Japan Insurance, Companies & Insurance Quote
Insurance in Japan occupies a special role and a recent survey also revealed that the life insurance of the Japanese institute have almost 90% households with life insurance policies. The regulatory body for the Japan insurance is the Financial Services Agency.
The insurance providers in Japan include top companies dealing with life insurance sector as well as non-life insurance sector as well. The top insurance companies leading on the basis of gross premiums with life insurance are Nippon Insurance, Meiji Yasuda Insurance, American Family Insurance, Taiyo Insurance, Dai-ichi Insurance, Sumitomo Insurance and Mitsui Insurance.
There were 40 life insurance companies in 2007, but the total amount insured showed 13.7% decrease than the earlier year. The 2007 year end showed a decrease of individual insurance to 4.5% to JPY979.4 trillion. The year 2008 December 31 recorded ¥198.6 billion and this was a decline by 3.5% than the earlier year same period that recorded ¥5,435.9 billion.
The net claims paid had to be increased by 1.1%. The automobile insurance net premiums also fell by 1.3% and the net premiums of liability insurance by 21.5%. Conversely, the income of the net premiums showed a decrease of 0.9% accounting to ¥67.1 billion in comparison to the earlier fiscal year that revealed ¥7,470.0 billion.
Insurance in Japan also deals with companies offering non-life insurance policies and the top companies are Tokyo Marine & Nichido, Nippon Koa Insurance, Nisshin Insurance, Sompo Japan and Nissay Dowa.
One thing is certain in Japan Insurance that it covers various things in its healthcare insurance such as disease screenings, infectious disease control, prenatal care and many more services free of cost. Insurance providers in Japan can look for details by acquiring quotes and comparing prices, before settling to any one insurance type.
Insurance in Japan include top companies such as Allianz, Global Health, HealthCare International and Inter Global. National health insurance program is one of the insurance in Japan that can be joined as employers as this is offered by the local government. Above all, under this type of insurance in Japan, insurers cannot be denied their coverage at any cost.