'GIC says no loss due to buying cover from Berkshire'

Government on Tuesday said it is examining the way in which the state-owned GIC entered into an arrangement with Berkshire Group of USA and its subsequent cancellation within a short period after payment of USD 15.2 million premium towards reinsurance business cover.

Non-life insurers need to be prudent in underwriting risks: GIC

Indian non-life insurers should be careful while underwriting risks as the non-life insurance market is on a high growth path and needs additional capital to support the business, a top official of General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC) said.