Tuesday 14, January 2014 by Robin Amlôt

Bancassurance expansion trends in MENA: Insight, Challenges and Differentiators

In the GCC, insurance products are gaining in popularity, but the region is still lagging when it comes to insurance penetration. First Gulf Bank figures indicate that insurance penetration in the region is currently at just 1.4 per cent, compared to 7.9 per cent in the US and 7.1 per cent in Europe.