Malaysian Insurance Highlights (MIH) 2021 examines the impact of flooding on its economy and insurance markets. Just as 2021 drew to a close Malaysia was hit by one of the worst floods that the country ever experienced. MIH 2021 accentuates the need to address underinsurance as flood risk increases, where the demand for flood cover is influenced by the government’s support of the country’s low-income segment for the loss caused by a disaster.
The COVID-19 pandemic caused the sharpest contraction of Malaysia’s economy in modern times. For insurers, it challenged their revenues, technical and investment results, and tested the quality of their risk management and business continuity planning. Malaysian Insurance Highlights 2020 examines the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Malaysia's economy and its insurance markets.
Malaysian Insurance Highlights offers a deep and broad overview of the current opportunities and challenges facing Malaysia’s general insurance market. It is an authoritative publication combining a rigorous analysis of the hard data with in-depth executive and senior professional interviews. The inaugural issue which includes input from over 30 senior insurance executives and experts operating in the market, focuses on five major trends, namely de-tariffication, market consolidation, B40 strategies, Takaful prospects and InsurTech.