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Wednesday, 18th Oct 2017

RNCOS White Paper: The Indian Health Insurance Sector

"The standalone health insurance industry continues to show the fastest growth rate on account of constant innovation by the players, says RNCOS" More...

  • Published on Oct 18, 17

Tuesday, 9th May 2017

HDFC ERGO expands its health insurance portfolio with group critical illness insurance policy

Group Critical Illness Insurance plan comes with an option for coverage from day one without any survival period; Entry age group is from 3 months to 65 years; Covers worldwide More...

  • Published on May 9, 17

Monday, 8th May 2017

HDFC Life launches HDFC Life Click 2 Protect 3D Plus - one of the most comprehensive protection plans in India

HDFC Life Click 2 Protect 3D Plus enhances HDFC Life's flagship protection plan to include options that suit diverse needs of all consumers. More...

  • Published on May 8, 17

Tuesday, 2nd May 2017


HDFC ERGO, India's leading General Insurance Company, registered an unprecedented growth of 72.8% in FY2016-17, making it one of the fastest growing private insurance companies in the country. The Company's gross direct premium for FY 2016-17 was Rs 5,840 crore, up from Rs 3,380 crore for the previous year More...

  • Published on May 2, 17

Wednesday, 31st Aug 2016

Star Health announces investment by Apis Partners and ICICI Venture

Apis Partners' inaugural PE Fund, Apis Growth Fund I, and ICICI Venture's new PE Fund, India Advantage Fund Series 4, acquire a minority stake in Star Health - Star Health is a leading provider of retail health insurance in India - This investment demonstrates Apis Partners' and ICICI Venture's commitment to the expansion of formal financial services with social benefits More...

  • Published on Aug 31, 16

Wednesday, 22nd Apr 2015

Max Bupa Heartbeat Health Insurance Plan recognised as Innovation of the Year at the Golden Peacock Awards 2015

Max Bupa Health Insurance has been awarded the coveted Golden Peacock Award 2015 for its flagship product Heartbeat Health Insurance Plan. Heartbeat is the most comprehensive family cover in the market with a host of customer centric features, which has been designed to fulfill evolving health needs of Indian families. The award was presented by His Highness Sheikh Nahyan ... More...

  • Published on Apr 22, 15

Monday, 9th Mar 2015

Cigna TTK Adds New Plan 'Accident Care' To Its Lifestyle Protection Category

After the launching of its 'Critical Care' plan, Cigna TTK now introduces 'Accident Care', a new plan aimed at providing coverage for expenses incurred as a result of accidents More...

  • Published on Mar 9, 15

Saturday, 10th Jan 2015

IndiaFirst picks up top 25 teams for Happy India project, Team J from Bhopal among the selected

IndiaFirst Life Insurance, which has embarked on a unique Happy India project to encourage young change makers, has picked up the Top 25 teams from across the country after a tough screening process which has seen over 15,000 students participating. More...

  • Published on Jan 10, 15

Wednesday, 3rd Dec 2014

Insurance Institute of India (III) along with SAARC Disaster Management Center (SDMC) Seminar on "Building Financial Resilience of SAARC Countries against Natural Disasters: The Insurance Option".

Insurance Institute of India (III) along with SAARC Disaster Management Center (SDMC) Seminar on "Building Financial Resilience of SAARC Countries against Natural Disasters: The Insurance Option" on 3rd December 2014. Mr. M. Ramaprasad, Member (Non-Life), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority, was Chief Guest of the Seminar and Dr. Santosh Kumar, Director, SAARC D... More...

  • Published on Dec 3, 14

Tuesday, 7th Oct 2014

AEGON Religare Launches an Online Critical Illness Rider - iCI Rider

AEGON Religare launches iCI rider that covers four critical illnesses and offers a lump sum payout. The rider is available with the online term plan of ARLI, iTerm. More...

  • Published on Oct 7, 14

Thursday, 10th Jul 2014

HDFC Life recognized as Most Socially Responsible Insurer for Rebuilding Uttarakhand at 'The Indian Insurance Awards 2014'

The company has also bagged two more awards -- Best Product Innovation and Best Technology Innovation More...

  • Published on Jul 10, 14

Wednesday, 21st May 2014

HDFC ERGO Brings Hope for Better Health With Its Customized Health Suraksha Plan

While health insurance is the need of the hours, HDFC ERGO, a top health general insurance company in India, has brought the best health insurance policy in the name of Health Suraksha plan. It is a complete medical policy for an individual or a family as well. More...

  • Published on May 21, 14

Wednesday, 23rd Apr 2014

Bharti AXA General Insurance aims to open 29 more branches in 2014

Bharti AXA GI also won a handful of awards early this year namely Editor's choice award for service innovation at Banking Frontier's Finnoviti 2013, Best Private General Insurance Company of Year 2014 by World HRD Congress at the BFSI awards, VIRAL CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR for the Working Patient series and BEST INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR for the Lifestyle protection Camp... More...

  • Published on Apr 23, 14
Bharti AXA General Insurance awarded 'Excellence Award' by the Institute of Economic Studies

Bharti AXA General Insurance (GI) Company, one of the fastest growing multi-line general insurance companies in India, announced that it was given the prestigious Excellence Award by the Institute of Economic Studies (IES). The IES aims to recognize excellence across various sectors in India. More...

  • Published on Apr 23, 14

Monday, 7th Apr 2014

Bharti AXA General Insurance awarded 'Excellence Award' by the Institute of Economic Studies

Along with the Excellence award for the company, for this year, the institute has also conferred Dr Amarnath Ananthanarayanan, Managing Director and More...

  • Published on Apr 7, 14