Egypt Quiet, But Insurers Wary Of Region

Ruquet, Mark E.
February 2011
National Underwriter / P&C;2/21/2011, Vol. 115 Issue 7, p8
The article discusses the political conditions of Egypt after the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak in February 2011 and its potential impact to the insurance industry. It notes that the instability and volatility in the country will cause deterrent effects for insurance firms. It also tackles various political issues, such as the nation's bureaucracy and the concern on whether the military will give up power or want to remain in charge.


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