London Market Monitor – 30 September 2021
September delivers some ups and downs: Equity and bond markets mostly fell, risk-free rates rose, UK inflation increased, and volatility notched upward.
This report examines the embedded value (EV) results published by multinational corporations and domestic life insurers within 11 countries in Asia. Total life insurance gross written premium (GWP) in 2020 for the markets covered decreased by 0.4%. Total reported Asian EV grew by 13.2% on a comparable basis to US$964 billion, up from US$851 billion in 2019.