February 2009
Best's Review;Feb2009, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p11
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the world insurance industry. The insurance industry's merger and acquisition activity in 2008 has reached $108 billion which decreases by 17% from 2007. A. M. Best Co. unveiled its "BestWeek Asia/Pacific" newsletter in a digital presentation and integrated with video and audio links. America's 2008 third quarter sales of variable annuities decreased by $37.8 billion that has started to decline since May 2008.


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