iPMI Magazine Featured News Articles

The Benefits Of Providing IPMI To Global Brokers & Agents

In this exclusive C-Suite Executive Round Table Business forum, iPMI Magazine speaks with the world of iPMI - with leading IPMI providers Aetna International, Bellwood Prestbury, Generali Global Health, HealthCare International and Wellaway. This round table looks at the benefits for worldwide insurance brokers, agents and intermediaries when they add international private medical insurance (IPMI) to their product portfolio. ON THE FRONT COVER: Our intrepid traveller returns with a new business idea:...

07-04-2017 Latest RT

Lloyd’s Reports £2.1bn Profit For 2016

Lloyd’s, the world’s specialist market for insurance and reinsurance has announced a profit of £2.1bn for 2016 despite the combined ratio moving from 90.0% to 97.9%. Conditions over the course of the year were extremely challenging with continued downwards pressure on pricing whilst traditional and alternative capital remained attracted to the insurance industry. The level of Lloyd’s major claims, £2.1bn, was the fifth highest since the turn of the century and above...

04-04-2017 iPMI Magazine Company Results News

Lloyd’s To Open EU Insurance Company In Brussels

Lloyd’s, the specialist insurance and reinsurance market, has announced it will be setting up a new European insurance company to be located in Brussels. Lloyd’s Chief Executive, Inga Beale, said that the intention is for the company to be ready to write business for the 1st January 2019 renewal season, subject to regulatory approval. The company will be able to write risks from all 27 European Union and three European Economic...

30-03-2017 iPMI Magazine Breaking News

WellAway Limited Launches Akin - A Unique Global Plan to Accommodate Growing Consumer Needs

A Robust and Flexible Policy for U.S. Bound Expatriates Offers Lower Premiums and Bigger Benefits. HAMILTON, BERMUDA - WellAway Limited has launched a new product dedicated to expatriates needing a comprehensive plan, while paying a lower premium. With ACA implemented in the U.S. and expats moving globally more and more frequently, consumers need strong benefits that offer ACA-like coverage in the U.S. along with coverage around the globe. Akin’s scope of coverage...

30-03-2017 iPMI Product News

Healix And HX Global To Provide New Active Monitoring Service For Concur's Integrated Traveller Risk Management Solution

At Concur Fusion in Chicago, Concur unveiled its integrated Traveller Risk Management Solution, including a new Active Monitoring service powered by Healix and HX Global, designed to help companies manage employee safety 24/7, anywhere in the world. Growing global uncertainties, combined with concern from the C-suite to Travel Managers, is driving increased demand to reach employees anywhere, anytime. The new solution also includes an option for a 24/7 Active Monitoring services provided...

28-03-2017 iPMI Magazine Medical Travel Technical Roadside Assistance Company News

Air Alliance Medflight UK Aeromedical Team Achieves Eurami Accreditation

iPMI Magazine Air and Ground Ambulance news: The UK operating base of Air Alliance Medflight GmbH, situated at Birmingham International Airport, achieved a significant milestone last week: the team were awarded EURAMI accreditation following a very comprehensive application and onsite audit programme. This is an incredible achievement as they only commenced operations, after setting up the new UK base, less than 12 months ago in May 2016. “I’m delighted that the...

28-03-2017 iPMI Magazine Medical Air Ambulance Repatriation Medevac Company News

iPMI Magazine Interviews

iPMI Magazine Speaks With Mr John Casey CEO Pacific Cross International

Mr. Casey has a long history in the ASEAN region and is currently in the Philippines. He is currently both President & CEO of Pacific Cross (Philippines) and Chief Executive Officer and Director of the holding company of his group’s health insurance and related businesses in Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam. Prior to his current appointment, he was President of a US life insurance company in the Philippines. Aside from directly building a significant health insurance company in the Philippines, he is focused on a long term business plan for the group to establish a common branded ASEAN specialist health insurance business across the region in...

iPMI Magazine Speaks With Andrew Apps Head Of Global Healthcare Bellwood Prestbury About International Private Medical Insurance for High Net Worth Individuals

Please introduce yourself and background in the International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) market: Having enjoyed 32 years working in the PMI industry, the past 26 years exclusively in the international sector, I have gained firsthand experience of how both insurers and intermediaries operate, enabling an understanding of the way each side behaves and the changing demands of one of the insurance industry’s fasting growing sectors. As a seasoned traveller and former expatriate, I have worked extensively across South East Asia, the Former Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East, developing business operations with local and multi-national companies. This valuable experience has enabled a unique understanding not...

iPMI Magazine Round Tables Diary

JOIN ROUNDTABLE: International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth Individuals

This round table looks at International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth Individuals. Copy Deadline: 7 March 2017. Suitable For: International Private Medical Insurance Underwriters and Providers - International Private Medical Insurance Brokers, Agents and Intermediaries. Rate: Take a seat at this RT for just £2950 or purchase an annual advertising program that includes RT coverage. Read previous round tables, click here.Purchase previous round tables in PDF format, click here. International Private Medical Insurance For High Net Worth...

25-02-2017 RT Diary

JOIN ROUNDTABLE: The Benefits of International Air Ambulance Accreditation And Quality Management

This round table looks at quality management systems in the global air ambulance industry and the role and benefits of mandatory and voluntary air ambulance accreditation programs. Copy Deadline: 7 March 2017. Suitable For: Air ambulance owners, operators and brokers - Medical and travel assistance companies. Rate: Take a seat at this RT for just £2950 or purchase an annual advertising program that includes RT coverage. Read previous round tables, click here.Purchase previous round tables in PDF...

25-02-2017 RT Diary

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