Warranty Sc Indemnity (W&I) Insurance: An important consideration for Asian M&A deals

Shah, Ronak
December 2013
Asia Insurance Review;Dec2013, p40
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance for merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in Asia. W&I insurance protects losses from a breach of a warranty or an indemnity, contractually created between a seller and buyer. M&A practitioners view W&I insurance as a more efficient financial instrument to release capital and enhance their returns as against the old premium for policy perspective of traditional insurance.


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