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Hong Kong

RGA Reinsurance Company
Hong Kong Branch

Superior service, strong local market knowledge, and an aggressive pricing strategy have made RGA one of the most successful reinsurers in Hong Kong.

For the fifth consecutive year, ceding companies in Hong Kong ranked RGA:  
  • #1 in market share for individual new business.
  • #1 in the market’s Business Capability Index (BCI). The BCI is a composite index that measures satisfaction with reinsurers’ performance across multiple areas.

Source: NMG Consulting’s Asia Life & Health Reinsurance Programme 2017 

This recognition is the result of a strong focus on client success and satisfaction. The Hong Kong team works closely with every client, sharing global insight and expertise to help create products and manage risks and capital more efficiently. We understand the insurer’s perspective better and, thus, can provide more effective solutions.

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Office Leadership

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Michael Shin

Senior Vice President
RGA Hong Kong
Chief Executive Officer
RGA Korea
Chief Marketing Officer
RGA Asia

 

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Carmony Wong

FLMI, AALU, ANZIIF, ACII
Head of Hong Kong
and High Net Worth
RGA Hong Kong

Contacts

RGA Reinsurance Company
Hong Kong Branch
4/F. Cambridge House
Taikoo Place
979 King's Road
Hong Kong
T 852.2511.8688

Clients come to RGA Hong Kong and Southeast Asia for facultative underwriting with sound decisions, quick turnaround times and effective solutions; the company is the worldwide leader in facultative underwriting, receiving more than 6 million cases since 1979. 

  • Innovative e-underwriting Solutions to help your organization underwrite better, faster, and with greater consistency. RGA’s flagship underwriting product, AURA (Automated Underwriting and Risk Analysis), has the strongest underwriting rules service on the market, with thousands of underwriting rules covering impairments, medications, sports, prescription drug histories, avocations and treatments. 
  • RGA offers the Global Underwriting Manual (GUM), an Internet-based underwriting manual that is updated regularly based on the latest research. 
  • Our benchmarking studies to enable clients to compare underwriting teams with peers throughout the industry. 

To learn more, meet our team

At RGA Hong Kong and Southeast Asia, we believe in the power of shared knowledge.  

  • We help underwriters and actuaries stay abreast of the latest insights, research and trends through conferences and training opportunities. 
  • We offer GULF, a proven risk management training program that can be tailored for underwriting, claims and related personnel at all experience levels.
  • We offer an Underwriting and Claims Seminar, a gala annual conference that features experts from around the world speaking on topical issues of interest to our clients.
  • RGA team members also conduct other client training sessions and seminars, sharing their knowledge and expertise in marketing, product development and underwriting with members of the life insurance industry in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia.

Visit the Knowledge Center to learn more about RGA’s research and insights. 
 

Growing awareness, rising Asian wealth, and expanding private bank distribution networks have attracted many companies to the High Net Worth (HNW) opportunity. We have been in this market since 2003; RGA is considered the leading HNW reinsurer. In addition to providing strong product development support, we offer exceptional underwriting service, including:

  • Facultative service
  • Case studies, training in product concepts and underwriting knowledge for distribution channels
  • Underwriter training
  • Overflow support
  • Underwriting guideline development and updates
RGA manages one of the largest in-force blocks in the life reinsurance industry with approximately $3.0 trillion of life reinsurance in force. The company’s mortality and morbidity databases are among the largest worldwide.