I would like some help with my essay based on the topic of premium undercutting in the Ghana insurance industry. No specific documentation is required to be used for research.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 8:31 am ad1c9bdddf
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1. The Insurance Industry in Ghana
Insurance service organizations in Ghana can be recorded under two fundamental headings to be specific life coverage and non-life coverage with some real key players, for example, SIC Insurance Company, Phoenix Life Assurance Company, Metropolitan Insurance Company, Provident Life Assurance Company and Life Insurance Company among others.
The insurance business was strengthened by the presentation of new capital, administrative and consistence necessities from the National Insurance Commission (NIC). Also, the Insurance Commission in 2015 issued endorsed commission rates for protection mediators for all lines of organizations.
This review planned to survey the execution of Ghanaian protection industry a contextual analysis of the SIC to recognize quality and shortcomings of the business to address them with the goal that more individuals can be pulled in to the business which is one of the significant difficulties of the business as of now.
The outcomes proposed that there is shakiness of development in the protection business in SIC as a result of undercutting of premium rates, high withdrawal and surrender rates, and high installments of cases and low level of public awareness about the insurance business among others.
The interest for insurance is relied upon to develop for the accompanying reasons: increasing center working class, increasing consciousness of the significance of protection to people, corporate bodies and the state, development and extension of the economy mining and oil investigation guarantees tremendous protection premiums and expanding monetary intermediation. With the declaration of the Insurance Act, it is normal that control of the business will be reinforced which would empower the reasonable administration of insurance agencies.
Insurance agencies are split in two: life coverage and non disaster protection. The Life workplaces were GLICO Life Insurance Company Limited, Quality Life Insurance Company Limited, Enterprise Life Insurance Company and State Life Insurance Limited. The Non-life organizations were GLICO Insurance Company Limited, Quality Insurance Company Limited and State Insurance Company Limited, Enterprise Insurance Company Limited. The National Insurance Commission gave profitable data with respect to the examination since it is the administrative body and incorporates industry information.
Our examination will cover non-life coverage organizations, with a focus on State Insurance Company.
2. Premium undercutting
Premium undermining is the practice where an insurance agency furtively offers customers unreasonably low premiums with a specific end goal to pick up a competitive advantage. It must be underlined that the practice is deceptive as well as criminal, as the NIC may deny a defaulting guarantor's permit. The thought process of engagement is as a rule to build the business portfolio, yet this constantly drains the safety net provider's stores, making it troublesome for them to respect claims, some of the time.
The following are some of the reasons for premium undercutting:
i. Price ...
The solution reviews the influence of premium undercutting in the insurance industry using a case study of State Insurance Corporation, Accra, Ghana.