TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Shah, Ronak
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Asia Insurance Review;Dec2013, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
93283119

 

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