Chubb Ltd. is a holding company, which functions as a global insurance and reinsurance organization. It operates through the following business segments: Insurance-North America P and C, Insurance-North American Agriculture, Insurance-Overseas General, Global Reinsurance, and Life. The company offers commercial insurance products and service offerings such as risk management programs, loss control and engineering, and complex claims management. It provides specialized insurance products ranging from Director and Officers and professional liability to various specialty-casualty, umbrella, and excess casualty lines to niche areas such as aviation and energy. The company also offers personal lines insurance coverage including homeowners, automobile, valuables, umbrella liability, and recreational marine products. It addition, is supplies personal accident, supplemental health, and life insurance to individuals in select countries. Chubb was founded on January 14, 2016 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Changing political equations in Germany could weigh on Greece’s bailout programme
Germany’s political scene has changed overnight, following last month’s general elections. Although Angela Merkel won herself a record fourth term as German chancellor, it was her party’s worst performance under her leadership. Merkel, who has been quite influential in her handling of various Eurozone issues, ranging from migration to Greece’s debt crisis, is expected to witness a dramatic reduction in her authority, considering the fragmented election outcome. The election outcome in the Germany has triggered fresh fears in Athens, as political pundits are worried that the weakened government in Germany could have adverse implications on the ongoing bailout negotiations.
Monday, October 09, 2017
Global Equity Markets in Review
- Positive investor sentiment, strong economic data and renewed expectations of tax reforms lift US stock benchmarks to new highs
- European stocks move higher as investors remain optimistic despite political turbulence in Spain
- Asian markets edge higher as global cues drive sentiment
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Global Equity Markets in Review
· US equity benchmarks edge higher as small caps outperform
· German election results, weakness in euro powers European equities higher
· Asian equities witness volatility amid mixed political and economic news
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
On Friday, 15 September 2017, S&P Global Ratings upgraded Portugal’s sovereign rating to investment grade. The agency revised Portugal’s sovereign rating upward by one notch to BBB-/A-3 from BB+/B and maintained the outlook as stable. S&P became the first among the big three global rating agencies to move Portugal out of its junk status. Although the country’s debt is rated below investment grade by Moody’s Investor Services and Fitch Ratings, both the agencies recently upgraded their outlook on Portugal to positive from stable.
Monday, August 28, 2017
Last week, top central bankers and economists from around the world gathered in Wyoming to attend the annual Jackson Hole symposium hosted by the Federal Bank of Kansas City. The annual symposium focuses on key issues faced by world economies and is among the most anticipated central bank events of the year, as remarks by central bankers could potentially impact the global equity and currency markets. With the Federal Reserve (Fed) Chair Janet Yellen and ECB President Draghi both speaking, investors closely followed the symposium proceedings worldwide.
Saturday, August 19, 2017
After a week of Trump controversy and the Spain terror attack, China’s Shanghai Composite Index posted strongest weekly gains in four-months as investor optimism over strong corporate earnings and healthy economic fundamentals supported Chinese equities.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
SARB cuts key rate for first time in five years
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), for the first time in five years, lowered its benchmark repo rate by 25 bps to 6.75% in 4-6 votes, citing concerns about the country’s growth outlook. Inflation data improved in June, while South Africa’s growth prospects deteriorated further following the GDP contraction in the first quarter of the year.
Monday, July 24, 2017
• Healthy earnings and encouraging housing data support the US stock market.
• European markets finish lower as surging currency weighs on sentiment.
• Financial markets in China and India move higher, while those in Australia and Japan struggle.
Friday, July 21, 2017
Speculations that the government may test bond markets in the near future are ripe in the Greek media. Greece is seeking to take advantage of global investors’ hunger for yields, as it aims to sell government bonds for the first time in three years. Greece had issued bonds in 2014 with a yield of 4.95%. Alexis Tsipras’ government is targeting to tap the bond market at a lesser yield as compared to its predecessors.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Kim Jong-Un has constantly focused on strengthening North Korea’s nuclear abilities since his coronation in 2011 after the sudden death of his father, Kim Jong-il. Under Kim Jong-Un’s leadership, North Korea has rapidly evolved into a nuclear giant. The country has steadily increased its nuclear firepower with the development of powerful, state-of-the-art nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.