The CIVETS are outshining BRICS as engines of future international economic growth.
The U.S. international focus on insurance shifts from 50 states to a new state of mind.
Governments everywhere shift benefits to employers, giving brokers major new markets to explore beyond their borders.
Emerging-market consumers will overwhelm our industry in 15 years unless we are prepped, are flexible and have boots on the ground.
Skilled workers soon will be scarce, while millions of unskilled will remain jobless.
If you build it, they will come. Emerging-market infrastructure growth portends steady business for brokers.
There’s plenty about the future that we know, and more that we don’t. Don’t get blindsided by being unprepared for what’s in plain sight.
A majority of world trade today is in services, yet trade progress talk focuses on manufacturing. It’s time we recognize the obvious.
Brokers must help clients understand when a parent company has an insurable interest in an international affiliate.
While the rest of the world struggles, Asia and Latin America offer opportunity.