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Contemporary Trends and Challenges in Finance

Contemporary Trends and Challenges in Finance
  • Author : Krzysztof Jajuga
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-06
  • ISBN : 9783030430788
  • Detail : This volume features a selection of contributions presented at the 2019 Wroclaw Conference in Finance, covering a wide range of topics in finance and financial economics, e.g. financial markets; monetary policy; corporate, personal and public finance; and risk management and insurance. Reflecting the diversity and richness of research in the field, the papers discuss both fundamental and applied finance, and offer a detailed analysis of current financial-market problems, including specifics of the Polish and Central European markets. They also examine the results of advanced financial modeling...

Indian Life and Health Insurance Industry

Indian Life and Health Insurance Industry
  • Author : Novi Dewan
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2008-08-29
  • ISBN : 9783834997883
  • Detail : Novi Dewan establishes a status quo of the Indian health and life insurance industry and discusses the best practices for various elements of the marketing mix. She complements secondary research with recent empirical data accentuating the emerging opportunities and challenges in the Indian Insurance Industry by using standardized interviews with opinion leaders and CEOs of several insurers....

Multiple Decrement Models in Insurance

Multiple Decrement Models in Insurance
  • Author : Shailaja Rajendra Deshmukh
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-07-03
  • ISBN : 9788132206590
  • Detail : ​The book will serve as a guide to many actuarial concepts and statistical techniques in multiple decrement models and their application in calculation of premiums and reserves in life insurance products with riders and in pension and employee benefit plans as in these schemes, the benefit paid on termination of employment depends upon the several causes of termination. Multiple state models are discussed to accommodate the insurance products in which the payment of benefits or premiums is dependent on being in a given state or moving between a given pair of states at a given time, for examp...

Cheap Insurance for Your Home Automobile Health Life

Cheap Insurance for Your Home  Automobile  Health    Life
  • Author : Carla Rowley
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 9781601380067
  • Detail : By several measures, insurance for you, your family, your home, and your car continues to rise at the fastest rate in our history. In 2005 (the latest year data are available), total national health expenditures rose 7.9 percent - more than three times the rate of inflation. Nearly 50 million Americans are uninsured for healthcare. According to Insurance Information Institute projections, the average annual expenditure for auto insurance in 2006 was $851. Millions of drivers have no auto insurance. The average expenditure for homeowners insurance was $729, according to a February 2007 report b...

The Development of the Mutuality Principle in the Insurance Business

The Development of the Mutuality Principle in the Insurance Business
  • Author : Johann Brazda
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release Date : 2018-09
  • ISBN : 9783643909732
  • Detail : Im Mittelpunkt steht die Entwicklung und Gewichtung des Gegenseitigkeitsprinzips bei Versicherungsvereinen auf Gegenseitigkeit (VVaG) in Österreich. Beginnend mit den ersten Gründungen von VVaG führen die Forschungen bis in die Gegenwart und stellen die jeweiligen Entwicklungsphasen der Gegenseitigkeit dar. Die dabei erkennbare schrittweise Verdünnung des Gegenseitigkeitsprinzips in den VVaG bzw. die phasenweise Modifizierung des Gegenseitigkeitsgedankens werden sowohl für Österreich als auch mittels internationaler Beispiele in Form von Länderstudien präsentiert....

Investment Beliefs

Investment Beliefs
  • Author : K. Koedijk
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2010-12-08
  • ISBN : 9780230307575
  • Detail : Having the right investment beliefs and putting them into practice is key to delivering the right results. Decision makers in the investment industry should worry less about the stocks and products they pick for their clients and more about getting the big picture right; developing investment beliefs are instrumental in making the right choices....

Current Challenges in Financial Regulation

Current Challenges in Financial Regulation
  • Author : Stijn Claessens
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 0987654321X
  • Detail : Financial intermediation and financial services industries have undergone many changes in the past two decades due to deregulation, globalization, and technological advances. The framework for regulating finance has seen many changes as well, with approaches adapting to new issues arising in specific groups of countries or globally. The objectives of this paper are twofold: to review current international thinking on what regulatory framework is needed to develop a financial sector that is stable, yet efficient, and provides proper access to households and firms; and to review the key experien...

The Complete Dictionary of Insurance Terms Explained Simply

The Complete Dictionary of Insurance Terms Explained Simply
  • Author : Melissa Samaroo
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010-09-30
  • ISBN : 9781601382375
  • Detail : This handy guide is designed to assist insurance agents and consumers by explaining these complicated and confusing terms in jargon-free language. More than 2,000 complicated terms are defined in easy to understand language. No category âe" health, life, automobile, homeowners, renterâe(tm)s, or workers compensation âe" is overlooked. The terms are listed in alphabetical order so you can easily find what you need to know and begin to feel more confident when dealing with all matters of insurance. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded...

Islamic Insurance Products

Islamic Insurance Products
  • Author : Mohd Ma'Sum Billah
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-08-28
  • ISBN : 9783030176815
  • Detail : The growth of Islamic finance today is undeniable given its services, product innovation, performance and achievements, with the Islamic insurance market being no exception; it has retained global market recognition in a parallel platform as Islamic finance moves forward. There is much written regarding the Islamic insurance system, but rarely do researchers present the various Islamic insurance products and their structures in one collective place. This book is a timely addition in meeting contemporary market demands by providing a much-needed overview of the Islamic insurance products and th...

Capital Requirements Disclosure and Supervision in the European Insurance Industry

Capital Requirements  Disclosure  and Supervision in the European Insurance Industry
  • Author : M. Starita
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-18
  • ISBN : 9781137390844
  • Detail : Capital Requirements, Disclosure, and Supervision in the European Insurance Industry provides an in-depth analysis of Solvency II's issues by combining both a theoretical approach and evidence of the empirical implications and effects on the European insurance industry....

Access to Justice

Access to Justice
  • Author : J. Peysner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-09-29
  • ISBN : 9781137397232
  • Detail : This book addresses an experiment in funding money damage claims in England from 2000 to 2013. The model - recoverable conditional fees - was unique and has remained so. It covers the development, amendment and effective abolition of the model, as well as the process of policy development and the motivation and objectives of the policy makers....

The Principle of Indemnity in Marine Insurance Contracts

The Principle of Indemnity in Marine Insurance Contracts
  • Author : Kyriaki Noussia
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-08-06
  • ISBN : 9783540490746
  • Detail : This book discusses legal issues related to the principle of indemnity in marine insurance contracts as well as disputes that may arise in a representative sample of common and continental law jurisdictions. It offers a comparative examination of Australian, English, Canadian, French, Greek, Norwegian and U.S. law. It examines the scope for a legal reform and the potential of achieving a better, more flexible, and modern indemnification regime....