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Life insurance

Are You Looking For Some New Options For Saving?

In 2020, you can choose from some new and unique options when it comes to investing and saving money.

17 Jan 2020 5:29 PM

LIC’s new biz rises 18 per cent

Private life insurers clock a growth of 16 per cent to Rs 24,631 crore during April-December.

15 Jan 2020 1:20 AM

Consumer complaints up for PSU insurers

In contrast, the complaints against private life insurers have been steadily coming down for the past few years.

13 Jan 2020 2:17 AM

Insurance AUMs can double in 5 yrs with digitisation

Non-life AUM too is expected to grow by 15 to 16 per cent from Rs 1.7 lakh crore to Rs 3.85 – 4.15 lakh crore in the next 5 to 6 years.

02 Nov 2019 1:28 AM

Slowdown makes its way in life insurance space

ICICI Prudential Life Insurance reported APE growth of 5.2 per cent YoY to Rs 700 crore on a received premium basis in Sept.

16 Oct 2019 12:52 AM


Life insurers set to report strong quarter

Policies sold rose 8.4 per cent YoY in June 2019, while the retail APE ticket size fell by 7.7 per cent YoY.

17 Jul 2019 7:05 AM

Insurers witness a bumper start

Top private players continued to grow in double digits.

13 Jun 2019 1:11 AM

Promoters find it difficult to exit insurance business

The Indian insurers offer a return on equity (RoE) of 10-20 per cent compared to their Asian counterparts that offer RoE of 40-60 per cent.

16 May 2019 1:20 AM

Life insurers register 33 pc growth in new premium income at Rs 18,209 cr in Feb

The life insurers had collected first-time premium worth Rs 13,724.96 crore in same month a year ago.

14 Mar 2019 3:43 PM

So why aren't they Insuring?

Women are no longer immune to the aspirational wave and hence are taking the lead in investing for their family's welfare.

11 Mar 2019 7:09 AM


Life insurance to cost less as mortality rate declines

With a significant fall in the mortality rate in India, the cost of life insurance premiums is set to come down to a comfortable level.

01 Mar 2019 3:04 AM

Avoid buying life insurance just to save income tax

The life insurance business has grown manifolds in India because of the efforts put up by million agents, lakhs of insurance employees.

26 Feb 2019 1:34 PM

MobiKwik offers instant life insurance for Rs 20 on its App

This is the second big announcement by MobiKwik in the digital insurance space,

21 Feb 2019 3:36 PM

Only 21 per cent of life insurance holders have term insurance: survey

As per India Protection Quotient (IPQ) survey conducted by Max Life and Kantar IMRB, urban India stands at the PQ of 35 out of 100.

20 Feb 2019 4:37 PM

Kotak Mahindra rolls out mobile medical vans under CSR

Each medical mobile van equipped with GPS facility, would offer services like awareness, diagnosis.

08 Sep 2018 4:17 PM


Govt to revamp flagship insurance schemes for poor

Objective is to make policies affordable to poorest of the poor.

31 Jul 2018 9:05 AM

TCS expands operations in Florida as part of Transamerica deal

TCS has invested USD 3 billion in US over the past three years and has been among the top two IT services job creators.

23 May 2018 4:55 PM

Financial crimes rise in life insurance

The survey mentioned several instances where claims have been filed on behalf of someone who are still alive or, in some cases, never existed.

23 Feb 2018 7:49 AM

Irdai seeks host of changes for returns

In January, it constituted an eight-member committee to make recommendations on the amendments required in the regulations.

18 Dec 2017 12:41 AM

Don’t switch life policies too often

The shocking persistency ratio of life insurance products should inspire us to make more informed purchases.

15 Jun 2017 2:34 AM