April 2021

2021: Insurance Regulation in Asia Pacific

In this publication by Norton Rose Fulbright, the guide provides an overview and practical checklist on ten common regulatory issues for insurance companies from 20 countries. The questions cover topics including FDI restrictions, risk-based capital, policy protection, controls approval, minimum capital, and others. Zaid Ibrahim & Co. Partner Idahani Ismas Ismail is the contributing author for the Malaysia section.

Subject matters: Banking Regulatory & Compliance, Corporate Banking
Jurisdictions: Malaysia
Other Resources


On 1 December 2022, KPMG and ZICO Law entered into an agreement under which a number of law firms and teams from the ZICO Law network have joined the KPMG network of firms.

The deal will see more than 275 lawyers join over 2,900 legal professionals in the KPMG global organization, creating a significant legal footprint across Asia. It will offer legal services and solutions, a globally connected legal services platform, and specialists who work with leading technology providers to modernize legal functions across organizations. The strategic combination increases the total number of legal professionals in the KPMG network to close to 3,200 across 84 jurisdictions. You may read the press release here.

For more information and to see how we can assist you in your desired jurisdiction, please follow the links below: