05 May '11, 9pm

New premiums for life insurance up 45%: by Lois Calderon SINGAPORE - Singapore's life insurance industry reporte...

SINGAPORE - Singapore's life insurance industry reported a 45-per-cent rise in weighted new business premiums to S$460 million in the first quarter from the year-ago period, amid revived consumer confidence. In a statement yesterday, the Life Insurance Association (LIA) said sales were brisk across all insurance products. The industry clocked in S$294 million in weighted regular premium sales during the three-month period, up 35 per cent from a year ago. Single premium sales surged by 65 per cent year-on-year to S$166 million. "Robust growth for the industry has come on the back of strong consumer confidence. The economy is in good shape and we are optimistic that the life insurance industry will remain strong throughout the rest of this year," said LIA president Tan Hak Leh. Of the new sales, traditional policies - or those that are not tied to investments such as bond fu...

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