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Munich Re, Swiss Re gain India go-ahead

Matthew Neill 29 December 2016

Munich Re and Swiss Re have received clearance from the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) to establish a branch in the country.

The German reinsurer is understood to have obtained "R3" approval, but is awaiting final procedural clearance from the regulator, while a Swiss Re representative confirmed Irdai has granted it R3 go-ahead.

Earlier this week Hannover Re and Scor announced they had secured final approval to set up branch offices in India.

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