Life insurance industry to grow 10.3% annually to $150.6 bn by 2026
Double-digit growth projections for India’s life insurance industry are twice the global average of 5.5%, thanks to increased penetration, regulatory changes, and growing awareness, says GlobalData
LIC share rises on rating boost; JP Morgan sees 29% upside
JP Morgan India has initiated coverage on LIC of India with an 'overweight' rating and a target price of ₹840.
IRDAI reduces compliance burden for insurers
IRDAI has also reduced the solvency margin requirement for insurance companies offering crop insurance to increase the capacity of general insurers to underwrite more business.
LIC share extends fall for 10th session; erodes investors’ wealth by 1.71 lakh cr
On Monday, LIC shares declined 4.5% to hit their lowest level of ₹676.05, driven by sustained selling as the lock-in period for anchor investors ends today.
LIC shares hit fresh low; down 24% from issue price
LIC shares have wiped out ₹1.4 lakh crore of investors’ wealth as market-cap dropped to ₹4.57 lakh crore as compared to around ₹6 lakh crore at the time of listing.
LIC listing: Stock fall 8% after historic IPO; investors lose ₹46,000 cr
LIC shares ended at ₹875.45 compared with the IPO price of ₹949, eroding around ₹46,000 crore in investor wealth.
The highs and lows in Aegon Life's reinvention
Aegon Life Insurance is now unraveling its tech-enabled journey from the next quarter, adding more digital partners, amassing more business.
73% insurance buyers prefer human agents over buying digitally
66% individuals are not comfortable purchasing health or term insurance digitally, through a website or mobile application.
LIC IPO: DRHP next week, issue in March
LIC is likely to launch its IPO in March this year and it is expected to file its draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) with the market regulator by next week.
5 marketplaces in Bajaj Fin's digital push
BFL is developing five marketplaces -- EMI store, insurance, investment, health and broking app -- on the digital platform.