Philip G Heasley, President and CEO, ACI Worldwide

Digital Payment: India needs competition, cost, convivence and confidence to succeed

  Mumbai: The Indian industry is rapidly adopting technology in payment system primarily through mobile wallet apps and now various APIs, said Kaku Nakhate President and Country Head (India), Bank of America N.A stated.   Many banks including Bank of America  independently or in partnership have developed...


BGC Insurance Group to establish new global aviation brokerage

  LONDON:  BGC Insurance Group (BGCI), a division of BGC Partners Inc. , a leading global brokerage and financial technology company, today announced plans to launch a specialist global aviation and aerospace (re)insurance brokerage. Marcel Chad will be President of the planned new BGCI brokerage.   The...


Victor Kuk, Managing Director and Head, Client Markets Southeast Asia, India, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan,P&C Reinsurance Asia,Swiss Re

``We do write a lot of agriculture business and it contributes to about 40% of our business in India''

  Swiss Re has completed more than one year of direct operations in Indian market. How do you see the Indian market? The reason that we have established direct operations in India is because we wanted to be on the ground, to better understand and cater...


   

India will overtake China, sub-Saharan Africa population to double

  India, projected to surpass China as the world's most populous country around 2027, is expected to add nearly 273 million people between now and 2050 and will remain the most populated country through the end of the current century, a UN report said on Monday.   ...