 Recall and legal action make insurers hesitant over auto, pharma liability covers
Recall and legal action make...

The insurance companies have become hesitant over selling product liability in the auto and...

Focus on customized shrine covers post Uttarakhand
Focus on customized shrine covers...

Though a few of the temples in Uttarakhand have opted for a comprehensive insurance cover,...

New India Assurance offer discount on third party motor insurance bought online
New India Assurance offer discount on...

In a bid to encourage customers to buy third-party motor insurance policies through its website...

CNG cab & auto drivers now under insurance scheme
CNG cab & auto drivers now under...

Drivers of CNG cabs and auto rickshaws in the national capital and its adjoining areas will now...

Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of getting insurance claims
Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of...

Private hydel power projects in Uttarakhand facing a shutdown due to floods are worried over the...

Democrats worried with youngsters refusal to buy health cover under Obamacare
Democrats worried with youngsters...

It is a cause of concern - as when people find their premiums are almost double, will prefer to...

New portability rule brings little change in health insurance
New portability rule brings little...

The introduction of portability in life insurance by the IRDA two years back has ushered in...

Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs
Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs is likely to take up an Rs 600-crore proposal to...

August date for bancassurance guidelines: IRDA
August date for bancassurance...

 Sudhin Roy Chowdhury, Member (Life) IRDA recently said that the final guidelines on...

Courier firms make false insurance claims: IRDA
Courier firms make false insurance...

IRDA has recently cautioned public that claims of insurance cover made by courier companies are...

IRDA amends guidelines to stop switching from one plan to another of the same insurer
IRDA amends guidelines to stop...

The same insurer cannot switch from one plan to another, as per the amended guidelines by the...

General insurers to monitor accidents on the highways
General insurers to monitor accidents...

Armed with the startling revelation that road accidents claim one life every four minutes in...

United India becomes tech savvy for crop insurance
United India becomes tech savvy for...

United India becomes tech savvy for crop insurance In an effort to cater to the crop insurance...

Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company has been levied a massive penalty of Rs.3.10 crores on violations on 34 counts by IRDA
Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company...

In one of the biggest penalty levied by IRDA for violation of IRDA regulations, IRDA has imposed...

Insurance products should be clearly spelt during disaster
Insurance products should be clearly...

The central Minister of State for Finance Namo Narain Meena recently said life and non-life cover...

IndiaFirst Life continues its growth story; grows by 28% in FY 2013-14
IndiaFirst Life continues its growth...

  Customer focused products and processes help company grow amidst challenging times   Garners...

Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for...

      With the intention to improve insurance penetration in the country, Reliance General...

Allahabad University plans insurance cover for students from next session
Allahabad University plans insurance...

      The Allahabad University has planned to start an insurance policy to cover every student...

Aviation insurance demand on the rise
Aviation insurance demand on the rise

  With the demand for covers for ground handling and aviation product liability insurance...

Direct Taxes Code 2013- KPMG INDIA

In August 2009, the Government unveiled the Direct Taxes Code, 2009 (DTC 2009) along with a...

MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia
MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief...

      HONG KONG --MetLife, Inc. announced  that Ralph Brunner has joined the company as its Chief...

Claim is not payable if location is...

  Judgement   Ahmedabad Ombudsman Centre Case No. 11/ 005 / 0045 Shri. M. S. A. Kajalwala Vs...

The Experience rating method.

      All large individual risk rating is a form of experience rating as they need to reflect the...

The process of Individual risk rating...

        Generally, individual rating is done for various reasons, such as the price charged to...

How are the Rating Structure made in...

 All rates are based on various risk exposures that  insurance may face.  However the rate for...

Purposes of rate making in general...

      The purpose of rate making is to set the prices of insurance products in such a way...

THE ‘COMPLAINT-AS-GIFT’ STRATEGY THAT...

      INTRODUCTION: In this competitive insurance market in India, we need to become very much...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013, Swiss Re sigma
Global insured losses from...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013,according to Swiss Re sigma....

Fraudulent practices on a spurt in life insurance
Fraudulent practices on a spurt in...

  life insurance companies across the country are witnessing a sharp rise in cases of fraud and...

Insurance sector worried over high attrition rate
Insurance sector worried over high...

      Frontline staffs in the insurance sector  are making a flight to the IT, ITes and retail...

Life insurers treat suicides as natural deaths for hassle free claims
Life insurers treat suicides as...

To avoid hassle in settlement of claims life insurance companies in India consider suicides as...

Medical errors on the rise in Arabian Kingdom
Medical errors on the rise in Arabian...

  The Arabian Kingdom is looking to develop a system of accountability for medical errors in the...

Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign for easy  renewal of  lapsed policies
Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign...

      In a bid to provide assistance to policyholders to get lapsed policies renewed easily Bajaj...

Reliance Life insurance launches super money back plan
Reliance Life insurance launches...

      Reliance Life Insurance, recently launched its new offering 'Reliance Super Money Back...

 IRDA releases pilot version of hospital IDs
IRDA releases pilot version of...

  In an effort to streamline hospital listings a  pilot version of a unique hospital ID master...

New money back plans launched by LIC
New money back plans launched by LIC

      LIC's New Money Back Plans has been  launched .The plans are for 20years and 25 years term...

Star Health & Allied Insurance Co launches Diabetes Safe, new health insurance product
Star Health & Allied Insurance Co...

From a modest beginning of Rs.12.51 crore retail business in 2006-07, Star Health has now...

Citibank and Apollo Munich to target over 16 million households with specialized health insurance services
Citibank and Apollo Munich to target...

citibank India and Apollo Munich announced they will provide specialized health care services to...

NEED FOR INCREASING INSURANCE...

      Life is full of uncertainties - unpredictable and unforeseen. While these uncertainties...

NEW MILESTONES IN THE INDIAN HEALTH...

              The  Right to Health is as important as the Right of Education. India's...

Business centre heads of indian...

      Introduction: Whenever a Customer approaches you - These ten commandants as stated below is...

Indian Market Natural Catastrophe...

      A) Introduction In Asia - Pacific zones we are all witnessing unprecedented frequency and...

GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2014 IN INDIA
GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR...

  INSURANCE REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FLASH FIGURES -- NON LIFE INSURERS GROSS DIRECT...

Commercial Insurance Coming of Age...

      Introduction Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry was highly impacted by...

Theoritical Insurance

      The caption of this article needs some explanation - to keep the readers - especially those...

Does Marine policy cover storage Risk

      Introduction: The client often approaches the underwriters to grant storage cover at the...

ENDEAVOUR TO REGULATE DETARIFFED...

Introduction: All of us are aware of the fact that with the enactment of the Insurance Regulatory...

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Of...

 Introduction Acts of God perils or Natural Catastrophe perils are 'Insurable' so far as they are...

Micro Insurance- Progress Report in...

      Introduction Marsh defines micro insurance as insurance that is designed specifically for...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE "UNLIMITED...

  Indian laws on accident claims are quite stringent. The laws were formulated by prioritizing...

TITANIC, TP INSURANCE AND TARIFF

      1. Abstract 1-1. Back to basics- Cover -Liability and Premium 1-1-1. Whether the basic...

AN OVERVIEW OF MARINE INSURANCE

  Introduction The origins of modern marine insurance are to be found in the practices adopted by...

Mediclaim insurance for scribes by Bihar govt
Mediclaim insurance for scribes by...

      The Bihar government has recently launched Bihar Rajya Patrakar Bima Yojana- 2014 to...

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Edelweiss Tokio Life – Wealth Builder
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance...

      Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the life insurance arm of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd...

ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD insurance scheme
ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD...

In a bid to facilitate the authentic time and stress free outpatients, ICICI Lombard General...

Severe dengue symptoms see surge in health insurance claims
Severe dengue symptoms see surge in...

      As per provisional data available from National Vector Borne Disease Control Program...

 LIC awarded in the Silver Category
LIC awarded in the Silver Category

      Life Insurance Corporation of India was awarded in the Silver Category. The award was...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

Iran shipping insurance may be...

      A group covering vessel owners said that insurance for tankers to export Iranian crude may...

World's first insured Bitcoin vault...

The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against...

IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA Life
IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA...

      Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority  has imposed on Tata AIA Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over insurance broking
IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over...

      In an effort to address the concerns of banks taking the broking route for selling...

UK insurance bill for storm and flood damage estimated  to cost £426 million
UK insurance bill for storm and flood...

      The insured bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding over the Christmas 2013...

LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%
LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%

  A latest stock exchange disclosure has revealed that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)...

12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine by Irda this fiscal
12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine...

      Twelve insurance companies including market leaders HDFC Life and ICICI Prudential Life was...

Irda issues revised guidelines on micro insurance products
Irda issues revised guidelines on...

      The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has issued revised guidelines on micro...

Future Generali India Insurance posts profit of Rs. 28.4 crore at the end of Quarter 3
Future Generali India Insurance posts...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance  to repay 275 crores to Policyholders
IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance to...

IRDA during onsite inspection conducted in December, 2010 found that M/s.SBI Life Insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES SMART CASH PLUS PLAN
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES...

      Reliance Life Insurance Company, part of Reliance Capital Limited, announced the launch of...

Student Suraksha From Future Generali India General Insurance
Student Suraksha From Future Generali...

Future Student Suraksha is specially designed insurance cover for students travelling abroad for...

ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM APOLLO MUNICH HEALTH INSURANCE
ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM...

Energy, is a unique wellness management plan for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...

Erection All Risk From Liberty Videocon General Insurance
Erection All Risk From Liberty...

      Features & Benefits Requirements:The foundation of a building may be laid with a single...

 SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM Life Insurance Corporation of India
SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM...

LIC's Single Premium Endowment Plan is a participating non-linked savings cum protection plan,...

Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan From AEGON Religare Life Insurance
Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan...

Why buy this Plan? In today’s life, very fewthings come with guarantees. Life can be uncertain...

Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life Insurance
Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life...

Have you often wondered about an investment vehicle, which provides financial protection for your...

Renewal methods that can be...

      There are a number of renewal methods that can be incorporated in policy conditions such as...

procedures that an underwriter must...

There are some risks which are claim-prone owing to the physical Hazard. They are generally...

What are the skills that an...

An Underwriter should possess the following skills: a.He should be able to visualize the property...

Need of health insurance ?

In a country like India, where maximum medical expenses are borne by individuals themselves ,...

What is health Insurance ?

      Health Insurance is a way to distribute the financial risk associated with the variation of...

LIC tops the tax defaulter's list
LIC tops the tax defaulter's list

      The list of top tax defaulters provided by the Income Tax department features Life...

Problems involved in Risk Financing...

      Sometimes, some organizations desire to retain risks internally to cope up with large and...

Steps of formulating Risk Management...

Regardless of the type of companies and the type of management, it is highly desirable that there...

Effective risk management, depends to...

      Effective risk management truly depends to a large extent on the use of probability...

 Top small cars are prone to life threatening road accidents
Top small cars are prone to life...

Small cars from some of the leading brands sold in India has failed miserably in crash cases...

Free insurance cover to Amarnath pilgrims
Free insurance cover to Amarnath...

All pilgrims that hold valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free...

Bihar govt plans  insurance scheme for panchayat representatives
Bihar govt plans insurance scheme...

Panchayati Raj and Rural Works Department Minister of Bihar, Bhim Singh stated recently that the...

Frequently Asked Questions about Insurance Repository
Frequently Asked Questions about...

  1. What is Insurance Repository? “Insurance Repository” means a company formed and registered...

Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4 billion for 2013
Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4...

Swiss Re has delivered a net income of USD 4.4 billion for 2013. The result was driven by...

Future Generali India Life Insurance receives ISO 9001:2008 certification
Future Generali India Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Future Group - the...

How insurers in Asia can help consumers meet their increasing needs for medical insurance products and services
How insurers in Asia can help...

All markets surveyed in this study (China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand)...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading retailer of...

IRDA: Implementation of Standard Proposal form for Life Insurance
IRDA: Implementation of Standard...

After examining various representations received from Life Insurance Industry, the competent...

Guidelines for Individual Agents for Persistency of Life Insurance Policies
Guidelines for Individual Agents for...

IRDA has issued some modifications for persistency of Life Insruance Policies. In modification of...

Maples Publication,Belgharia, Kolkata...

  Please beware of duplicate books/study materials from Maples Publication, kolkata which is a...

Future Generali insures Mangal Navratri 2013 with Falguni Pathak and her troupe
Future Generali insures Mangal...

Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading insurers who offer insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST FEW PRIVATE INSURERS TO OFFER INSURANCE POLICIES IN ELECTRONIC DEMAT FORM
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST...

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC), part of Reliance Capital Limited, today announced the...

Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75 crore capital for business growth and expansion
Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75...

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Murugappa Group and...

National Seminar on ‘Big data to Predictive Analytics – Future of Healthcare’ conducted by PHD Chamber
National Seminar on ‘Big data to...

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Seminar on Big data to Predictive Analytics...

 Now cops under medical insurance cover
Now cops under medical insurance cover

The death of Lal Bahadur Lohar, the State Intelligence Bureau  (SIB)constable who was deputed to...

IRDA considering  health policies with 5 years span
IRDA considering health policies...

IRDA is considering a proposal to allow five year policies with the hope to  improve the health...

Now, demat insurance covers under one folioR
Now, demat insurance covers under one...

Now all policies be it life, health or motor can be dematerialized and maintained under a single...

 As auto skids in downturn, insurers feel the pinch
As auto skids in downturn, insurers...

With the decrease in demand for passenger cars due to the economic slowdown the insurance majors...

Natural disasters drive demand for property insurance in South Africa
Natural disasters drive demand for...

Property insurance, the largest category in the South African non-life insurance industry, is...

Max Life eyes traditional plans
Max Life eyes traditional plans

With customers moving towards more secure returns because of volatile stock market, Max Life...

Health insurers adopting co-payment model to cut costs
Health insurers adopting co-payment...

In a bid to ensure optimal utilization of benefits by policyholders, employers are increasingly...

Get instant health claims authorisation by card swipe
Get instant health claims...

Gone are the days when health insurance policy holders have to wait for their hospitals to get a...

IRDA drafts  stricter  regulations  to stop insurance agents from selling ponzi plans
IRDA drafts stricter regulations ...

With the bust of the Saradha scam,  the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority has come out...

New India Assurance in expansion mode; to recruit more  agents
New India Assurance in expansion...

Planning to expand its business, New India Assurance is in the process of recruiting 500 officers...

Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided Judgements
Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided...

Presenting for the first time in India a compilation of all the judgements by Insurance Ombudsman...

Book on Risk Management Principles & Practice
Book on Risk Management Principles &...

New Book Launched: Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic...

Risk Management Association of India
Risk Management Association of India

Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic scenario. More and more...

 Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra, 324 killed
Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra,...

Heavy rains, floods, lightning strikes and other natural causes have wreaked havoc in Maharashtra...

IndiaFirst Life continues its growth story; grows by 28% in FY 2013-14
IndiaFirst Life continues its growth...

  Customer focused products and processes help company grow amidst challenging times   Garners...

Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Reliance Insurance, UIDAI tie up for...

      With the intention to improve insurance penetration in the country, Reliance General...

Allahabad University plans insurance cover for students from next session
Allahabad University plans insurance...

      The Allahabad University has planned to start an insurance policy to cover every student...

Aviation insurance demand on the rise
Aviation insurance demand on the rise

  With the demand for covers for ground handling and aviation product liability insurance...

Direct Taxes Code 2013- KPMG INDIA

In August 2009, the Government unveiled the Direct Taxes Code, 2009 (DTC 2009) along with a...

MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia
MetLife Names Ralph Brunner as Chief...

      HONG KONG --MetLife, Inc. announced  that Ralph Brunner has joined the company as its Chief...

Claim is not payable if location is...

  Judgement   Ahmedabad Ombudsman Centre Case No. 11/ 005 / 0045 Shri. M. S. A. Kajalwala Vs...

The Experience rating method.

      All large individual risk rating is a form of experience rating as they need to reflect the...

The process of Individual risk rating...

        Generally, individual rating is done for various reasons, such as the price charged to...

How are the Rating Structure made in...

 All rates are based on various risk exposures that  insurance may face.  However the rate for...

Purposes of rate making in general...

      The purpose of rate making is to set the prices of insurance products in such a way...

THE ‘COMPLAINT-AS-GIFT’ STRATEGY THAT...

      INTRODUCTION: In this competitive insurance market in India, we need to become very much...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013, Swiss Re sigma
Global insured losses from...

Global insured losses from catastrophes were USD 45 billion in 2013,according to Swiss Re sigma....

Fraudulent practices on a spurt in life insurance
Fraudulent practices on a spurt in...

  life insurance companies across the country are witnessing a sharp rise in cases of fraud and...

Insurance sector worried over high attrition rate
Insurance sector worried over high...

      Frontline staffs in the insurance sector  are making a flight to the IT, ITes and retail...

Life insurers treat suicides as natural deaths for hassle free claims
Life insurers treat suicides as...

To avoid hassle in settlement of claims life insurance companies in India consider suicides as...

Medical errors on the rise in Arabian Kingdom
Medical errors on the rise in Arabian...

  The Arabian Kingdom is looking to develop a system of accountability for medical errors in the...

Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign for easy  renewal of  lapsed policies
Bajaj Allianz starts special campaign...

      In a bid to provide assistance to policyholders to get lapsed policies renewed easily Bajaj...

Reliance Life insurance launches super money back plan
Reliance Life insurance launches...

      Reliance Life Insurance, recently launched its new offering 'Reliance Super Money Back...

 IRDA releases pilot version of hospital IDs
IRDA releases pilot version of...

  In an effort to streamline hospital listings a  pilot version of a unique hospital ID master...

New money back plans launched by LIC
New money back plans launched by LIC

      LIC's New Money Back Plans has been  launched .The plans are for 20years and 25 years term...

Star Health & Allied Insurance Co launches Diabetes Safe, new health insurance product
Star Health & Allied Insurance Co...

From a modest beginning of Rs.12.51 crore retail business in 2006-07, Star Health has now...

Citibank and Apollo Munich to target over 16 million households with specialized health insurance services
Citibank and Apollo Munich to target...

citibank India and Apollo Munich announced they will provide specialized health care services to...

NEED FOR INCREASING INSURANCE...

      Life is full of uncertainties - unpredictable and unforeseen. While these uncertainties...

NEW MILESTONES IN THE INDIAN HEALTH...

              The  Right to Health is as important as the Right of Education. India's...

Business centre heads of indian...

      Introduction: Whenever a Customer approaches you - These ten commandants as stated below is...

Indian Market Natural Catastrophe...

      A) Introduction In Asia - Pacific zones we are all witnessing unprecedented frequency and...

GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2014 IN INDIA
GROSS DIRECT PREMIUM UNDERWRITTEN FOR...

  INSURANCE REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FLASH FIGURES -- NON LIFE INSURERS GROSS DIRECT...

Commercial Insurance Coming of Age...

      Introduction Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry was highly impacted by...

Theoritical Insurance

      The caption of this article needs some explanation - to keep the readers - especially those...

Does Marine policy cover storage Risk

      Introduction: The client often approaches the underwriters to grant storage cover at the...

ENDEAVOUR TO REGULATE DETARIFFED...

Introduction: All of us are aware of the fact that with the enactment of the Insurance Regulatory...

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Of...

 Introduction Acts of God perils or Natural Catastrophe perils are 'Insurable' so far as they are...

Micro Insurance- Progress Report in...

      Introduction Marsh defines micro insurance as insurance that is designed specifically for...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE "UNLIMITED...

  Indian laws on accident claims are quite stringent. The laws were formulated by prioritizing...

TITANIC, TP INSURANCE AND TARIFF

      1. Abstract 1-1. Back to basics- Cover -Liability and Premium 1-1-1. Whether the basic...

AN OVERVIEW OF MARINE INSURANCE

  Introduction The origins of modern marine insurance are to be found in the practices adopted by...

Mediclaim insurance for scribes by Bihar govt
Mediclaim insurance for scribes by...

      The Bihar government has recently launched Bihar Rajya Patrakar Bima Yojana- 2014 to...

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Edelweiss Tokio Life – Wealth Builder
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance...

      Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the life insurance arm of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd...

ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD insurance scheme
ICICI Lombard unveiled cashless OPD...

In a bid to facilitate the authentic time and stress free outpatients, ICICI Lombard General...

Severe dengue symptoms see surge in health insurance claims
Severe dengue symptoms see surge in...

      As per provisional data available from National Vector Borne Disease Control Program...

 LIC awarded in the Silver Category
LIC awarded in the Silver Category

      Life Insurance Corporation of India was awarded in the Silver Category. The award was...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

Iran shipping insurance may be...

      A group covering vessel owners said that insurance for tankers to export Iranian crude may...

World's first insured Bitcoin vault...

The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against...

IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA Life
IRDA slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on Tata AIA...

      Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority  has imposed on Tata AIA Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

Panel to update syllabus for insurance brokers by IRDA
Panel to update syllabus for...

      In an effort to cut down unauthorized and unqualified personnel's involvement in...

IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over insurance broking
IRDA, RBI discuss concerns over...

      In an effort to address the concerns of banks taking the broking route for selling...

UK insurance bill for storm and flood damage estimated  to cost £426 million
UK insurance bill for storm and flood...

      The insured bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding over the Christmas 2013...

LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%
LIC increases stake in SBI by 15%

  A latest stock exchange disclosure has revealed that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)...

12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine by Irda this fiscal
12 insurance cos imposed Rs 5 cr fine...

      Twelve insurance companies including market leaders HDFC Life and ICICI Prudential Life was...

Irda issues revised guidelines on micro insurance products
Irda issues revised guidelines on...

      The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has issued revised guidelines on micro...

Future Generali India Insurance posts profit of Rs. 28.4 crore at the end of Quarter 3
Future Generali India Insurance posts...

      Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading...

IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance  to repay 275 crores to Policyholders
IRDA asks SBI Life Insurance to...

IRDA during onsite inspection conducted in December, 2010 found that M/s.SBI Life Insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES SMART CASH PLUS PLAN
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE LAUNCHES...

      Reliance Life Insurance Company, part of Reliance Capital Limited, announced the launch of...

Student Suraksha From Future Generali India General Insurance
Student Suraksha From Future Generali...

Future Student Suraksha is specially designed insurance cover for students travelling abroad for...

ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM APOLLO MUNICH HEALTH INSURANCE
ENERGY HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN FROM...

Energy, is a unique wellness management plan for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...

Erection All Risk From Liberty Videocon General Insurance
Erection All Risk From Liberty...

      Features & Benefits Requirements:The foundation of a building may be laid with a single...

 SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM Life Insurance Corporation of India
SINGLE PREMIUM ENDOWMENT PLAN FROM...

LIC's Single Premium Endowment Plan is a participating non-linked savings cum protection plan,...

Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan From AEGON Religare Life Insurance
Guaranteed Income Plus Insurance Plan...

Why buy this Plan? In today’s life, very fewthings come with guarantees. Life can be uncertain...

Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life Insurance
Wealth Max plan From Birla Sun Life...

Have you often wondered about an investment vehicle, which provides financial protection for your...

Renewal methods that can be...

      There are a number of renewal methods that can be incorporated in policy conditions such as...

procedures that an underwriter must...

There are some risks which are claim-prone owing to the physical Hazard. They are generally...

What are the skills that an...

An Underwriter should possess the following skills: a.He should be able to visualize the property...

Need of health insurance ?

In a country like India, where maximum medical expenses are borne by individuals themselves ,...

What is health Insurance ?

      Health Insurance is a way to distribute the financial risk associated with the variation of...

LIC tops the tax defaulter's list
LIC tops the tax defaulter's list

      The list of top tax defaulters provided by the Income Tax department features Life...

Problems involved in Risk Financing...

      Sometimes, some organizations desire to retain risks internally to cope up with large and...

Steps of formulating Risk Management...

Regardless of the type of companies and the type of management, it is highly desirable that there...

Effective risk management, depends to...

      Effective risk management truly depends to a large extent on the use of probability...

 Top small cars are prone to life threatening road accidents
Top small cars are prone to life...

Small cars from some of the leading brands sold in India has failed miserably in crash cases...

Free insurance cover to Amarnath pilgrims
Free insurance cover to Amarnath...

All pilgrims that hold valid permits for this year's Amarnath Yatra will be provided a free...

Bihar govt plans  insurance scheme for panchayat representatives
Bihar govt plans insurance scheme...

Panchayati Raj and Rural Works Department Minister of Bihar, Bhim Singh stated recently that the...

Frequently Asked Questions about Insurance Repository
Frequently Asked Questions about...

  1. What is Insurance Repository? “Insurance Repository” means a company formed and registered...

Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4 billion for 2013
Swiss Re earns profit of USD 4.4...

Swiss Re has delivered a net income of USD 4.4 billion for 2013. The result was driven by...

Future Generali India Life Insurance receives ISO 9001:2008 certification
Future Generali India Life Insurance...

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Future Group - the...

How insurers in Asia can help consumers meet their increasing needs for medical insurance products and services
How insurers in Asia can help...

All markets surveyed in this study (China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand)...

Future Generali India Insurance first to launch Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojana programme in Karnataka
Future Generali India Insurance first...

Future Generali India Insurance, a joint venture between Future Group - the leading retailer of...

IRDA: Implementation of Standard Proposal form for Life Insurance
IRDA: Implementation of Standard...

After examining various representations received from Life Insurance Industry, the competent...

Guidelines for Individual Agents for Persistency of Life Insurance Policies
Guidelines for Individual Agents for...

IRDA has issued some modifications for persistency of Life Insruance Policies. In modification of...

Maples Publication,Belgharia, Kolkata...

  Please beware of duplicate books/study materials from Maples Publication, kolkata which is a...

Future Generali insures Mangal Navratri 2013 with Falguni Pathak and her troupe
Future Generali insures Mangal...

Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading insurers who offer insurance...

RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST FEW PRIVATE INSURERS TO OFFER INSURANCE POLICIES IN ELECTRONIC DEMAT FORM
RELIANCE LIFE INSURANCE AMONGST FIRST...

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC), part of Reliance Capital Limited, today announced the...

Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75 crore capital for business growth and expansion
Chola MS raises additional Rs. 75...

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between Murugappa Group and...

National Seminar on ‘Big data to Predictive Analytics – Future of Healthcare’ conducted by PHD Chamber
National Seminar on ‘Big data to...

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Seminar on Big data to Predictive Analytics...

 Now cops under medical insurance cover
Now cops under medical insurance cover

The death of Lal Bahadur Lohar, the State Intelligence Bureau  (SIB)constable who was deputed to...

IRDA considering  health policies with 5 years span
IRDA considering health policies...

IRDA is considering a proposal to allow five year policies with the hope to  improve the health...

Now, demat insurance covers under one folioR
Now, demat insurance covers under one...

Now all policies be it life, health or motor can be dematerialized and maintained under a single...

 As auto skids in downturn, insurers feel the pinch
As auto skids in downturn, insurers...

With the decrease in demand for passenger cars due to the economic slowdown the insurance majors...

Natural disasters drive demand for property insurance in South Africa
Natural disasters drive demand for...

Property insurance, the largest category in the South African non-life insurance industry, is...

Max Life eyes traditional plans
Max Life eyes traditional plans

With customers moving towards more secure returns because of volatile stock market, Max Life...

Health insurers adopting co-payment model to cut costs
Health insurers adopting co-payment...

In a bid to ensure optimal utilization of benefits by policyholders, employers are increasingly...

Get instant health claims authorisation by card swipe
Get instant health claims...

Gone are the days when health insurance policy holders have to wait for their hospitals to get a...

IRDA drafts  stricter  regulations  to stop insurance agents from selling ponzi plans
IRDA drafts stricter regulations ...

With the bust of the Saradha scam,  the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority has come out...

New India Assurance in expansion mode; to recruit more  agents
New India Assurance in expansion...

Planning to expand its business, New India Assurance is in the process of recruiting 500 officers...

Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided Judgements
Ebook on Insurance Ombudsman Decided...

Presenting for the first time in India a compilation of all the judgements by Insurance Ombudsman...

Book on Risk Management Principles & Practice
Book on Risk Management Principles &...

New Book Launched: Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic...

Risk Management Association of India
Risk Management Association of India

Risk Management has assumed great significance in the global economic scenario. More and more...

 Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra, 324 killed
Monsoon wreaks havoc in Maharashtra,...

Heavy rains, floods, lightning strikes and other natural causes have wreaked havoc in Maharashtra...

New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU
New India Assurance, ICSI sign MoU

In an effort to provide an exclusive portal for members, students and employees of Institute of...

 Recall and legal action make insurers hesitant over auto, pharma liability covers
Recall and legal action make...

The insurance companies have become hesitant over selling product liability in the auto and...

Focus on customized shrine covers post Uttarakhand
Focus on customized shrine covers...

Though a few of the temples in Uttarakhand have opted for a comprehensive insurance cover,...

New India Assurance offer discount on third party motor insurance bought online
New India Assurance offer discount on...

In a bid to encourage customers to buy third-party motor insurance policies through its website...

CNG cab & auto drivers now under insurance scheme
CNG cab & auto drivers now under...

Drivers of CNG cabs and auto rickshaws in the national capital and its adjoining areas will now...

Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of getting insurance claims
Uttarakhand power plants doubtful of...

Private hydel power projects in Uttarakhand facing a shutdown due to floods are worried over the...

Democrats worried with youngsters refusal to buy health cover under Obamacare
Democrats worried with youngsters...

It is a cause of concern - as when people find their premiums are almost double, will prefer to...

New portability rule brings little change in health insurance
New portability rule brings little...

The introduction of portability in life insurance by the IRDA two years back has ushered in...

Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs
Cabinet likely to set up disaster labs

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs is likely to take up an Rs 600-crore proposal to...

August date for bancassurance guidelines: IRDA
August date for bancassurance...

 Sudhin Roy Chowdhury, Member (Life) IRDA recently said that the final guidelines on...

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