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Colombia's Healthcare Services Regulator Assumes Administrative Control of Health Insurance Pro…

17-04-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, international private medical insurance report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look news that Colombia's healthcare services regulator has assumed...

IMG Sends Employees on Fifth Corporate Service Trip with School the World

17-04-2024 iPMI iPMI Global

IMG (International Medical Group), an award-winning global insurance benefits and assistance services company, is excited to highlight the success of its 2024 corporate service trip with School the World, a...

AIA New Zealand Expands Health Insurance Cover

17-04-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

In this iPMI plans and products article, international private medical insurance market analyst and report author Ian Youngman, looks at news news that has expanded its health insurance cover.

MWG International Enters Medical Insurance Market in Jamaica

17-04-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look news that MWG International Enters has entered the Medical Insurance Market...

Pacific Prime Affirmed as Top Individual Producer of Allianz for 4 Consecutive Years

17-04-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

International insurance brokerage Pacific Prime was awarded the Top Individual Producer Award 2024 by Allianz. On the 18th of March, the Allianz team visited Pacific Prime’s office in Dubai to present the...

Passenger Demand Up 21.5% in February

15-04-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for February 2024 global passenger demand with the following highlights: Total demand, measured in revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs), was up 21.5% compared to February...

Discovery Launches iPMI with Local Zambian Insurer

12-04-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

In this iPMI plans and products article, international private medical insurance market analyst and report author Ian Youngman, looks at news out of Zambia, that Discovery has launched iPMI with...

Towergate Health & Protection: 57% of Companies Offer the Same Benefits to Overseas Employees as…

11-04-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

New research from Towergate Health & Protection, reveals that 57% of companies with overseas employees are opening themselves up to various potential issues by offering the same health and wellbeing...

Watch Now: Maximizing CX in Cross-Border Insurance Payments Webinar

11-04-2024 iPMI TV iPMI Global

Navigating global insurance payments isn't easy, yet payments play a pivotal role in customer experience (CX) given they are the most frequent and important insurance interaction. When we look at...

Video: Why You Should Audio Visualise Your News Story With iPMI Global

11-04-2024 iPMI TV iPMI Global

iPMI Global CEO Christopher Knight explains the benefit of audio visual digital marketing and advertising for the international private medical insurance market.

Video: Thailand Launches Travel Medical Insurance for Tourists

11-04-2024 iPMI TV iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Plans and Products video, iPMI market analyst and report author Ian Youngman takes a look at news that Thailand has launched Travel Medical Insurance for Tourists.

Video: Bupa and Mapfre Launch iPMI Plans in Paraguay

11-04-2024 iPMI TV iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Plans and Products video, iPMI market analyst and report author Ian Youngman takes a look at news that Bupa and Mapfre have launched IPMI plans in...

Video: Mandatory Private Medical Insurance for Japan’s New Digital Nomad Visa

11-04-2024 iPMI TV iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Digital Nomads Insurance In Focus video, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that Japan has mandated private medical insurance...

Travel & Tourism Set to Break All Records In 2024

11-04-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is projecting a record-breaking year for Travel & Tourism in 2024, with the sector’s global economic contribution set to reach an all-time high...

AXA Partners Launches “Real Life Stories”

11-04-2024 Assistance News iPMI Global

AXA Partners, a global player in assistance service, travel insurance and credit and lifestyle protection today launched the second episode of “Real Life Stories,” a series showcasing the company’s work...

APRIL Group Launches Its Spring 2027 Strategic Plan

11-04-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

Building on the success of its first transformation plan, APRIL is embarking on a new phase in its development with the ambition of becoming a European leader of global stature...

Eithan Wolf, CEO, PassportCard Europe Receives Most Innovative Health Insurance CEO of the Year 2024…

09-04-2024 iPMI iPMI Global

PassportCard is excited to announce that Eithan Wolf, CEO, PassportCard Europe has been awarded the Most Innovative Health Insurance CEO of the Year 2024 Award by EU Business News, recognizing...

A Fresh Identity, with Global Impact: AP Companies Sets the Stage for Unmatched Global Medical Assis…

07-04-2024 Assistance iPMI Global

AP Companies, a leading provider of international medical health management, TPA services, cost containment and corporate health risk mitigation, proudly announce the launch of its new branding. With a strong...

PassportCard Student Package: Save 20% Every Year with Valid Student ID

07-04-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

PassportCard is excited to announce that students can now save 20% on their health insurance plans, for every year of showing a valid proof of student ID. According to UNESCO, in...

Global Medical Tourism 2024: Numbers, Prospects and Problems

04-04-2024 iPMI Reports iPMI Global

Leading international private medical insurance (iPMI) business intelligence provider iPMI Global, is excited to announce the official launch of the “Global Medical Tourism: 2024: Numbers, Prospects and Problems" market report...

The Future of Travel and Medical Assistance: AI's Transformative Role

04-04-2024 Assistance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Assistance article, Eliška Kňapová, Assistance Centre Deputy Manager at Euro-Center, looks at AI's transformative role in the travel and medical assistance business. As the world...

Indian Insurer Targets Non-Resident Indians for IPMI

04-04-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at Star Health and Allied Insurance Company. Star Health and Allied Insurance...

Webinar: Maximizing Customer Experience in Cross-border Insurance Payments with Flywire

30-03-2024 Events iPMI Global

Navigating global insurance payments isn't easy, yet payments play a pivotal role in customer experience (CX) given they are the most frequent and important insurance interaction. When we look at...

Global Excel Management Inc. Announce Executive Leadership Changes

28-03-2024 Cost Containment iPMI Global

Global Excel Management Inc. today announced that, effective March 26th, 2024, CEO & President Reg Allatt will move into a new role of Executive Chairman. Chairman Steve Allatt will move...

Why Global Insurance Companies Need a New Approach to International Premium Payment Processes

28-03-2024 Premium Payments iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus payments article, Matt Teumer, Director, Strategic Accounts, Insurance & B2B at Flywire, looks at why global insurance companies need a new approach to processing...

3 Insights for Student Health Insurance Industry Players to Consider in 2024

27-03-2024 Premium Payments iPMI Global

With global student mobility strong – estimates are that 7 million students will travel abroad for higher education by 2030 – the future for the student health insurance market is...

UAE: Health Insurance to be Mandatory Across Remaining Emirates from 1 January 2025

26-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at the UAE, and news that health insurance will be mandatory...

SOUTH AFRICA: Universal Health Insurance and the Potential for iPMI

26-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman provides a mammoth article on universal health insurance in South Africa, and looks at...

Two New Standalone Health Insurers in India

26-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news out of India, about 2 new stand alone health...

AXA – Global Healthcare Partners with Daman to Transform Global Health Insurance Offering in the UAE…

26-03-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

AXA – Global Healthcare has entered into a partnership with The National Health Insurance Company - Daman, the largest health insurer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to offer a...

SOUTH AFRICA: Digital Nomads Will Need IPMI To Apply for Digital Nomad Visa

19-03-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Digital Nomad article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that digital nomads will require international private medical...

Thailand Launches Travel Medical Insurance for Tourists

19-03-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Plans and Products article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that Thailand has launched a travel medical insurance scheme...

Boom Or Bust: How a French Health Insurance Unicorn Plans to Leverage AI to Reach Profitability

19-03-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at Alan, the first digital health insurance company in France.

SOUTH AFRICA: Why Does the Country Wait for Universal Healthcare?

19-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at South Africa, and asks why the country has to wait...

European Tourism Draws Close to Pre-Pandemic Levels in 2023

19-03-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

Foreign tourist arrivals to Europe were 1.6% below 2019 figures in the final quarter of 2023. Inflationary pressures did not deter travel enthusiasm last year, despite significant increases in costs across...

Top 20 Markets for Air Travel Demand Forecast According to Latest ACI World Data

19-03-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

Airports Council International (ACI) World today releases the annual World Airport Traffic Forecasts (WATF) 2023¬–2052 dataset, showing the Top 20 markets for air travel demand among other key air traffic...

Pacific Prime Wins Cigna’s Top Producer 2023 Individuals Award

19-03-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

Global health insurance brokerage Pacific Prime Dubai has been awarded Top Producer 2023 Individuals with Cigna for their excellent performance in Dubai under the category of Individual Brokers.

UNITED KINGDOM: Remote Work Allowed for Visitors Despite No Digital Nomad Visa

19-03-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Digital Nomad article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that visitors to the UK may work remotely...

China to Attract More Foreign Nationals to Live and Work in the Country

19-03-2024 Expatriate Healthcare Insurance News iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Expatriate Life article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that there is a new guide for expatriates...

World Travel Protection Appoints Chris Knight Director of Global Provider Networks

18-03-2024 Executive Appointments News iPMI Global

Global travel risk management company World Travel Protection - part of the Zurich Insurance Group - has appointed Chris Knight as Chief Director of Global Provider Networks.

The Globalization of Healthcare and its Implications for International Medical Insurance Providers

18-03-2024 iPMI iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus article, AP Companies, Global Medical Strategy Director, Dr Arthur L Diskin, takes a look at globalization and its implications for iPMI providers. In today's interconnected...

Meet Flywire at Insurtech Insights, London, March 20th - 21st

15-03-2024 Premium Payments iPMI Global

Flywire Corporation (Nasdaq: FLYW), a global payments enablement and software company, will attend Europe's largest Insurtech Conference, Insurtech Insights, March 20th and 21st in London.

NIGERIA: Employers Must Pay Hefty Tax on Every Expat Worker

15-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that Nigeria has imposed a mandatory annual levy for...

European Insurers See Massive Long-Term Potential in China

15-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that German insurance group ERGO, part of Munich Re...

TANZANIA: Employers Must Pay for Compulsory Health Insurance

15-03-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that employers must pay for compulsory health insurance.

Final Rules on Digital Nomad Visas in Italy

15-03-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Digital Nomads Insurance In Focus article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news about an update on visas for digital nomads...

APRIL International appoints Daniel Woods as Business Development Manager

14-03-2024 Executive Appointments News iPMI Global

APRIL International is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Woods to the role of Business Development Manager. With ten years of experience in sales and broker management in the...

Expats May Be Barred from Taking Up Jobs in 6 Professions in Bahrain - Other Countries May Follow

29-02-2024 Expatriate Healthcare Insurance News iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Expatriate Life article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news out of Bahrain, that expats may be barred...

Mandatory Private Medical Insurance for Japan’s New Digital Nomad Visa

28-02-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Digital Nomads Insurance In Focus article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that Japan has mandated private medical insurance cover...

iPMI Global Launch Digital Nomads iPMI and Health Insurance 2024 Round Table

28-02-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

iPMI Global are excited to launch a brand new round table, Digital Nomads iPMI and Health Insurance 2024. This closed door executive iPMI Global round table, looks at the opportunities...

Digital Nomads Country Profile: Spain

28-02-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Digital Nomads Insurance In Focus article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at Spain as a potential destination for Digital Nomads.

Private Medical Insurance Needed for New Digital Nomad Visa in South Korea

28-02-2024 Digital Nomads Insurance iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Digital Nomads Insurance In Focus article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that private medical insurance is required for...

Governments Must Adopt Policies to Incentivise Foreign Workers to Remain in the Country During Their…

27-02-2024 Expatriate Healthcare Insurance News iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus Expatriate Life article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at Mercer's report on The ‘Silver Dollar’ Opportunity: Competing for Retirement...

New IPMI Plan for Indian Students Overseas by HDFC Life International

27-02-2024 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global plans and products article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that HDFC Life International has launched a new IPMI...

ManipalCigna Launches 'Mere Choice ka Health Insurance' Campaign

27-02-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

ManipalCigna Health Insurance has announced the launch of its latest campaign, "Mere Choice ka Health Insurance" (MCHI) to empower young adults in Navigating Adulthood with Financial Security of Health Insurance.

GHANA: National Health Insurance Policy for Foreigners Launched

27-02-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global regional country guides article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that Ghana has launched a national health insurance policy...

AXA: New Strategic Plan to “Unlock the Future” 2024-2026

27-02-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author and market analyst Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that AXA has a new strategic plan “Unlock the Future” for...

Digital Nomads iPMI & Health Insurance Strategies 2024

26-02-2024 Latest Round Tables iPMI Global

This closed door executive iPMI Global round table, looks at the opportunities and challenges for international private medical insurance providers in the Digital Nomad market. 

Trawick International Acquires Controlling Stake in UK-based Greenlight Insurance

20-02-2024 Mergers and Acquisitions News iPMI Global

Trawick International Ltd., a London-based subsidiary of Trawick Holdings, LLC, an industry-leading international insurance company, announced it has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Greenlight Insurance Services Limited, pursuant to...

Voyager Insurance Services Ltd Purchases Successful Travel Insurance Broker Navigator Travel Insuran…

20-02-2024 Mergers and Acquisitions News iPMI Global

Award-winning broker Voyager Insurance Services Ltd. successfully completed the purchase of well-known travel insurance broker Navigator Travel Insurance on the 1st of February 2024.

Aetna International Enhances Health Care Insurance Offerings in the Middle East

20-02-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

Building on the strength of strategic business partnerships and relationships with leading local insurers, Aetna International continues to deliver a better member and customer experience in the Middle East.

Pacific Prime Chosen as WBN’s Preferred IPMI Provider

20-02-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

International insurance brokerage Pacific Prime has been chosen as the preferred Individual Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) provider by the Worldwide Broker Network (WBN) after a rigorous due diligence process. As...

Dubai’s Health Insurance System Sees Significant Boost With 21.68 billion Transactions In 2023

14-02-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) recently highlighted the strength of Dubai's healthcare insurance system, which is considered to be one of the most advanced integrated healthcare insurance systems in the...

Swiss Re Studies Reveal That Electronic Health Records Can Speed Up Underwriting Process by More Tha…

14-02-2024 InsureTech News iPMI Global

Studies from Swiss Re and leading life carriers reveal that Electronic Health Records (EHRs) can have a transformative impact on the traditional life & health underwriting process, resulting in quicker...

Insured Losses from Severe Thunderstorms Reach New All-Time High of USD 60 billion in 2023

14-02-2024 Risk News iPMI Global

Natural catastrophes will once again break several loss records in 2023. A high number of low-to-medium-severity events will aggregate to insured losses of more than USD 100 billion in 2023...

American Hospital Dubai Opens 3 Medical Tourism Offices in Nigeria Endorsed by Dubai Health Authorit…

14-02-2024 Hospitals and Clinic News iPMI Global

The initiative promotes UAE’s medical tourism goals, attracting patients from Nigeria, Africa, and Eastern Europe to avail of the hospital’s world-class medical services. American Hospital Dubai announced the opening of its...

Global Air Travel Demand Continued Its Bounce Back in 2023

14-02-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the recovery in air travel continued in December 2023 and total 2023 traffic edged even closer to matching pre-pandemic demand.

The London Clinic Opens New Rapid Diagnostics Centre

13-02-2024 Hospitals and Clinic News iPMI Global

The London Clinic, one of the UK’s leading private hospitals, has opened a new Rapid Diagnostics Centre in London’s world-renowned medical district, at 142-146 Harley Street. The Centre will focus on urology, gynaecology, breast and dermatology...

IMG Releases Annual Travel Outlook Survey Results for 2024

13-02-2024 Travel News iPMI Global

IMG (International Medical Group), an award-winning global insurance benefits and assistance services company, has released the results of its annual Travel Outlook Survey that asked IMG customers about their 2024...

CEO of Leading London Dentists Calls for More Support for NHS Dentistry

13-02-2024 Hospitals and Clinic News iPMI Global

The CEO of three of the largest dental clinics in London is calling for an overhaul of NHS dentistry, arguing that new plans recently announced by the Government do not...

APRIL International Wins Service Provider Award at the Insurance CX Awards 2024

13-02-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

APRIL International is delighted to announce it has won the Service Provider award at the 2024 CX Insurance Awards, which took place in London on Wednesday 7th February. The awards celebrate...

Ensuring Premium Payment Security: A Q & A with Flywire CTO David King

12-02-2024 Interviews iPMI Global

As Flywire continues to make inroads in the global insurance market – one of its strongest value propositions for global insurers is the extremely high level of payment security its...

Cigna Sells Medicare Businesses

09-02-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that Cigna has sold its Medicare businesses. The reason is that while it has...

More Germans Switching to Private Health Insurance

09-02-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at news, that more Germans are making the move to private healthcare insurance. More people living in...

Regulations Requiring Mandatory Insurance for New Domestic Workers In Saudi Arabia Take Effect

08-02-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country Guides Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that compulsory insurance cover for Saudi domestic workers, most of whom...

Health Insurers Given New Opportunity in Kenya

08-02-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country Guides Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that there are new opportunities arising in Kenya for health insurance...

Pacific Prime Acquires MIT Insurance Brokers Sdn Bhd

08-02-2024 Mergers and Acquisitions News iPMI Global

Global insurance brokerage Pacific Prime is pleased to announce the full acquisition of MIT Insurance Brokers Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s leading insurance brokerage firm specializing in risk management, insurance, and reinsurance.

NextGen International Insurance Introduce New International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) Plans t…

30-01-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

NextGen International Insurance (NextGen i.i.), a trusted provider of International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) in Latin America and the Caribbean is pleased to announce a strategic reinsurance agreement with AXA...

Armenia Introduces Compulsory Medical Insurance

29-01-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country Guides Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that Armenia is introducing compulsory medical insurance.

Trawick International’s Bailey Foster Promoted to Senior Vice President, Travel Insurance

25-01-2024 Appointments iPMI Global

Trawick International, an industry-leading international insurance company, has announced the promotion of Bailey Foster from Vice President of Trip Cancellation to Senior Vice President, Travel Insurance, effective immediately. In this new...

Prudential plc Appoints Arjan Toor, New CEO Health

25-01-2024 Executive Appointments News iPMI Global

Prudential plc (“Prudential”) has announced the appointment of Arjan Toor as its new CEO Health. Mr Toor will be based in Singapore and joins the business on 1 February 2024...

UnitedHealth Group Post Strong Results

25-01-2024 Company Results News iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global company results article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at UnitedHealth Group Full Year 2023 Financial Results. UnitedHealth Group affirmed the 2024 performance objectives excluding the...

South Africa’s Biggest Insurer Targets India

25-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news, that Sanlam, Africa's biggest insurer, is looking to India to boost profit in...

Foyer Global Health Collaborate with Galytix on GenAI Digital Health Platform 'HealthX'

25-01-2024 InsureTech News iPMI Global

Galytix, the GenAI platform for the financial sector, and Foyer Global Health, the international health insurer for expatriates and companies, today announced a collaboration to implement HealthX, the digital health platform...

Global Benefits Deal For UK and European Medical, Life & Disability Policyholders and North Amer…

25-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news, that Global Benefits has done a deal for some policy holders. The administrators of...

Global Benefits Group Sells TieCare International

22-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news, that Global Benefits Group has sold TieCare International. About the Author Ian Youngman is an...

4 Ways DocHQ Is Helping Reduce Absenteeism and Increase Productivity

18-01-2024 Private Medical Insurance & Employee Benefits iPMI Global

Absenteeism from work in the UK is at a 10-year high. A recent survey by CIPD and Simplyhealth found that UK workers were absent an average of 7.8 days a...

Health Insurer Oman Insurance Changes Legal Name to Sukoon Insurance

18-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news, that following the successful completion of all regulatory requirements, Oman Insurance Company has...

iPMI Global Speaks with Isabelle Moins, Head of IPMI, Europe and Romain Di Meglio, Head of IPMI, Asi…

16-01-2024 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Isabelle Moins, Head of IPMI, Europe and Romain Di Meglio, Head of IPMI, Asia and the Middle...

iPMI Global Speaks with Natalya Butakova, CEO, AP Companies Group

16-01-2024 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Natalya Butakova, CEO, AP Companies Group. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at the achievements of...

Bharat Raj Appointed Head of London Markets at Leading Actuarial Consultancy OAC

11-01-2024 Executive Appointments News iPMI Global

Actuarial consultancy OAC (part of the Broadstone Group) announces the appointment of highly experienced actuary Bharat Raj as Head of London Markets. Bharat joins OAC’s Non-Life division to drive its continued...

Jordan Health Insurance Expansion Halted as State Runs Out of Money

11-01-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country Guides Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that Jordan has halted its health insurance expansion because the state...

Generali Spends Big on China Insurance Expansion

11-01-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country Guides Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that Generali has become a 100% shareholder in a Chinese insurer...

All Golden Visa Holders in Bahrain Must Show Proof of Valid IPMI

10-01-2024 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country guides article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at news that all golden visa holders in Bahrain must show proof of valid IPMI. Ian...

Bupa Becomes Majority Shareholder in Indian Health Insurance Business Niva Bupa

09-01-2024 Breaking News iPMI Global

Bupa has become the majority shareholder in Niva Bupa, a leading Indian health insurer. In September, Bupa's joint venture partner, True North, agreed to sell a significant part of its...

UnitedHealth Agrees to Sell Brazilian Unit Amil

09-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the news that UnitedHealth has agreed to sell Brazilian insurance, healthcare and dental unit, Amil. Ian...

How DocHQ is Set to Transform Workplace Health

09-01-2024 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

The tech-based health and wellbeing provider company offers a unique cost-saving proposition to help workforces remain fit and healthy – AI-driven virtual physiotherapy that tracks patients' movement for increased adherence...

Dochq’s Bespoke Health Screening Helps Prevent Potential Medical Issues Among Workforces

09-01-2024 Private Medical Insurance & Employee Benefits iPMI Global

DocHQ’s bespoke health screening helps prevent potential medical issues among workforces. DocHQ pioneers convenient at-home health testing, covering a range of conditions; Results are quick and come with GP-verified advice on next...

iPMI Global Speaks with Janette Hiscock, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Global, Europe and UK

08-01-2024 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Janette Hiscock, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Global, Europe and UK. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at the...

Reliance General Launches International Private Medical Insurance Policy

20-12-2023 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global iPMI plans and product article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the new international private medical insurance plan from Reliance General out of...

iPMI Global Speaks with Eithan Wolf, CEO, PassportCard Europe

20-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Eithan Wolf, CEO, PassportCard Europe. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at the achievements of PassportCard...

iPMI Global Speaks with Ross Walker, COO, Global Individual Health Business, Cigna Healthcare

19-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Ross Walker, COO, Global Individual Health Business at Cigna Healthcare. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked...

iPMI Global Speaks with Jennifer Milton, CEO, Compass Point Assist

19-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Jennifer Milton, CEO at Compass Point Assist. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at the achievements...

FAI Extends Partnership with McLaren Formula 1 Team

19-12-2023 Air Ambulance iPMI Global

FAI Aviation Group, one of the world’s leading global providers of mission-critical aviation services, has extended its partnership with the world-famous McLaren Formula 1 Team. FAI will be known as...

iPMI Global Speaks with Gitte Bach, President & CEO, New Frontier Group

19-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Gitte Bach, President & CEO at New Frontier Group. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at...

New Global Medical Strategy Director Joins AP Companies

19-12-2023 Appointments iPMI Global

AP Companies is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Diskin as our new Global Medical Strategy Director. Dr. Diskin brings a wealth of expertise to our team, with a...

iPMI Global Speaks with Sumit Gaurav, CEO, Roy Medical Assistance

19-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Sumit Gaurav, CEO, Roy Medical Assistance. They discussed 2023 in detail and looked at the achievements of...

Insurance Fraud, Waste and Abuse Strategies 2023

14-12-2023 Latest Round Tables iPMI Global

This closed door executive round table looks at the challenges of fraud, waste and abuse in international private medical, healthcare and travel insurance markets.

UK & European International Private Medical Insurance Strategies 2023

14-12-2023 Latest Round Tables iPMI Global

This closed door executive round table looks at the challenges and opportunities for the international private medical insurance market in the UK and Europe. 

iPMI Global Speaks with Dr Joel Lockwood, Regional Chief Medical Officer Americas, World Travel Prot…

13-12-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Dr Joel Lockwood, Regional Chief Medical Officer Americas, at World Travel Protection. They discussed 2023 in detail...

Aer Lingus and Allianz Partners Extend Partnership Until March 2027

12-12-2023 Breaking News iPMI Global

Aer Lingus and Allianz Partners announce the extension of their existing partnership, which started originally in 2008, until March 2027 in 12 markets across Europe* as well as in the...

Global Healthcare Benefit Cost Increases Projected to Continue Into 2024

11-12-2023 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the 2024 Global Medical Trends Survey and projections that global healthcare benefits will increase in cost...

Allianz Partners Launches Suisse+ International Healthcare Plans

11-12-2023 Country Guides iPMI Global

Allianz Partners has launched International Healthcare Plans for businesses based in Switzerland. Sold through the international health brand Allianz Care and insured by Allianz Partners Switzerland, the Suisse+ International Healthcare...

Cigna - Humana Healthcare Insurance Mega Deal Scrapped

11-12-2023 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the breakdown of the health insurance mega deal between Cigna and Humana. Ian Youngman is a...

HDI Enters Asian Accident & Health Market

06-12-2023 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Country guides article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at HDI, who has entered the Asian Accident & Health Market with a new executive...

Allianz Partners Launches Swiss International Healthcare Plan

06-12-2023 iPMI Plans iPMI Global

Allianz Partners has launched its first-to-market International Healthcare Plans designed specifically for businesses based in Switzerland. Sold through the international health brand Allianz Care and insured by Allianz Partners Switzerland...

Will Cigna buy Humana?

06-12-2023 iPMI Insights iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global Insights article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the possible health insurance deal between Cigna and Humana. Ian Youngman is a writer and researcher...

DocHQ Transforms Employee Wellness with Remote Physio Services, Providing Benefits for Employers And…

30-11-2023 iPMI iPMI Global

Leading provider of healthcare solutions DocHQ announces a breakthrough in employee wellness. In pursuit of the company’s commitment to revolutionise healthcare, it has introduced remote physiotherapy services aimed at enhancing...

iPMI Global Speaks With Madhur Srivastava, CEO, DocHQ

28-11-2023 Interviews iPMI Global

In this exclusive iPMI Global interview, Christopher Knight, CEO, iPMI Global, met with Madhur Srivastava, CEO at DocHQ. They discussed in detail the DocHQ journey, to revolutionise the approach to employee...

Saudi Arabia National State-Funded Health Insurance By 2026

28-11-2023 Country Guides iPMI Global

In this iPMI Global In Focus article, iPMI report author Ian Youngman, takes a look at the plans in Saudi Arabia for state funded health insurance. Ian Youngman is a writer...

Hisham Radwan Appointed As CEO Of Cigna Insurance Saudi Arabia, Opens New Offices In The Kingdom

28-11-2023 Appointments iPMI Global

Cigna Healthcare, International Health, the globally acclaimed health services company, has appointed Hisham Radwan as the Chief Executive Officer of Cigna Insurance Saudi Arabia. This strategic move marks a significant...

International Receivables Roadmap: 5 Opportunities for Global Health Insurers in 2024 and How to Get…

27-11-2023 Premium Payments iPMI Global

Lots of factors are coming together to make it a good time to be in the global insurance business. The rise of remote work has increased global mobility (one study...

September Passenger Demand Provides Solid End to Third Quarter

22-11-2023 Travel News iPMI Global

Total traffic in September 2023 (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 30.1% compared to September 2022. Globally, traffic is now at 97.3% of pre-COVID levels.

AP Companies Announce Medical Assistance Services in Asia

22-11-2023 Assistance iPMI Global

AP Companies and PM Medicare in Thailand have announced a shared vision to provide the best and cost effective medical assistance services for Asia and South East Asia Maritime industry...

AXA and UMP Announce Strategic Partnership Introducing Inaugural Outpatient Clinic Services to Fulfi…

22-11-2023 Hospitals and Clinic News iPMI Global

AXA Hong Kong and Macau ("AXA") and UMP Healthcare Holdings Limited ("UMP", Stock Code: 722) jointly announced a strategic partnership to provide one-stop premium cross-border medical and healthcare services and experiences to...

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