2014 IUMI Conference Hong Kong

After the opening session, the Facts and Figures Committee again set the scene with an update on the macroeconomic environment and shipping market (Patrizia Kern) and the global marine insurance market (Astrid Seltmann). Guest speaker was Iris Ip, who gave an overview over the Chinese marine insurance market. 

Facts and Figures Committee reports
as presented Monday 22 September 2014, by F&F Committee chairman Ms. Patrizia Kern and vice-chairman and Cefor analyst/actuary Ms. Astrid Seltmann. In addition, data tables are available for download with marine premiums by country 2004-2013, and loss ratio triangulations for underwriting years up to 2013.

1. Report on World Merchant Fleet and World Trade (Patrizia Kern)

2. Global Marine Insurance Report (Astrid Seltmann)
    Data tables - marine premiums by country 2004-2013
    Data tables - loss ratio triangulations 
3. Development of the marine market in China (Iris Ip)

Further data updates released by the Facts and Figures Committee: 
Cargo Fact Sheet 2014 & Summary
Energy Fact Sheet 2014 & Summary 
Hull Fact Sheet 2014 & Summary

Two other presentations of relevance for analysts were given at the Ocean Hull Workshop: Technical Pricing (Christian Irgens, Norwegian Hull Club) and the President's Workshop: Marine Underwriters to become (better?) portfolio managers (Dr. Volker Bergeest, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty)

All other presentations given at IUMI 2014 in Hong Kong are available here: