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Capital Markets & IT -lakyara

Financial institutions are under constant pressure to reduce costs, improve operational efficiency, adapt to regulatory changes and grow their business. NRI believes that a combination financial knowledge and information technology are crucial to the industry’s growth and development. Through our lakyara reports, NRI identifies the various capital markets and IT issues impacting our clients and the future of their business.
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Dec. 2012

Retail Business

Finer-grained earthquake insurance loss assessments could give rise to new problems

Hiroyuki Nozaki

Earthquake insurance's purpose is to help stabilize earthquake victims' daily lives in the aftermath of an earthquake. In reality, however, it is used to indemnify property losses. Earthquake insurance reform is now under discussion, but expedient reforms will likely give rise to new problems.