Malaysian Re FY 2024 GWP tops US$500m; father or mother achieves document internet revenue


Malaysian Re’s father or mother MNRB Holdings has tripled its internet revenue to MYR428.3 million (US$90 million) within the monetary yr of 2024 which ended March 31, up from MYR142.6 million the yr earlier than, based on a inventory change submitting.

The corporate’s best-ever ends in its 50-year historical past had been primarily fuelled by sturdy underwriting efficiency coupled with strong funding returns, it mentioned. The group, which gives reinsurance in addition to common and household takaful enterprise, noticed its gross written premiums and gross written contributions (GWP/GWC) improve 17.6% year-on-year to MYR4 billion in FY 2024.

Reinsurance enterprise
Malaysian Re achieved a record-breaking MYR2.5 billion (US$527.2 million) in GWP/GWC within the fiscal yr of 2024, surpassing the MYR 2-billion mark for the primary time. It reported a mixed ratio of 95.5%, a 4 foundation factors year-on-year enchancment.

The reinsurance/retakaful enterprise’s revenue after tax rose by 146% to MYR362.4 million from MYR108.2 million a yr in the past. Its worldwide enterprise grew by 14.2% to MYR513.5 million in FY2024.

Malaysian Re’s insurance coverage service outcomes climbed to MYR339.2 million within the newest monetary yr from MYR40.1 million beforehand.

These outcomes stem from “the strategic enterprise remodelling initiated in 2021, aimed toward diversifying Malaysian Re’s enterprise engines and mitigating the affect of prevalent pure catastrophes”, it mentioned.

This included a deal with enhancing portfolio diversification, venturing into choose new sectors together with speciality strains and renewable and inexperienced vitality, and optimising capital administration, the corporate mentioned.

Insurance coverage and takaful
General income rose 21.1% to MYR3.6 billion in FY2024.

Working income from its reinsurance enterprise elevated by 23.5% primarily pushed by the expansion in insurance coverage income, by MYR325.3 million, contributed by specialty enterprise, home and abroad treaties from the Center East and North Africa enterprise portfolios, in addition to a rise in funding revenue of MYR55.2 million.

The working income of its retakaful enterprise was up 48.4% to MYR36.1 million, predominantly on account of a rise within the household retakaful income.

In the meantime, the final takaful’s working income was at MYR838.4 million, a 33% development from greater gross contribution from all courses of enterprise.

The development in its reinsurance revenue is because of “higher insurance coverage service outcome on account of higher present yr claims expertise, as in comparison with the earlier yr which was affected by disaster and enormous losses, coupled with greater funding revenue and beneficial honest worth actions from investments,” based on the corporate’s submitting to Bursa Malaysia.

The expansion within the group’s general working income was additionally on account of a rise in its funding revenue, by MYR94.1 million.

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