IRDA

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority

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Important changes in 2019 every Indian should be aware of

02 Jan 2019

Important changes in 2019 every Indian should be aware of

The New Year 2019 is finally here and it is now time to know what changes this year brings to our lives.

Insurance money worth Rs. 15,167cr lying unclaimed with firms

29 Jul 2018

Insurance money worth Rs. 15,167cr lying unclaimed with firms

Twenty-three life insurers in India are sitting on unclaimed insurance money of as much as Rs. 15,167cr, with Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) accounting for the lion's share.

#FinancialBytes: How to port your health insurance

21 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: How to port your health insurance

Are you unhappy with your health insurer? Well, then you do have an option to port your health insurance to another insurer, which can offer you better facilities.

Lakhs of trucks go off roads, food prices might increase

18 Jun 2018

Lakhs of trucks go off roads, food prices might increase

About 90L trucks are expected to go off the roads in India today as owners and operators began an indefinite strike, said Channa Reddy, president of the All India Confederation of Goods Vehicle Owners' Associations.

BSE seeks US regulator nod for its India International Exchange

13 May 2018

BSE seeks US regulator nod for its India International Exchange

Asia's oldest bourse BSE is planning to seek US regulator's nod for holding the status of Foreign Board of Trade (FBT) for its India International Exchange in GIFT city in Gujarat.

Bengaluru: 'Newborn' redefined, more insurance benefits for neonatal ICU kids

28 Mar 2018

Bengaluru: 'Newborn' redefined, more insurance benefits for neonatal ICU kids

The increasing need for neonatal care has given way to a new definition of 'newborn' by the IRDA.

Aadhaar-insurance policy linking: Deadline, process, consequences and more

16 Nov 2017

Aadhaar-insurance policy linking: Deadline, process, consequences and more

The IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India) recently announced that linking Aadhaar to insurance policies, both general and life, is mandatory.

Investing in stocks: Know your investment options

09 Sep 2017

Investing in stocks: Know your investment options

People's decision to invest in stock markets are largely affected by misconceptions about the stock market, a lack of adequate information, and a limited amount of funds.

Investing in stocks: Know your investment options

13 Aug 2017

Investing in stocks: Know your investment options

People's decision to invest in stock markets are largely affected by misconceptions about the stock market, a lack of adequate information, and a limited amount of funds.

HDFC Life, Max rejig merger plans after IRDA's cancellation

27 Jun 2017

HDFC Life, Max rejig merger plans after IRDA's cancellation

Post Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDA) rejection of HDFC Life Insurance Co. Ltd and Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd's three-step union, the two firms have extended their merger deadline and have come up with a new structure in compliance with all norms.

HDFC and Max to merge their life insurance businesses

10 Aug 2016

HDFC and Max to merge their life insurance businesses

HDFC and Max Group announced the merger deal of their life insurance businesses.

IRDA issues remuneration guidelines; caps CEO's salary at Rs.1.5 cr

07 Aug 2016

IRDA issues remuneration guidelines; caps CEO's salary at Rs.1.5 cr

In a first, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) of India issued remuneration guidelines for non-executive and managing directors at insurance companies.