Inside Asia


A walk through Hong Kong riding the Omicron wave

Last month, the Actuaries Institute published the Thought Leadership paper 'Big data and the digital economy: Benefits and pitfalls in the insurance industry'. The paper examines how the actuarial profession can seize the vast digital opportunities in the age of data. In this article, Institute Board Member Iris Lun draws upon the paper's key points in investigating how the Hong Kong life insurance market has evolved amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in the region.