Insurance World

Takaful operators continue to gain traction in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) insurance market as the Takaful segment’s profitability has improved significantly in recent years, according to a new special report by AM Best. In its analysis of the preliminary disclosures of the nationally-listed Takaful operators on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), AM Best shows material improvements in overall performance, along with reasonable growth in gross written contributions (GWC). These improvements are in line with the increase in net earnings for the UAE market as a whole.

International General Insurance Holdings Limited today reported earnings for the 2018 financial year.

The year 2018 saw a strong recovery for IGI following the most expensive year for catastrophe losses on record in 2017. The Group has a clear and focused vision of growth in new and existing markets, putting IGI back in track for another robust performance for the 2018 financial year.

Earnest Insurance, UAE’s preferred Insurance Broker, is celebrating 15 years of serving clients with sincerity and trust, while delivering quality professional services. Founded in 2004, Earnest Insurance today is a leading insurance brokerage providing a broad range of insurance products and risk-management expertise.

Millennium Insurance Brokers has set its regional expansion plans in the Gulf with the opening of its Abu Dhabi branch, the 30th in its global network of offices.

Noor Takaful - amongst the first Takaful insurance companies to be established in the UAE - has reported significant double-digit percentage profit growth for 2018 even as early next year it crosses a significant milestone of celebrating 10 years of increasing customer base.