Fundamentals of Reinsurance Pricing: Back to the Basics

focusing on the fundamentals as sophistication that divorces from fundamentals (Mortgage Backed Secu... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

January 13, 2017

Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) signals a temporary top

Given the recent behavior of the Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) (Saudi Stock Exchange) a deeper retr... Continue Reading

Bruce Powers

Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

January 12, 2017

Digesting Asset Liability Management

Asset-Liability Management is a key function in insurance investment management. Insurers’ balance... Continue Reading

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January 10, 2017

US Dollar – The Big Picture

The U.S. dollar index (DXY) continues to strengthen following very positive long-term bullish price ... Continue Reading

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Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

January 4, 2017

Risk and Culture

Questions for board members to address. Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

January 3, 2017

Gold due for a bounce, but remains in long-term bearish trend

Spot gold (XAU/USD) remains in a long-term downtrend following a test of resistance at the long-term... Continue Reading

Bruce Powers

Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

December 31, 2016

Uptrend growing tired for Tadawul All Share Index (TASI)

After rising 35.8% in only 10 weeks the Tadawul All Share Index - Saudi Stock Exchange (TASI) is los... Continue Reading

Bruce Powers

Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

December 30, 2016

Underwriting for Marine Cargo Insurance

this article sheds light on the important operational flows that should be adhered for efficient und... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

December 30, 2016

Pricing of Domestic Helpers’ Insurance

how to price an insurance product for domestic helpers. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

December 29, 2016

Brent crude now in its second leg up off the bottom targets higher prices

Last January Brent Crude completed an 81.4% correction off the record high of $146.08 reached in 200... Continue Reading

Bruce Powers

Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

December 29, 2016

Explaining Embedded Value and Appraisal Value of a Life Insurance Company

The aim of the embedded value accounting is to include future gains in the balance sheet. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

December 22, 2016

US Trade in Goods with China

The chart demonstrates the extent to which the two countries’ economies are intertwined and the en... Continue Reading

Aimee Allam

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

December 16, 2016

Banking on Blockchain

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President and COO, Innosect

December 15, 2016

Explaining a Simple Rating Algorithm for Homeowners’ Insurance Ratemaking

This write-up explains a simple rating algorithm for a homeowners’ policy. From this example, a ge... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

December 13, 2016

Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2016

Despite their significance for economic activity, precise and comprehensive insights into the levels... Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, Interfima

December 12, 2016

The Eurodollar Market: It All Starts Here

Eurodollars: What Are They? Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

December 9, 2016

2 Reasons Trumpanomics Will Not Deliver

Who knew?
Curt Cobain was a prophet.
{Many people most likely.}
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Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

December 8, 2016

Evaluating Telematics based Motor Insurance

Evaluating telematics for motor insurance Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

December 7, 2016

Fintech in Capital Markets: A Land of Opportunity

Enormous opportunity arises when established capital markets (CM) players such as investment banks c... Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, Interfima

December 6, 2016

Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) finishes sixth consecutive week of gains

Technical Update: The Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) (Saudi Stock Exchange) finishes its sixth conse... Continue Reading

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Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

December 5, 2016

Why do so many practitioners misunderstand risk?

We should address risk because of its potential effect on the achievement of enterprise objectives. Continue Reading

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Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

December 2, 2016

Impact of Forecasting Changes on Borrowing

The Office for Budget Responsibility has projected that the Brexit bill will be £60bn over the next... Continue Reading

Aimee Allam

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

November 29, 2016

Basic Concepts of Catastrophe Modeling

Exploration into basic concepts of catastrophe modeling. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

November 28, 2016

Understanding the Costs and Benefits of SOX Compliance

Findings from Protiviti’s 2016 Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Survey show companies are spending more t... Continue Reading

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Editor, Interfima

November 24, 2016

Integrated Loyalty: How Uber and Capital One Embedded Loyalty into the Customer Experience

This is the last of my special Invested in Tech series with Capital One, where I have been taking a ... Continue Reading

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November 23, 2016

Capitalism Corrupts Inclusive Market Mechanism

This article proposes useful criteria on evaluating the biggest fault line of our times and its asso... Continue Reading

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November 22, 2016

Applying Extreme Value Theory to Insurance

Applying extreme value theory to find out the worst case scenarios in claims of insurance. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

November 22, 2016

Underwriting Cyber Insurance

The intent of this document is to capture the fundamental elements of the underwriting process and s... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

November 18, 2016

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