About The Organiser
Asia Insurance Review
Asia Insurance Review (AIR) was launched in January 1991 to meet the information
needs of insurance practitioners in Asia. After 27 years of dedicated service to
the region’s insurance industry, AIR is the premier publication trusted by leaders
and key decision makers.
As part of AIR’s conscious attempts to promote the industry’s move towards higher
standards and greater professionalism, over the years we have launched the Asia
Insurance Industry Awards, the Australia and New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards,
and the Asia Trusted Life Agents & Advisers Awards, to recognise and salute excellence.
AIR is the official media partner of leading industry events in Asia, including
the East Asian Insurance Congress (EAIC), the Pacific Insurance Conference (PIC),
and the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC), and is the Permanent
Observer of the ASEAN Insurance Congress.
Asia Advisers Network
Asia Advisers Network(AAN) is a dedicated online platform meeting
the information needs of advisers and agency leaders. AAN reports
on the latest industry news, development and expert content from the best minds
in the industry. This is done through multi-media channels to help advisers and
agency leaders stay at the forefront of trends and thrive in the era of fintech
Launched by the region’s premier insurance publication Asia Insurance
Review, this is part of its commitment and continuous efforts to serve
the insurance industry in Asia.
AAN aims to help raise the bar of advisers and agency leaders,
and also showcase the excellent work that they do
Since 1916, LIMRA has helped insurance and financial services leaders identify best
industry practices, offering forums for discussion and to hear experts weigh in
on the critical issues facing our members. Today, we support more than 850 members
worldwide through our study groups, committees, and conferences. At our core, we
are a research organisation, offering actionable, credible insight into insurance
and retirement trends. From sales and distribution benchmarking and product utilisation
to in-depth analysis of consumer behaviour, carrier and advisor use of social media
and technology, and regulatory changes, LIMRA’s research programme continues
to evolve and grow as our members’ needs change.
Through the knowledge attained from our research and analysis, we have developed
comprehensive assessment and training programmes for financial professionals and
field managers to help them achieve their business goals. Our solutions enable you
to attract more top talent, evaluate and engage high-potential candidates, and boost
sales effectiveness at all stages of the career. After 100 years, we are not resting
on our past successes. Our research and training programmes continue to evolve to
address the challenges that financial services leaders face today – using
advances in technology and methodology to offer more in-depth analysis of market
trends. As such, LIMRA remains the trusted source for industry knowledge.
AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively “AIA” or the “Group”)
comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group.
It has a presence in 18 markets in Asia-Pacific – wholly-owned branches and
subsidiaries in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Korea, the Philippines,
Australia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, New Zealand, Macau, Brunei, Cambodia, a 97
per cent subsidiary in Sri Lanka, a 49 per cent joint venture in India and a representative
office in Myanmar.
The business that is now AIA was first established in Shanghai almost a century
ago. It is a market leader in the AsiaPacific region (ex-Japan) based on life insurance
premiums and holds leading positions across the majority of its markets. It had
total assets of US$200 billion as of 31 May 2017.
AIA meets the long-term savings and protection needs of individuals by offering
a range of products and services including life insurance, accident and health insurance
and savings plans. The Group also provides employee benefits, credit life and pension
services to corporate clients. Through an extensive network of agents, partners
and employees across Asia-Pacific, AIA serves the holders of more than 30 million
individual policies and over 16 million participating members of group insurance
AIA Group Limited is listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Limited under the stock code “1299” with American Depositary Receipts
(Level 1) traded on the over-the-counter market (ticker symbol: “AAGIY”).