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Sompo Japan Insurance

TYO:8755 ISIN:JP3932400009

Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. ('Sompo Japan') was formed in 2002 to establish a new corporate vision of a "Comprehensive Service Provider Group for Risk and Asset Management." Achieving the three-times merger - the April 2002 merger of The Yasuda Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. and The Daiichi Property and Casualty Insurance Co., Ltd., the July 2002 merger of The Yasuda Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. and The Nissan Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd., and the subsequent merger with The Taisei Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. in December of the same year - Sompo Japan immediately set to work realizing its vision of becoming "a new business presence suited to a new age" and establishing a new corporate image as a comprehensive service provider group for risk and asset management.



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A cautious start is expected in Asian markets Tuesday while Wall Street took a breather after recent gains and closed slightly lower overnight. Asian stocks rallied on Monday, led by resources sector which was helped by higher commodities prices. Australian market posted a seventh consecutive day of gains yesterday. Japan's Nikkei 225 surged 2.1 per cent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index advanced nearly 2 per cent, South Korea's Kospi was up 1.56 per cent and China's Shanghai Composite gained 0.7 per cent.

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  • 1-26-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8338 Japan
  • Telephone
  • +81-3-3349-3111 
  • PresidentHiroshi Hirano  Principal Sector
  • Finance 
  • Principal Industry
  • Banks & Insurance 
  • Established
  • 1944 
  • Listed
  • 1949 
  • Sales
  • JPY 1.38 tril. 
  • Employees
  • 14,982 
  • Homepage

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