TITLE

PricewaterhouseCoopers Releases June 2004 Insurance Digest Pointing To Significant Issues And Trends

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Insurance Advocate;6/14/2004, Vol. 115 Issue 23, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the issues and trends driving the insurance industry, based on the June 2004 Americas Insurance Digest released by PricewaterhouseCoopers to coincide with the World Insurance Forum in Bermuda. Implications of corporate governance and Sarbanes-Oxley for director and officer liability insurers; Progress in international financial reporting standards; Management of insurer asbestos risks; Management of general agents and the implications of Sarbanes-Oxley.
ACCESSION #
13639663

 

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