Asia Insurance Review (AIR) was launched in January
1991 to meet the information needs of insurance
practitioners in Asia in particular and the rest of
the world in general. It quickly became the premier and
comprehensive professional regional insurance magazine,
read by all the key decision makers and readers in the
insurance industry in Asia. AIR remains the voice of the
insurance industry of Asia over these 29 long years where
change is the very essence of the game in town. It is more
than a magazine and remains a strategic partner of the
insurance industry even today as the world gets more Asiacentric.
AIR remains the trusted source of reliable up-to-date news
and developments in the market with its high quality editorial
content. AIR is the official media partner of the following
- Asean Insurance Congress
- Asia Actuarial Conference (AAC)
- East Asian Insurance Congress (EAIC)
- Global Insurance Forum (GIF)
- Singapore International Reinsurance Conference
- Pacific Insurance Conference (PIC)
AIR is also the Permanent Observer of the Asean Insurance
Council, the Secretariat for the Reinsurance Brokers’
Association of Singapore, as well as the Risk and Insurance
Management Association of Singapore
AIR launched the Asia Insurance Industry Awards to
recognise and salute excellence in the insurance industry
since 1997. They also launched the Australia and New
Zealand Insurance Industry Awards in 2004 and The Trusted
Life Agents Awards. These are our conscious attempts to
promote the industry’s move towards higher standards and
AIR grows from strength to strength and looks forward to
serving the market moving forward.
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 and insurtech.
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
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 in 1919. It is a market leader in the Asia-Pacific region (ex-Japan) based on life insurance premiums and holds leading positions across the majority of its markets . It had total assets of US$221 billion as of 30 June 2018.
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 32 million individual policies and over 16 million participating members of group insurance schemes.
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”).
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.